The Black & Veatch mentoring program began last week in the first four schools in the program. KCPT and Black & Veatch engineers, along with students from St. Teresa’s Academy, worked with 5th grade students at Banneker (KCPS), Briarcliff (NKC), Oak Grove (Turner USD 202), and Ingels (Hickman Mills) schools. The program is part of a ...Continue Reading
A typical 2-year-old is building 2 million new connections every second, but after the age of two this growth is halted, and a process of pruning begins. The process of becoming someone is about pruning back the brain’s connections. Neuroscientist David Eagleman explores the wonders of the human brain in an epic series that reveals ...Continue Reading
In Immigration Battle, a special two-hour feature film presentation from FRONTLINE and INDEPENDENT LENS, acclaimed independent filmmakers Shari Robertson and Michael Camerini take viewers behind closed doors in Washington’s corridors of power to explore the political realities surrounding one of the country’s most pressing and divisive issues.
If you watched local TV news this week, you might not even have seen a break for a weather update, it was wall-to-wall Royals coverage. A 7- 2 win over the Houston Astros send Kansas City to the American League Championship Series for the second straight year. The Pitch newspaper in their new Best of Kansas City ...Continue Reading
NOVA : CyberWar Threat VIDEO
The global cyberwar is heating up and the stakes are no longer limited to the virtual world of computers. Now, thanks in part to secret documents released by Edward Snowden, the true scale of the National Security Agency’s scope and power is coming to light. Besides spending billions of dollars to ingest and analyze the worlds’ ...Continue Reading
When filmmaker Ken Dornstein was 19 years old, his older brother David was one of 189 Americans killed in the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland. In the final episode of this three-part series from FRONTLINE, Dornstein continues on his quest for answers — diving deep into the case files, assembling a list ...Continue Reading