Nadia Murad, a 23-year-old Yazidi, survived genocide and sexual slavery committed by ISIS. Repeating her story to the world, this ordinary girl finds herself thrust onto the international stage as the voice of her people. Away from the podium, she must navigate bureaucracy, fame and people's good intentions. Watch now.
From Frankfort, Renee Shaw and guests discuss the special legislative session in Kentucky on the pension crisis facing quasi-governmental agencies. Scheduled guests: Bryan Sunderland, Deputy Chief of Staff and Legislative Director, Office of the Governor; State Rep. Joni Jenkins, D- Shively, House Minority Whip; State Rep. Jerry Miller, R- Louisville, chair of the House State Government Committee; State Rep. Joe Graviss, D- Versailles, member of the House State Government Committee; and State Sen. Chris McDaniel (R-Taylor Mill), chair of the Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee.
July 20, 2019, marks the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, and Kentucky Life takes a trip through its 25-year history to celebrate this achievement. Past segments include retired NASA astronaut Dr. Story Musgrave, Eastern Kentucky University's Hummel Planetarium, an interactive space exploration experience for 6th graders at the Challenger Center at Hazard Community College, and the famous Moonbow at Cumberland Falls State Park in Whitley County.
Sportsman James Denton has spent a lifetime hunting and fishing, and he is not slowing down. Learn how to master your fishing equipment with Baitcaster 101. Next, Betty Perry loves to introduce kids to fishing.
Comment on Kentucky
Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant, including the start of a special session in Frankfort to address public pensions. Scheduled guests: Ryland Barton, Kentucky Public Radio; John Cheves, Lexington Herald-Leader; and Deborah Yetter, Louisville Courier Journal.
8 Days: To the Moon and Back
Join Apollo 11 on its historic journey. The film seamlessly blends mission audio featuring conversations among Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins with new footage, NASA archive and stunning CGI to recreate the first moon landing. Watch now.
KET 2019 Congressional Update
Renee Shaw conducts a series of interviews with members of Kentucky's congressional delegation in Washington. Tonight, Renee speaks with Rep. James Comer of the 1st Congressional District,
STEAM - Ideas That Shape Our World
Susan Schneider, cognitive scientist and philosopher, discusses her work for NASA that delves into the question: If we were to encounter extraterrestrial intelligence and consciousness...what might it "look" like and would we even recognize it? Watch now.
Connections with Renee Shaw
Renee speaks with Peabody Award-winning filmmaker Lynn Novick about the upcoming PBS documentary series College Behind Bars that explores the transformative power of higher education for the incarcerated. Read more and watch the interview.