Arts and Culture

Great Scientists in Their Own Words

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 10:00pm

Although intellect and talent were vital to the preeminent scientists of the 20th century, it was ultimately their individual personalities and quirks that drove each to great discoveries.

NOVA: Operation Lighthouse Rescue

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 9:00pm

Join engineers as they race to rescue a historic Martha’s Vineyard lighthouse from certain doom.

American Masters – Janis: Little Girl Blue

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 8:00pm

One of the most revered and influential rock ’n’ roll singers of all time, Janis Joplin (January 19, 1943 - October 4, 1970) thrilled audiences and blazed new creative trails before her death at age 27.

INDEPENDENT LENS: My Nazi Legacy

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 10:00pm

Meet the sons of two Nazi war criminals who jointly were responsible for thousands of deaths.

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival 2016

Sun, 05/01/2016 - 2:00pm

Classical 91.5 brings listeners 13 episodes of a series that features highlights from the 43rd season of the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival.

Pacific Heartbeat: Splinters

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 8:00pm

In the 1980’s an intrepid Australian pilot left behind a surfboard in the seaside village of Vanimo, Papua New Guinea. Twenty years later, surfing is not only a pillar of village life, but it’s also a means to prestige.

Happy Birthday, Mr. Sondheim

Sat, 04/16/2016 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Described by Frank Rich of The New York Times as "Now the greatest and perhaps best-known artist in the American musical theater," Stephen Sondheim turned 86 on March 22. 

A Gathering of Heroes

Tue, 06/14/2016 - 9:00pm

Watch as a group of determined World War II veterans make a cross-country trek to Washington, sharing stories of struggle, determination, and friendship along the way.

A Gathering of Heroes

Tue, 06/14/2016 - 9:00pm

Watch as a group of determined World War II veterans make a cross-country trek to Washington, sharing stories of struggle, determination, and friendship along the way.

Finding Elizabeth's Soldiers

Sun, 05/08/2016 - 4:30am

Elizabeth Black left a promising Pittsburgh art career to join American Red Cross efforts during World War II.

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