Spring Fishing Call-In

Kentucky Afield

Spring Fishing Call-In

Chad Miles and experts from the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources answer viewers' questions about fishing.

News of the Week: April 20, 2018

Comment on Kentucky

News of the Week: April 20, 2018

Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant, including a major shakeup in Kentucky's public education leadership and more fallout from the recently completed General Assembly. Scheduled guests: Jack Brammer, Lexington Herald-Leader; Ronnie Ellis, CNHI News Service; and Mandy McLaren, Louisville Courier Journal.

New Initiatives and Laws to Help End Child Abuse

Connections with Renee Shaw

New Initiatives and Laws to Help End Child Abuse

In part one of this episode, Renee speaks with Keith Inman from Charities and Dr. Jennifer Green, University of Louisville Child Abuse Pediatrics Fellow, about the Kosair Charities Face It Movement that provides resources for parents and caregivers to help them end child abuse. In part two, Dr. Terry Brooks, executive director of Kentucky Youth Advocates, talks about legislation passed in the 2018 Kentucky General Assembly that benefits children and families.

McCain

FRONTLINE

McCain

FRONTLINE explores Sen. John McCain’s complicated relationship with his own Republican Party and President Trump. Tracing the Arizona senator’s life and politics, FRONTLINE examines how the GOP has evolved over his political career, and the role he’s had in that evolution.

Decoding the Weather Machine

NOVA

Decoding the Weather Machine

Disastrous hurricanes. Widespread droughts and wildfires. Withering heat. Extreme rainfall. It is hard not to conclude that something’s up with the weather, and many scientists agree. It’s the result of the weather machine itself—our climate—changing, becoming hotter and more erratic. In this 2-hour documentary, NOVA will cut through the confusion around climate change.

What Lies Upstream

Independent Lens

What Lies Upstream

In this detective story, investigative filmmaker Cullen Hoback travels to West Virginia to uncover the truth behind a massive chemical spill that left 300,000 people without drinking water for months.

Bill Nye: Science Guy

POV

Bill Nye: Science Guy

Bill Nye has a mission: to stop the spread of anti-scientific thinking across the world. The former star of the kids show "Bill Nye The Science Guy" is now advocating for the importance of science, research and discovery in public life. With exclusive access and plenty of whimsy, the film follows Nye as he takes off his Science Guy lab coat and takes on those who deny a science-based worldview.

Public Health: Health Care from the Grand Perspective

Kentucky Health

Public Health: Health Care from the Grand Perspective

Dr. Tuckson's guests are Donna Arnett, PhD, MSPH, dean of the UK College of Public Health and Craig Blakely, PhD, MPH, dean of the UofL School of Public Health and Information Sciences.

Lines of Sight

Lines of Sight

Lines of Sight

This award-winning documentary reveals the story behind a daring new art form called "Lineillism" developed by Kentucky-born painter Jim Hall. He created the style of painting using vertical lines after nearly being blinded by a case of the Shingles virus.

4th District Democratic Congressional Candidates and a Wrap-up of the General Assembly

Kentucky Tonight

4th District Democratic Congressional Candidates and a Wrap-up of the General Assembly

Renee Shaw moderates a discussion with the Democratic candidates from the 4th congressional district, and then welcomes four policy analysts to discuss the new budget, tax reform, and pension legislation passed in the 2018 General Assembly.