PBS NewsHour

Comedian John Oliver on making fun of serious news
Published: 3 years ago
John Oliver's new comedy show, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, has probed, poked fun and raised serious questions about a variety of news topics, from ...
Aquaponic farming saves water, but can it feed the country?
Published: 2 years ago
Aquaponics, a system of farming that uses no soil, also uses far less water than traditional agriculture. But while the technique is gaining attention, it remains a ...
Turning plywood into dynamic sculptures
Published: 2 years ago
Using a self-taught technique, David Knopp carves plywood laminate into fantastically abstract shapes, imbuing the rigid nature of wood with the fluidity of water.
Why Every Student in America Should Read Henry David Thoreau's "Walden"
Published: 4 years ago
Mark Edmundson talks about his new book, "Why Teach? In Defense of a Real Education" with Jeffrey Brown. Edmundson is an English professor at the ...
Watch Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery in 4K
Published: 2 years ago
Twenty-one steps south. Face east 21 seconds. Face north 21 seconds. Twenty-one steps north. Face east 21 seconds. Face south 21 seconds. Repeat until ...
Why Those Who Feel They Have Less Give More
Published: 4 years ago
View more on this study at PBS NewsHour's Making Sense: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/economy/making-sense/ and ...
All the financial advice you’ll ever need fits on a single index card
Published: 1 year ago
At first glance, fiscal planning can seem more complex and time-consuming than it's worth. But according to Professor Harold Pollack of the University of ...
Shields and Brooks on GOP’s health care bill gridlock, Trump tweet backlash
Published: 2 months ago
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week's news, including the difficulty ...
Shields and Brooks on Trump’s contrasting speeches, GOP ruptured relations
Published: 28 days ago
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week's political news, including President ...
Shields and Brooks on Spicer stepping down, GOP health care bill fumble
Published: 2 months ago
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the week's news, including Republicans' ...
Why the U.S. pays more for health care than the rest of the world
Published: 4 months ago
Why are American health care costs by far the highest in the world? Journalist and former practicing physician Elisabeth Rosenthal chronicles how we got here ...
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