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Airs Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 8:30 p.m. & Saturday, May 27 at 3:30 p.m. on KPBS TV
Honeybees are the best-known and most recognizable insect pollinators in our farms and gardens. Without them, we'd have no peaches, nectarines, apples, almonds, lemons, oranges, eggplants, tomatoes, etc. We'll explore California's native bees and their role in native ecosystems, farms and gardens.
Airs Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 9 p.m. & 11:35 p.m. & Saturday, May 27 at 4:30 p.m. on KPBS TV
Host Jorge Meraz visits a zoo located between Rosarito and Ensenada, called the Parque del Niño Jersey Zoo. We get up close and personal with the exotic animals and feed the monkeys, the tigers, and a camel that likes to stick his tongue out.
Airs Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV
Journey through the prolific life of the "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" author and activist who inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American thought. Features new interviews with Oprah Winfrey, Common, the Clintons and others.
Airs Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 8 p.m. & 10 p.m. on KPBS TV
The concert features acclaimed actors Joe Mantegna, Laurence Fishburne and Gary Sinise and an all-star lineup of actors and musicians, along with top pops conductor Jack Everly and the National Symphony Orchestra. Show segments include a tribute to the last surviving member of the Doolittle Raiders, who flew the daring bombing mission over Japan after Pearl Harbor
Airs Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 9:30 p.m. & 11:30 p.m. & Tuesday, May 30 at 11:30 p.m. on KPBS TV
Featuring interviews with the filmmakers, behind-the-scenes footage, and exclusive clips from the series, this program will give viewers an advance look at this Fall's most anticipated film.