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Airs Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV
Welcome to the “Hotel Armadillo,” where the elusive giant armadillo digs a daily hole deep in the Brazilian rainforest and leaves behind a suite for 25 species of jungle clientele. Join biologist Arnaud Desbiez as he “checks in” the exotic guests.
Airs Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017 at 9:30 p.m. on KPBS TV
From the perfect ring of a bronze bell to the awe-striking steel construction of Beijing’s “Bird’s Nest” stadium, how have humans perfected metalworking? Explore the science of metals with chemists and engineers as they literally test the mettle of metals and investigate how these remarkable materials have ushered humanity from the Stone Age to the stars.
Airs Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017 at 11 p.m. on KPBS TV
Peggy Cappy, whose gentle yoga approach has helped many reduce stress and create greater comfort and ease in body, mind and spirit for more than 40 years, shows how yoga poses can increase range of motion, improve awareness of the body, help prevent bone loss and keep the metabolism running efficiently.
Airs Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017 at 10 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 19 at 10 a.m. & 9:30 p.m. on KPBS TV
In this program, award-winning psychiatrist, brain-imaging expert and 10-time New York Times bestselling author Dr. Daniel Amen and his wife Tana Amen, also a New York Times bestselling author and nurse, will give you 50 ways to grow your brain and their best secrets to ignite your energy and focus at any age.
Airs Friday, Aug. 18, 2017 at 9 p.m. & Sunday, Aug. 20 at 6 p.m. on KPBS TV
Join the award-winning journalist, political commentator and author as he reflects on his life and storied career, from his days as White House press secretary for President Johnson to network news reporter to host of numerous programs for PBS.