- Every Rock Tells a StoryWatch This Now!
How can we use rocks to understand events in the Earth's past? In this session, participants explore the processes that form sedimentary rocks, learn how fossils are preserved…more
- Earth's Solid Membrane: SoilWatch This Now!
How does soil appear on a newly born, barren volcanic island? In this session, participants explore how soil is formed, its role in certain Earth processes, its composition an…more
- How tech is putting the needs of impoverished Kenyans on the mapWatch This Now!
At least 50 percent of Nairobi's population lives in slums, yet until a few years ago, many busy neighborhoods were blank spaces on official maps. Special correspondent Fred d…more
- Our Nearest Neighbor: The MoonWatch This Now!
Why is the Moon, our nearest neighbor in the solar system, so different from the Earth? In this session, participants explore the complex connections between the Earth and Moo…more
- Lenny Bruce: Without TearsWatch This Now!
"There are no dirty words, only dirty minds." - Lenny Bruce. The outrageous, groundbreaking comic, whose iconoclastic material got him into tragic trouble in a conservative er…more
- Michael Beschloss chronicles American ‘Presidents of War’Watch This Now!
"When it came to involving the nascent republic in military conflict, one of the founding fathers’ biggest fears was that American presidents would be reckless and aggressiv…more
- Luncheon Keynote: Harry Belafonte, "Why Can't Our Children Find Us?"Watch This Now!
Harry Belafonte asks, "What can we do with our lives using that same kind of commitment and determination to continue the important work of transforming the United States into…more
- Fast BreakWatch This Now!
"Fast Break" by Edward Hirsch, featuring Shaquille O'Neal, Edward Hirsch, Shane Battier, Pau Gasol, and a chorus of pick-up basketball players.
- The Music of Harry BelafonteWatch This Now!
In this program from Tony Brown's Journal, Harry Belafonte discusses his musical career and his commitment to the human rights struggle worldwide.
- Lionel Hampton: Living HistoryWatch This Now!
Musical legend Lionel Hampton was a confidant to the late President George H. W. Bush, a great African-American jazz vibraphonist, a pianist, a percussionist, a bandleader, an…more
- The Declaration of IndependenceWatch This Now!
In this FPRI Primer, Ron Granieri explores the Declaration of Independence, and places it in its larger historical and geopolitical context.
- Political Impact of SNCC, 1964 to 1984Watch This Now!
Ivanhoe Donaldson explains how Julian Bond's successful campaign for a seat in the Georgia state legislature resulted in a call for assistance from Richard Hatcher, who would …more