The abrasive, yet brilliant and successful, Dr. Martin Ellingham is back in eight new episodes for the sixth season of Doc Martin beginning Saturday, February 1 at 8:00 p.m. Stars Martin Clunes and Caroline Catz return, alongside Dame Eileen Atkins, Ian McNeice, and John Marquez.
KUED is accepting nominations for the KUED Teacher Innovation Awards, which will recognize five Utah educators who use media and technology in innovative ways to improve students’ learning.
Educators from grades PreK-12 will be recognized in five key subject areas including arts, math, reading and language arts, science, and social studies.
Teachers who use iPads, Kindles, computers, cameras, smart phone, and online materials can be nominated by students, parents, colleagues, and administrators. Teachers may also nominate themselves.
Pamela Travers was the creator of the universally-loved fictional character, Mary Poppins. Yet the whimsical fantasies of the sugar and spice nanny bore no resemblance to her real life childhood. Her mother was suicidal and needy. Her father, an alcoholic, died when she was seven. Pamela’s imagination was her only refuge, a means of survival. After virtually raising her two younger sisters, she set about re-writing her life and the characters who populated it.
The coywolf, a mixture of western coyote and eastern wolf, is a hauntingly beautiful carnivore found increasingly on the streets of North American cities. Its appearance is recent — within the last 90 years — in evolutionary terms, a blip in time.
Can cutting edge science make you more intelligent, function without sleep, or live longer? In Make Me..., the entertaining three-part series with science at its heart, British journalist and physician Michael Mosley goes on a scientific journey of discovery, using himself in experiments, to see if cutting edge science really can improve his life. Along the way he meets individuals and experts to answer some of science's most puzzling questions. The series airs Mondays at 9:00 p.m. on KUED beginning January 13.