Twice Born, Episode 1 VIDEO
Dr. Holly Hedrick performs a rare EXIT procedure and attempts to remove a tumor from a fetus while it is still attached to mother, Lesly. Meanwhile, couple Bobby and Shelly anxiously wait to find out if they are candidates for fetal surgery to repair their baby’s spine. Twice Born – Stories From The Special Delivery ...Continue Reading
Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies tells the comprehensive story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern research institutions. The six-hour film interweaves a sweeping historical narrative with intimate stories about contemporary patients, and an investigation into the latest ...Continue Reading
Painted in 1580, El Greco’s Penitent Magdalene recently underwent restoration at the Conservation Department at the Nelson-Atkins Museum. Restoration expert Scott Heffley provides an inside look at the delicate and time consuming process of making something old new again on this edition of Arts Upload.
The death knell sounds in the Selfridge household, but so do wedding bells. Harry has a new cause. So does Lord Locksley. Mr. Selfridge, Season 3 airs Sundays at 8pm on Masterpiece.
Annie Lennox sings “I Put a Spell on You” in her live concert of her Grammy-nominated album Nostalgia. Her performance of the song at the 2015 Grammy Awards was one of the most talked about highlights of that broadcast. The song was originally written and recorded in 1956 by Screamin’ Jay Hawkins. Lennox’s version also ...Continue Reading
The search for a “cure” for cancer is the greatest epic in the history of science, spanning centuries and continents. This episode follows that centuries-long search, but centers on the story of Sidney Farber, who, defying conventional wisdom in the late 1940s, introduces the modern era of chemotherapy, eventually galvanizing a “war on cancer.” Interwoven ...Continue Reading