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Jennifer Robinson

Web Producer

Jen is a web producer at KPBS, responsible for program promotion, online membership-related activities, and is the editor of the KPBS community calendar. Jen has worked at KPBS since 2000. She is originally from Las Vegas and attended the UNLV.

Recent Stories by Jennifer Robinson

INDEPENDENT LENS: National Bird

INDEPENDENT LENS: National Bird

April 26
By Jennifer Robinson

"National Bird" is the first in-depth investigation of the U.S. drone war with unique access to two courageous women, a drone-target analyst and a retired intelligence officer, who connect with a former NSA analyst to become whistleblowers on the drone program, risking backlash.

MARTHA STEWART'S COOKING SCHOOL: Season 5: Arabian Gulf Edition (Ne...

MARTHA STEWART'S COOKING SCHOOL: Season 5: Arabian Gulf Edition (New Season Premiere)

April 25
By Jennifer Robinson

Martha shares tips in every 30-minute episode, inspiring and educating home cooks everywhere. Season 5 - the Arabian Gulf Edition - with 13 new episodes premieres April 2017.

A GROWING PASSION: Distant Roots And Tasty Shoots: Plants At The Zoo

A GROWING PASSION: Distant Roots And Tasty Shoots: Plants At The Zoo

April 25
By Jennifer Robinson

San Diego Zoological Society is world renowned for its animal collections at the San Diego Zoo and the Zoo Safari Park. What few people realize is that the Zoo and Safari Park have world-class collections of more than a million plants, too.

CROSSING SOUTH: Indian Food

CROSSING SOUTH: Indian Food

April 25
By Jennifer Robinson

Host Jorge Meraz meets a man from India who opened up the first Punjabi Indian restaurant of its kind in Baja, Mexico. Ramesh Kumar has made Tijuana his home and enjoys sharing the flavors of India with the community. Jorge partakes in the delicious cuisine, using his hands instead of a fork. Later, we meet Ramesh’s family and play a game of cricket.

Wild Weather

Wild Weather

April 24
By Jennifer Robinson

Watch an innovative documentary that illustrates how weather works by performing brave, ambitious (even unlikely) experiments that show how nature transforms simple ingredients like wind, water and temperature into something spectacular and powerful.

NOVA: Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb

NOVA: Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb

April 24
By Jennifer Robinson

An international team of engineers races to construct a gargantuan dome to contain the lingering radioactive materials and crumbling remains of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, decades after being the site of the world’s worst nuclear disaster.

NATURE: Forest Of The Lynx

NATURE: Forest Of The Lynx

April 24
By Jennifer Robinson

Travel deep into the remote forests of the Kalkalpen National Park in Austria. What appears at first to be devastation and destruction is in fact part of the fundamental process of the forest’s regeneration and transformation back to its natural, primeval state. One of the most salient changes in the forest, however, is the return of the lynx.

INDEPENDENT LENS: The Last Laugh

INDEPENDENT LENS: The Last Laugh

April 21
By Jennifer Robinson

Hear Mel Brooks, Sarah Silverman, Carl Reiner and other Jewish comics and thinkers discuss the provocative question of whether any topic — including the Holocaust — should be off-limits in comedy.

It's Just Anxiety

It's Just Anxiety

April 21
By Jennifer Robinson

Filmed over a period of five years, the documentary follows several individuals with anxiety symptoms ranging from excessive worry and fear to more extreme manifestations such as compulsive behavior and torturous panic attacks.

SECRETS OF GREAT BRITISH CASTLES: Season 2

SECRETS OF GREAT BRITISH CASTLES: Season 2

April 20
By Jennifer Robinson

Historian and author Dan Jones returns to uncover the dramatic stories behind a new set of iconic fortifications, including Edinburgh Castle, a fortress whose sordid history inspired the shocking "Red Wedding" episode of GAME OF THRONES; Leeds Castle, an idyllic structure owned by six medieval queens and an American-born heiress; and Lancaster Castle, one of Britain’s oldest and most notorious strongholds.

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