Friday, February 6, 2015

Arts in Context | Rude Mechs

While fostering a truly collaborative environment - there are no individual leaders...

Arts in Context | Rude Mechs
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Tavis Smiley | Marcus Roberts performance

The legendary jazz pianist performs a song from his CD, "Romance, Swing, and the Blues."

Tavis Smiley | Marcus Roberts performance
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QUEST | A Sea Without Stars

Investigate a mysterious infection that's killing millions of West Coast starfish.

QUEST | A Sea Without Stars
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EARTH A New Wild | EARTH A New Wild | Pandas

How rare is a baby panda? China has invested billions in trying to breed them.

EARTH A New Wild | EARTH A New Wild | Pandas
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Austin City Limits | The Black Keys "Fever"

The Black Keys perform their hit "Fever" on Austin City Limits.

Austin City Limits | The Black Keys "Fever"
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Nature | Owl Shows Off Silent Flight Superpower

Just how quiet is a barn owl in flight? The answer, as it turns out: very quiet indeed.

Nature | Owl Shows Off Silent Flight Superpower
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The Italian Americans | Sacco and Vanzetti

Sacco and Vanzetti were Italian anarchists found guilty of murder in 1921

The Italian Americans | Sacco and Vanzetti
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Nature | Penguin Post Office

Antarctica's most popular destination is a British post office surrounded by penguins.

Nature | Penguin Post Office
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American Woodshop | Sustainability (web extra)

Scott talks about wood and sustainability in this web only clip

American Woodshop | Sustainability (web extra)
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Austin City Limits | Behind the Scenes: J. Roddy Walston & The Business

Go behind the scenes at Austin City Limits with J. Roddy & The Business.

Austin City Limits | Behind the Scenes: J. Roddy Walston & The Business
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EARTH A New Wild | EARTH A New Wild | Plains Preview

See how humans and wildlife can live together on the plains in beneficial partnerships.

EARTH A New Wild | EARTH A New Wild | Plains Preview
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Original Fare | The Truffle Hunt

Learn about truffles, one of the world's most delicate and expensive luxuries.

Original Fare | The Truffle Hunt
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Tavis Smiley | Actor Kevin Costner

The accomplished actor and Oscar-winning director discusses his new film "Black or White."

Tavis Smiley | Actor Kevin Costner
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QUEST | Science at the Ballot Box

KQED Newsroom and QUEST examine the science behind issues in next month's election.

QUEST | Science at the Ballot Box
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Austin City Limits | J. Roddy Walston & The Business "Heavy Bells"

J. Roddy Walston & The Business perform "Heavy Bells" on Austin City Limits.

Austin City Limits | J. Roddy Walston & The Business "Heavy Bells"
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Shakespeare Uncovered | Joseph Fiennes on Romeo and Juliet's Famous Balcony Scene

Joseph Fiennes on Romeo and Juliet's famous balcony scene.

Shakespeare Uncovered | Joseph Fiennes on Romeo and Juliet's Famous Balcony Scene
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The Italian Americans | Rudolph Valentino

Rudolph Valentino brought something totally new to Hollywood

The Italian Americans | Rudolph Valentino
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Austin City Limits | Behind the Scenes: The Black Keys (Season 40)

Go behind the scenes at Austin City Limits as The Black Keys return to take the stage.

Austin City Limits | Behind the Scenes: The Black Keys (Season 40)
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EARTH A New Wild | EARTH A New Wild | Plains

See how humans and wildlife can live together on the plains in beneficial partnerships.

EARTH A New Wild | EARTH A New Wild | Plains
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QUEST | Soup Without Sharks

Learn about a shark-fin ban, a miracle stove, and the first woman to experiment in space.

QUEST | Soup Without Sharks
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PBS Arts | Music Makes a City Now | Ep. 6: All Together Now

Teddy Abrams and a unique mix of Louisville musicians create a landmark community concert.

PBS Arts | Music Makes a City Now | Ep. 6: All Together Now
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Shakespeare Uncovered | Joseph Fiennes Visits a Class on Iambic Pentameter

Joseph Fiennes listens in on a Shakespeare class on Iambic Pentameter.

Shakespeare Uncovered | Joseph Fiennes Visits a Class on Iambic Pentameter
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The Italian Americans | Assimilation

Immigrants were expected to assimilate into the American culture.

The Italian Americans | Assimilation
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The Victory Garden | The VICTORY GARDEN Presents edibleFEAST Season 36 Promo

Victory Garden's edibleFEAST Season 36 is a is a re-launch of the classic PBS series.

The Victory Garden | The VICTORY GARDEN Presents edibleFEAST Season 36 Promo
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Austin City Limits | The Black Keys "Gotta Get Away"

The Black Keys perform "Gotta Get Away" on Austin City Limits.

Austin City Limits | The Black Keys "Gotta Get Away"
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EARTH A New Wild | EARTH A New Wild | Forests Preview

Saving the world's forests lies in recognizing their value while they're still standing.

EARTH A New Wild | EARTH A New Wild | Forests Preview
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Great Performances | La Dolce Vita: The Music of Italian Cinema

With the New York Philharmonic, featuring Joshua Bell, Renee Fleming and Josh Groban.

Great Performances | La Dolce Vita: The Music of Italian Cinema
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QUEST | Millie Hughes-Fulford: Scientist in Space

Meet Millie Hughes-Fulford, the first U.S. woman to space-travel as a working scientist.

QUEST | Millie Hughes-Fulford: Scientist in Space
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American Experience | Edison's Electric Light

Edison unveiled his electric light on New Year's Eve 1879. Premiering Jan. 27 on PBS.

American Experience | Edison's Electric Light
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American Masters | Phylicia Rashad Performs "Gem of the Ocean" Aunt Ester Scene

Rashad performs a scene from August Wilson's play "Gem of the Ocean," as Aunt Ester.

American Masters | Phylicia Rashad Performs "Gem of the Ocean" Aunt Ester Scene
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Food Forward | Food Rebel: Anya Fernald

Anya Fernald is the CEO of Belcampo Meat Co. Her revolutionary idea? Pay for quality.

Food Forward | Food Rebel: Anya Fernald
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NOVA | Sinkholesâ?"Buried Alive

The catastrophic collapse of the ground beneath our feet is a growing worldwide hazard.

NOVA | Sinkholesâ?"Buried Alive
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American Experience | The Big Burn

In the summer of 1910, the largest fire in American history raged in the Northern Rockies.

American Experience | The Big Burn
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Austin City Limits | Foo Fighters "Best of You"

Foo Fighters return to ACL with classics and new material from Sonic Highways.

Austin City Limits | Foo Fighters "Best of You"
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ChefSteps | Decoding Tough & Tender Cuts

Watch our one-min video on meat cuts, then march over to the butcher and order some.

ChefSteps | Decoding Tough & Tender Cuts
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How We Got to Now | About Steven Johnson

Steven Johnson is the Host and Executive Producer of How We Got To Now with Steven Johnson

How We Got to Now | About Steven Johnson
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QUEST | Soup Without Sharks

Chinese restaurants adapt their menus to comply with California's ban on shark fin sales.

QUEST | Soup Without Sharks
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The Italian Americans | Children of Two Worlds

Italians were pulled in two directions: to assimilate or to stay loyal to traditions

The Italian Americans | Children of Two Worlds
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How We Got to Now | Sizzle Reel video

Steven Johnson reveals the story behind the remarkable ideas that made modern life possibl

How We Got to Now | Sizzle Reel  video
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America Reframed | Shell Shocked | Promo

Shell Shocked examines the teen murder epidemic and its impact on lives in New Orleans.

America Reframed | Shell Shocked | Promo
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American Experience | The Big Burn, Chapter 1

In 1910 the largest fire in U.S. history burned over 3 million acres. Premieres Feb. 3.

American Experience | The Big Burn, Chapter 1
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American Masters | Monologue from "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" by August Wilson

"White folks don't understand about the blues," says Ma Rainey in August Wilson's play.

American Masters | Monologue from "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" by August Wilson
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Austin City Limits | Behind the Scenes: Foo Fighters

Go behind the scenes at Austin City Limits with Foo Fighters.

Austin City Limits | Behind the Scenes: Foo Fighters
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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly | India's Slum Dwellers

One man's efforts to organizine the urban poor has helped bring change around the world.

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly | India's Slum Dwellers
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QUEST | Darfur Stoves Project

Learn how a fuel-efficient stove is helping protect Sudanese women from violent attacks.

QUEST | Darfur Stoves Project
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The Italian Americans | Fruits of Thy Labor

Laborers were striving for better working conditions

The Italian Americans | Fruits of Thy Labor
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