What to look for today
What can science tell us about our most mysterious companions? Find out during this morning's Nova: Cat Tales. Then take a trip along the Mississippi & explore the many faces of this massive, muddy river. Next up, learn about the explosive history of the rocket from its origin in ancient China, to its use as a weapon of war.
Nova: Cat Tales (Clip)
History Detectives: Japanese Cane, Revolutionary Telescope & I.W. Baker's Gold Rush (Full Episode)
Mississippi: Rivers of Life (Preview)
Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World: The Rocket (Preview)
Additional Resources & Activities
Monday on PBS 6 Plus
History DetectivesJapanese Cane, Revolutionary Telescope & I.W. Baker's Gold Rush
Japanese American Incarceration Era Collection - Article & Image Collection
Japanese Americans were imprisoned during WWII. Look at images and artifacts from that time.
Japanese Internment Camps - Media Gallery
Learn more about Japanese internment.
Mississippi: Rivers of Life
The Dark Side of the Mississippi River - Video
Watch this short video about the Mississippi River to learn more.
The Shape of A River - Video
Listen to different perspectives of the Yellowstone River from native Montanans and learn the importance of rivers to science and society.