Ancient Invisible Cities
Historian Darius Arya takes us on an extraordinary journey through the treasures of Istanbul, Turkey. But with many of its secrets concealed or underground, he turns to the latest 3D imaging technology to see the city as no human eye ever could.
Ancient Invisible Cities
Darius Arya uses the latest scanning technology to reveal the historical secrets of Cairo and Ancient Egypt. He explores the Great Pyramid of Giza and the first pyramid ever built. He also explores a hidden Roman fortress and discovers a well deep in the rock below the Arabic citadel of Saladin.
Arizona Senator and decorated Vietnam veteran John McCain built a reputation for independence by championing causes he strongly believed in, regardless of popular opinion. In this 2006 Kentucky Author Forum program, the senator is interviewed about his book, Character Is Destiny, by [then] National Public Radio host Robert Siegel. A KET production.
Mitch McConnell's Political Reflections
In this wide-ranging interview, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Kentucky's Republican senior senator, discusses national and state politics and other topical issues. McConnell recently made Senate history as the longest-serving Republican leader,
Andes: Kingdoms of the Sky
Experience the astonishing natural life found in the world's longest mountain range, where pumas hunt guanaco, shape-shifting frogs hide in remote cloud forests, and descendants of the Inca build bridges of grass.
Prominent Kentuckians in the United States Senate
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell discusses the history of Kentucky lawmakers and how U.S. Senate leadership has evolved. His talk focuses on Senators Joseph Clay Stiles Blackburn and Alben Barkley's contributions to Congress, as well as the position of U.S. Senate Majority Leader.
This Regional Emmy Award-winning documentary focuses on the intimate, ground-level experiences of Kentucky troops in Vietnam. More than 40 veterans share their memories of their time in combat, and recount the pain of watching soldiers make the ultimate sacrifice.
The tragedies and triumphs of the Korean War are revealed through the stories of local veterans. This 2013 KET program is presented to commemorate Memorial Day.
Indulge your adventurous side with Treetop Adventure at Levi Jackson State Park, Georgetown's Ward Hall is one of the finest 19th-century homes in the nation, the Feminist Artists of Kentucky raise funds for children in need in Africa, and the Filson Historical Society is the home of Kentucky's history.