How We Got to Now: Light VIDEO
Best-selling author Steven Johnson relates the story of people who take us out of the dark and into the light, including the invention of Edison’s light bulb and how an 18th-century shipping community discovered a source of illumination by putting a kid inside a whale’s head, How We Got to Now.
NOVA: First Air War VIDEO
NOVA explores how fighter planes evolved from rickety biplanes to deadly machines during WWI.
Lennox shares reflections with Tavis Smiley on her five decades in the music business and her new CD, “Nostalgia,” which mines the Great American Songbook.
Fans watching game 7 of the World Series at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum on Wednesday night were disappointed by the Royals loss, but still very supportive of the home team. The Hale Center for Journalism’s Todd Feeback captured reactions from the crowd as they watched the San Francisco Giants defeat the Royals 3-2. ...Continue Reading
The Kansas City Royals made it to post-season play for the first time in nearly 30 years, but the team couldn’t quite clinch the World Series. The Royals lost the World Series to the San Francisco Giants last night, 3-2. Below is a collection of Kansas City reactions to the loss. [View the story "KC ...Continue Reading
The top-of-the-ticket races may be commanding the most attention in this year’s Kansas election, but significant issues also are in play in some of the down-ballot contests. The insurance commissioner’s race is one example. Like the higher-profile races, it features candidates with very different perspectives on key issues. But unlike those races, the contestants remain ...Continue Reading