A 3,700-year-old inscribed clay tablet reveals a surprising new version of the Biblical flood story, complete with how-to instructions for assembling an ark. Following the directions, expert boat builders assemble and launch a massive reed boat. Witness a new investigation of the Biblical flood story on NOVA: Secrets of Noah’s Ark.
Former Kansas City, Mo. mayor Kay Barnes joined Mike Shanin for a conversation about the rebirth of downtown, which largely began during her administration. On this week’s edition of Ruckus, the talk turns to the future of the Country Club Plaza, the struggles of Kansas Democrats and the GOP candidates vying for the presidency. Join moderator Mike Shanin ...Continue Reading
The stage is set, the curtain rises, we are ready to begin… Sherlock, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, will return to television for a Victorian-era Special, followed by a series of three new episodes. Read more at the MASTERPIECE web site.
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 Episode 2 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
A new lion’s arrival sparks a conflict among Gorongosa’s dominant lions. Joyce Poole has questions about the mysterious behavior of Gorongosa’s elephants, and Bob Poole tastes the danger of crop-raiding elephants. GORONGOSA PARK Rebirth of Paradise
The artists of the Unity – The Latin Tribute to Michael Jackson concert (10pm October 9 on KCPT) discuss their favorite Michael Jackson dance moves. Hear Latin-infused arrangements of iconic songs in this concert special hosted by Sheila E. when The PBS Arts Fall Festival returns this Friday night.