During devastating disasters like Hurricane Harvey, PBS stations serve as the fail-safe backup path for vital public safety communications.Play Video
Seeing "Les Miz" inspires a kid from a farming community to dream of singing opera.Play Video
Every year since 2003, the American public has considered PBS and its member stations the most trustworthy institution among nationally known organizations.Learn More
PBS now has the sixth largest primetime household television viewership among all broadcast and cable networks – ahead of ESPN, Bravo, and HBO.Learn More
Each month, Americans watch an average of 428 million videos across all of PBS' web, mobile and connected device platforms; 83% of these streams are delivered on a mobile platform.Learn More
PBS was not a part of the world into which Iris Pollock-Prudhomme was born, but it became an important part of the world she embraced, when – having seen the worst that can happen to a society – she made a new and very full life for herself in America… and made it her priority to enjoy the finer things in that life.Learn More
Like actress Audrey Hepburn, Claudia Barquist was petite and striking and had a dancer’s good looks. Her field, however, was English literature.Learn More
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