Watch as ancient Greeks strive for excellence,strife proves to be an inescapable certainty—and it’s not long before therising civilization and all that it promises will face its gravest tests.
Investigate theproblems facing a unique population of polar bears due to climate change. Atthe heart is an extraordinary event — the annual gathering of up to 80 polarbears on Barter Island in the Arctic Ocean each September.
THE GREAT POLAR BEARFEAST premieres TONIGHT at 8/7c on PBS.
Watch how kangaroos use the most efficient form of locomotion on land -hopping - when SUPERNATURE – WILD FLYERS premieres 6/29 at 8/7c on PBS.
This week, a Baltimore police officer was acquitted of murder and six other charges in connection with the death of Freddie Gray.
But the police department he works for remains under investigation by the Justice Department after Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake asked them to look into allegations of excessive force — including unreasonable deadly force — discriminatory policing and unlawful stops, searches and/or seizures.
FRONTLINE’s Sarah Childress explains the difference between investigations into individual police officers and entire departments.
On June 28, follow @newyorker‘s Jelani Cobb on a rare, up-close journey into a department ordered to reform in “Policing the Police” on @pbstv.
Read more about 20 years of Justice Department investigations into police departments across the country.
Dust off your Benedict Cumberbatch shrine because the second season of The Hollow Crown: The Wars of The Roses is coming to Great Performances this December!