Airs: Sunday, December 15, 2013 - 5:30pm
Is there any end to the skyrocketing costs of higher education? What are its cuases? And is a college education-- with often accompanying student debt-- still a valuable investment of time and money?
Hawking, the first-ever autobiographical documentary about physicist Stephen Hawking, premieres Wednesday, January 29 at 9:00 p.m. on KUED. Through Hawking’s own words, as well as those closest to him, viewers have an opportunity to get a fresh perspective on one of the greatest scientists of our time.
KUED is proud to present, The Shadow of Mary Poppins on Friday, January 24 at 8:00 pm. The program is meant to complement the new Tom Hanks film, Saving Mr. Banks, which details the incredible story of how Mary Poppins became one of the most beloved Disney films of all time.
Join KUED and American Masters' on Tuesday, January 21 at 8:00 pm for the special television premier of Salinger. The film chronicles the enigmatic author, and profiles his famous work The Catcher In The Rye.
Can cutting edge science make you more intelligent, live for longer, function without sleep, in short, improve your life? In this entertaining series, Make Me..., medically trained Michael Mosley goes on a scientific journey of discovery to see if cutting edge science really can improve his life. Join KUED and Michael Mosley, beginning on January 13 at 9:00 pm.
Live From Lincoln Center will ring in the new year with a special broadcast of the New York Philharmonic’s Opening Gala concert from Avery Fisher Hall featuring Music Director Alan Gilbert and special guest cello soloist Yo-Yo Ma. The Opening Gala concert features dance-inspired orchestral works, including Azul by Osvaldo Golijov, a cello concert written for Ma.