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
The six-part WORLD DANCESPORT GRANDSLAM SERIES attracts the world’s best dancers to compete for the most prestigious titles and the most prize money in the world of dance. This six episode series will cover both the Latin and Standard competitions of the last two regular legs of the series – held in Stuttgart, Germany, and ...Continue Reading
Keeley Hawes (Upstairs Downstairs, Wives and Daughters) stars as an intrepid widow who decamps from dreary 1930s England to a sun-dappled Greek island with her four recalcitrant children, ages 11 to 21, on The Durrells in Corfu, a six-part adaptation of Gerald Durrell’s My Family and Other Animals and its two sequels, airing on MASTERPIECE, Sundays, October 16th – ...Continue Reading
Visual Artist Jessica Kincaid is perhaps best known for the small, beaded tapestries she creates in her studio at the InterUrban ArtHouse in Overland Park, Kansas. Kincaid has received numerous accolades over the years including a Charlotte Street Award in 2006. In 2012, Kincaid was named a Women to Watch in Fiber by Greater Kansas ...Continue Reading
One of the story lines of this election year has been alarm over law and order in cities and police shootings of unarmed black Americans. This week in our Common Grounds coffee conversation series we head to Kansas City, Kansas, where we get a police take on that as we bring together five KCK police ...Continue Reading