Day: July 17, 2017

Digging deep into family history for answers about his identity, Cyrus finds some things might be better off left in the past in the Center for Asian …

Digging deep into family history for answers about his identity, Cyrus finds some things might be better off left in the past in the Center for Asian American Media’s “It Is What It Is.” Watch. Vote. Share. http://to.pbs.org/2tXpzX6 Brought to you as part of the PBS Online Film Festival #PBSFilmFest Source

Across America, around half of parolees end up back in prison. FRONTLINE and The New York Times follow four people navigating their first years on par…

Across America, around half of parolees end up back in prison. FRONTLINE and The New York Times follow four people navigating their first years on parole. See more tomorrow at 10/9c. Source

Joel Sartore, Photographer began his Photo Ark after a session with a cancer-immune mole rat. #RarePBS premieres July 18 at 9/8c.

Joel Sartore, Photographer began his Photo Ark after a session with a cancer-immune mole rat. #RarePBS premieres July 18 at 9/8c. Source

These Sea Spiders ‘Breathe’ Through Their Legs | National Geographic

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ejayKNhfudE?rel=0&autoplay=1&autoplay=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] A new study found that sea spiders use their extensive gut to pump oxygen through their bodies. Most animals use their heart to circulate blood and oxygen. But sea spiders “breathe” by taking oxygen in through their external skeleton and circulating the oxygen with their gut that runs throughout their bodies, including through […]

can a butterfly cause a tornado?

can a butterfly cause a tornado? Source

Manta Ray ‘Brunch’: Like Us, They’re Social Eaters | National Geographic

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5xv7peFivvA?rel=0&autoplay=1&autoplay=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] Aerial footage captured a unique view of reef manta rays feeding together off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii. ➡ Subscribe: About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you closer to the stories that matter […]

One of my fave swords!Over fifty years ago, a rare and unusual sword was found in an ancient tomb in China….

One of my fave swords!Over fifty years ago, a rare and unusual sword was found in an ancient tomb in China. MORE DETAILS: http://bit.ly/2sLpesK Source

FAT White Florida Corrections Deputy FIRED For BREAKING Black Inmate’s NOSE & TEETH!!

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I9uTAzjTY0M?rel=0&autoplay=1&autoplay=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. – A Manatee County corrections deputy was fired after using excessive force on an inmate. The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office began an investigation on June 26 after an excessive force complaint was filed against former corrections deputy Paul Wagner, 32. According to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office, three deputies were […]

Watch: Elephant Rescued After Being Swept 10 Miles Out to Sea | National Geographic

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6WL9mOr0oN0?rel=0&autoplay=1&autoplay=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] A strong current swept an Asian elephant 10 miles into the ocean off the north east coast of Sri Lanka. ➡ Subscribe: About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you closer to the stories […]

8 Substances Removed from USDA's Approved List for Use in Organics

iStock/katso80 The USDA has published its final rule on approved non-organic ingredients allowed foruse in organic products for 2017. The new rule, effective August 7, removes eight substances from the National List of approved products, including three synthetic substances and five agricultural substances. Non-organic chia, dillweed oil, frozen galangal, frozen lemongrass, and chipotle chile peppers will […]

HUNGRY ANGRY Man Goes BESERK At Rhode Island TACO BELL, Flips Over FISH TANK Over ORDER!!

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vzUCrnXnICo?rel=0&autoplay=1&autoplay=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] NORTH SMITHFIELD, Rhode Island — Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect. According to North Smithfield police, the man became irate due to a food order at the Taco Bell on Rt. 146 Thursday night and proceeded to knock monitors and other items off the counter. Police are working […]

I Paid $25 for Coconut Yogurt and Now I'm Hooked (and Pissed About It)

image via The Coconut Cult/Instagram When I first read about The Coconut Cult’s $25 coconut yogurt, I let out an audible, “seriously?”, followed by a 180-degree eye roll. Unless that yogurt came with its own coconut-bearing palm tree, I just didn’t see the point. Curiosity consumed me until I found myself at LA’s fanciest natural food […]

See an up-and-coming indie rock band from Miami in WPBT2 South Florida PBS’s “SunGhosts.” Watch. Vote. Share. …

See an up-and-coming indie rock band from Miami in WPBT2 South Florida PBS’s “SunGhosts.” Watch. Vote. Share. http://to.pbs.org/2tXpzX6 Brought to you as part of the PBS Online Film Festival #PBSFilmFest Source

just like clams have pearls…so do monks!

just like clams have pearls…so do monks! Source

Are the Amish the Answer to the Organic Dairy Problem?

iStock/Maksymowicz America has champions for organic dairy hiding in its midst – and they still travel by horse and buggy. Plain communities – the umbrella term referring to Amish, Mennonite, and other Anabaptist groups – have become some of the country’s most important people in the production of organic dairy today. Amish Moving Towards Organic Despite what […]

See the Huge Crack in West Antarctica Before Iceberg Broke Off | National Geographic

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3qFYoVeKof4?rel=0&autoplay=1&autoplay=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] A giant iceberg the size of Delaware has broken off the Larsen C Ice Shelf in West Antarctica. This footage from February 2017 shows a major rift in the ice shelf before the iceberg broke free. The newly independent iceberg is one of the largest ever recorded. Warming waters caused by climate change […]

A singer places her dreams on YouTube. 7,000 miles away, a composer makes it a reality. See more in #PrincessShawPBS, tonight at 10/9c on POV.

A singer places her dreams on YouTube. 7,000 miles away, a composer makes it a reality. See more in #PrincessShawPBS, tonight at 10/9c on POV. Source

Nail on the head?

Nail on the head? Source