For more than 50 years KCPT has provided public television programs and educational services to the people of this community. Raising awareness about estate planning is in line with that mission. Did you know that 120 million Americans do not have a proper estate plan? If you’re one of them, KCPT can help. We’re offering a free estate ...Continue Reading
C is for ‘Cookie’ this weekend! Satisfy your sweet tooth with back-to-back episodes focused on everyone’s favorite indulgence. Martha Stewart, John Besh, Julia Child, Mary Ann Esposito, The Jazzy Vegetarian and others share their favorite recipes — from maple-pecan shortbread squares to oatmeal-chocolate chip cookies. You’ll never buy store-bought again! Create marathons air on Saturday from ...Continue Reading
Charlie Hebdo. Paris. Brussels. Since January of 2015, a wave of attacks by terrorists linked to Al Qaeda and ISIS has overwhelmed Europe, killing nearly 200 people and injuring hundreds more. Could those attacks have been prevented? And why does Europe remain so vulnerable to the terrorism threat? On October 18, FRONTLINE and ProPublica present ...Continue Reading
It’s the most important meal of the day! Watch as long-fermented, boiled and baked bagels are crafted by hand at Legacy Bagelry, a tiny artisan shop tucked into an unassuming strip mall in Springfield. You’ll also visit Stanton Bros. Eggs, the country’s largest free-range egg operation near Columbia, which is run by two young brothers. ...Continue Reading
Continuing its successful engineering mentoring program, KCPT is working with engineers at Black & Veatch and new partner LRNG KC to bring engineers and engineering projects to 12 schools in Missouri and Kansas.
Nikola Tesla’s technology revolutionized the electrical age of the 20th century. Although eclipsed in fame by Edison and Marconi, it was Tesla’s vision that paved the way for today’s wireless world. His fertile but undisciplined imagination was the source of his genius but also his downfall, as the image of Tesla as a “mad scientist” ...Continue Reading