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Meet The Helpers Releases New Helper Videos

Meet The Helpers Releases New Helper Videos

“When I was a boy and would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’” – Fred Rogers. The world can be a big and scary place, especially for kids. To help children understand the helpers in their community, WUCF in Florida created “Meet the Helpers,” a collection of […]

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Go on a Journey Through 300 Years of Medical Innovation with “Extra Life”

Go on a Journey Through 300 Years of Medical Innovation with “Extra Life”

Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer, a new four-part series that examines the science and medical innovations that conquered some of the world’s deadliest diseases and doubled life expectancies for many across the globe, is coming to PBS. The series airs Tuesdays at 8pm starting May 11 on CET, ThinkTV16 and the station livestreams. It will also be available to stream on-demand on […]

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New Six-Part Series Explores How Our Lives are Powered by the Inner Workings of Our Own Bodies

New Six-Part Series Explores How Our Lives are Powered by the Inner Workings of Our Own Bodies

Take a deep dive into the incredible universe that exists inside the human body and examine the biology that all humans share on the premiere of Human: The World Within. This six-part series uncovers the science behind how the human body works and how what works inside us helps us in every moment of our lives. Jad Abumrad, host of the popular podcast RadioLab, narrates […]

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Sleeper Picks – Spring 2021

Sleeper Picks – Spring 2021

Wondering what shows are coming out soon that may fly under the radar? Check out this Sleeper Picks blog from our Chief Programming Officer Jim Wiener and set those DVRs (or add them to your Watch Lists on the PBS Video App!) Long Story ShortFridays, now through May 14 at 9pm on ThinkTV14Fridays, now through May 9, at 11pm on CETThursdays, May 6 through June […]

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“Philly D.A” Gives the Public an Exclusive Look into the D.A.’s Office During a Time of Change

“Philly D.A” Gives the Public an Exclusive Look into the D.A.’s Office During a Time of Change

In 2017, Larry Krasner, a civil rights attorney who sued the Philadelphia Police Department 75 times throughout his career, mounted a longshot campaign supported by activists and organizers, and ultimately won the District Attorney’s seat in a city that has the highest incarceration rate of any large city in the United States. Krasner and his team drew national headlines as they pushed for reforms such […]

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Two New American Graduate Video Series Now Available To Stream Online

Two New American Graduate Video Series Now Available To Stream Online

As part of our ongoing American Graduate: Getting to Work project, CET and ThinkTV recently released two video series focused on helping people find pathways to successful careers: Finding Your Pathway: Career Exploration and From Here to Career. Below are the current episodes from each of those series and additional information. Please share these with your friends and family! Finding Your Pathway: Career Exploration Finding […]

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An Inside Look at Long Story Short

An Inside Look at Long Story Short

Before the premiere of the new local series Long Story Short, a docuseries that tells the stories of our Cincinnati and Dayton neighbors, check out what the producers’ have to say about the project and its’ importance! Long Story Short premieres Friday, April 2, at 11pm on CET, Friday, April 9 at 9pm on ThinkTV14 and on May 6 at 11:30pm on ThinkTV16. Written By […]

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New Historical Drama “Atlantic Crossing” Coming to MASTERPIECE

New Historical Drama “Atlantic Crossing” Coming to MASTERPIECE

A friendship forged in war is beautifully portrayed by Kyle MacLachlan (Twin Peaks) as U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt and Swedish star Sofia Helin (The Bridge) as Norwegian Crown Princess Martha in Atlantic Crossing, a new historical drama coming to MASTERPIECE. This eight-episode series, based on a true story of passion and politics, premieres Sunday, April 4, at 9pm on CET and ThinkTV16. Airing during MASTERPIECE’s […]

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Independent Lens’ Coded Bias Examines Biases Within Artificial Intelligence Programs

Independent Lens’ Coded Bias Examines Biases Within Artificial Intelligence Programs

In an increasingly data-driven, automated world, the question of how to protect individuals’ civil liberties in the face of artificial intelligence looms larger by the day. Directed by award-winning filmmaker Shalini Kantayya, Coded Bias – coming to Independent Lens this week –  follows MIT Media Lab researcher Joy Buolamwini, along with data scientists, mathematicians and watchdog groups from different parts of the world as they […]

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Summer Action Auction Preview Opens Early

Summer Action Auction Preview Opens Early

The Summer Action Auction doesn’t start until April 9, but we’ve had so much enthusiasm from our donors and bidders that we’ve decided to open our item preview earlier than expected! You can preview the Summer Action Auction items online at https://e.givesmart.com/events/kDL/i/.  Remember that bidding opens on April 9 at 9am and closes at 5pm on April 19. We will also continue to add new […]

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