Inside Basin PBS
Jan 10, 2012 in Web News
Tonight at 8pm, deconstruct the mythology of the notorious outlaw Billy the Kid.
Jan 09, 2012 in Web News
AT 7pm, see a 1960 first-edition To Kill a Mockingbird; a collection of bronzes that may be Remingtons and Russells; and a rare 1924 Gibson F-5 “Lloyd Loar” mandolin. At 8pm, see two pieces of Marblehead art pottery dating to 1910; a collection of colorful pre-war German and Japanese character canes used as carnival prizes; a set of Sioux artifacts; and an original copy of the first book ever printed in Wyoming.
GREAT PERFORMANCES: Herbie Hancock, Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic Celebrate Gershwin
Jan 06, 2012 in Web News
Tonight at 8pm, enjoy an all-Gershwin program as Gustavo Dudamel conducts the LA Philharmonic, with a special guest appearance by virtuoso jazz pianist Herbie Hancock.
Jan 05, 2012 in Web News
Tonight at 9pm, follow Nobel Peace Prize laureate Wangari Maathai in her quest to reclaim her land and her culture through the simple act of planting trees.
Jan 04, 2012 in Web News
Tonight at 9pm, follow teams of scientists in Haiti and Chile after the deadly quakes in those countries as they try to gather data to aid in preventing future disasters.
Jan 03, 2012 in Web News
Tonight at 7pm, learn how the concept of “empire” is born in the New Kingdom. At 8pm, track Egypt’s golden age of wealth, power and prosperity.
Jan 02, 2012 in Web News
Tonight at 7pm, see a signed note from Mother Teresa to a wood-carver; a custom model 1894 Winchester rifle; and a collection of late 17th/early 18th-century Chinese libation cups — grabbing the number one spot in the list of all-time highest value ROADSHOW appraisals.
Dec 29, 2011 in Web News
Tonight at 9pm, learn about the National Film Registry, an eclectic collection of films that typify cinema’s contributions to American culture.
Dec 28, 2011 in Web News
Tonight at 7pm, learn about the plight of the polar bears, who are living on borrowed time as their habitat changes and food sources become rare.
Dec 27, 2011 in Web News
Tonight at 7pm, watch "Botany of Desire," based on the best-selling book by Michael Pollan, who appears in the program, this special looks at the complex human-plant relationship.Frances McDormand narrates.