Dr. Sanjayan explores humankind’s relationship with the Earth’s most important resource: water. Unraveling dramatic connections between fresh water and the health of the planet, he uncovers spectacular wildlife stories that center on managing the natural pulse of the planet’s water.
How has this unique structure in Istanbul, built on a seismic fault, survived centuries of quakes?
The Italian Americans
A second generation of Italian Americans begins to enter the labor movement, politics, sports and entertainment. Fiorello LaGuardia becomes mayor of New York City. Joe DiMaggio, the son of a San Francisco fisherman, becomes an American hero.
Last summer when Raymond Burse agreed to a second turn at the helm of Kentucky State University, the plan was for him to serve as interim president for one year. But he soon realized he would need more time to achieve his goals for the historically black university.
Kentucky House members worked into the evening Monday to pass a contentious bill that would add billions in state debt but could shore up public school teacher pensions. House Bill 4 now advances to the Republican-controlled Senate, where there is much skepticism.
What does effective teaching look like? Learn how Kentucky educators are using the new Teacher Professional Growth and Effectiveness System to transform practice with self-reflection as well as feedback from their students and their peers. "Any good teacher wants feedback," says math teacher Brad Darnall of South Marshall Middle School. See how schools in Marshall and Boone counties are implementing the new system.