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
Thanks to everyone who joined KCPT, Feast Magazine’s Catherine Neville and Martin City Brewery Company owner and brewer Matt Moore for Brew Debut. KCPT members enjoyed the first glass of 19, a dark saison, and an insight into the process that went into its creation. Some KCPT members at The Fab Four concert on October 10 enjoyed a special ...Continue Reading
Day of the Dead or Dia de Muertos is a holiday celebrated throughout Mexico and other countries around the world. Traditionally, a skull or “calavera” (in Spanish) is decorated to help celebrate the day. Turn ping pong balls and battery tea lights into “Sugar Skull” magnets for a great way to open up a dialogue ...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.
Domestic cats are derived from an wild African species that moved in with humans some 10,000 years ago. Although they no longer have to hunt their own food, even as kittens, they display a number of traits that make them effective killers. From the award-winning team that brought us EARTHflight and Penguins: Spy in the ...Continue Reading