7:00 PM - Mark Twain
Saturday, May 3, 2014 - 10:00am
KUED is hosting an exclusive preview event to kick off the highly-anticipated new animated PBS Kids series, Space Racers, that follows young spaceship cadets as they soar through the Solar System, learning about the power of scientific investigation and observation, the wonders of space exploration, and the importance of working together as a team. The preview screening event is scheduled for Saturday, May 3 at 10:00 a.m. at the Clark Planetarium, 100 South 400 West in Salt Lake City.
Friday, May 2, 2014 - 8:00pm
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 8:00pm
There is a little-noted crossroads point in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City. A small corner of our urban landscape, it has shaped the lives of virtually every resident of Utah for more than one hundred years. In the process it has helped forge the very definition of what it means to be an American.
Monday, April 28, 2014 - 9:00pm
Monday, April 21, 2014 - 8:00pm
Located alongside the Tennessee River, Muscle Shoals, Alabama is the unlikely breeding ground for some of America’s most creative and defiant music. Under the spiritual influence of the “Singing River,” as Native Americans called it, Muscle Shoals is the birthplace of some of the most important and influential songs of all time, by artists ranging from Lynyrd Skynyrd to Wilson Pickett, the Rolling Stones to Aretha Franklin, Alicia Keys to the Civil Wars.
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 8:00pm
Peter Pan from the Milwaukee Ballet
Fri. Apr. 18, 8PM
The Milwaukee Ballet performs Michael Pink’s adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s most famous work. This production brings to life Peter Pan, Tinkerbell, Captain Hook, and other notable characters, including a larger-than-life alligator.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 8:00pm
The Address, a new film from award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns, will air April 15 on KUED at 8:00 pm. The film tells the story of a tiny school in Putney, Vermon, the Greenwood School, where each year students are encouraged to memorize, practices, and recite the Gettysburg Address. In its exploration of the Greenwood School, the film also unlocks the history, context, and importance of President Lincoln’s most powerful address.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 9:00pm
How did the human body become the complicated, quirky, and amazing machine it is today? Your Inner Fish, a cutting-edge scientific adventure reveals a startling truth: hidden within the human body is a story of life on Earth, and the legacy of animals that lived hundreds of millions of years ago. Based on the best-selling book by program host Neil Shubin, the series travels from Africa to the Arctic Circle to uncover the 3.5 billion year history of the human body — and how a colorful cast of ancient characters made us who we are today.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 8:00pm
We have all gazed into a creature’s eyes and wondered: What is it thinking about? What does it know? Now, the revolutionary science of animal cognition is revealing hard evidence about how animals understand the world around them, uncovering their remarkable problem-solving abilities and exploring the complexity of their powers of communication and even their emotions.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 7:00pm
The use of animal prosthetics is on the rise.
Animals that have met with misfortune, whether from a birth defect, accident, disease or even human cruelty, are now getting a second chance at life due to human intervention and technological advances. Left disabled without limbs, fins, flippers, beaks or tails, these creatures face a grim future, if one at all. But innovative prosthetics can change those survival odds if someone comes to their rescue.