Artificial light makes the modern world possible. But not all kinds of light are good for us. Electric light has fundamentally altered our lives, our bodies and the very nature of our sleep…from Deep Look | PBS Digital Studios.
Thanks to everyone who joined Nick Haines and KCPT at our 2015 BritCom Tea. On January 25, 130 of Kansas City’s largest fans of public television’s British programs came together for an afternoon of laughter, conversation and all things British, including a thought-provoking game of trivia from. KCPT’s Nick Haines. Find your photos below to print and ...Continue Reading
David Harewood discusses how Othello’s black character brought racial prejudices. He also shares his experience on being the first black actor to play Othello, from Shakespeare Uncovered.
NOVA examines a growing worldwide hazard: the catastrophic collapse of the ground beneath our feet. In a leafy suburb near Tampa, Florida, on February 28, 2013, a giant hole opened up under the bedroom floor of Jeffrey Bush, swallowing him as he slept. His body was never found. Bush was a victim of a sinkhole—a ...Continue Reading
Here’s an idea: Mike Rugnetta examines the phenomenon of the popularity of the WBEZ podcast Serial and our concept of objectivity relating to law and journalism.
By the time he died in 1931, Thomas Edison was one of the most famous men in the world. The holder of more patents than any other inventor in history, Edison had amassed a fortune and achieved glory as the genius behind such revolutionary inventions as sound recording, motion pictures, and electric light.