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Today on On Second Thought

We take a look at the genre of comics. Marvel and DC have pioneered the progression of the superhero movie, but do people respect the source material as an art form? Should comics be viewed alongside literary mediums such as poetry, drama, novels, and film? MomoCon founder Jess Merriman and comic book writer Julian Darius weigh in. Listen Monday - Friday at 9 AM or streaming live at GPB.org.

June 27, 2016

The Greeks

Revisit Greek history through groundbreaking new explorations of the Greeks’ journey across time. Tuesday, June 28 at 9 PM.

June 27, 2016

Genealogy Roadshow - Los Angeles

Examine a family tree wrapped in a genealogical web that has captivated the Roadshow team for years. Tuesday, June 28 at 8 PM

June 27, 2016

9 Months That Made You

Discover the thrilling story of how you were made, from the moment of conception to the moment of birth 280 days later. Wednesday, June 29 at 10 PM

June 27, 2016

Education: Explore How Some Animals Defy Gravity

Get ready to experience the thrill of flying alongside these animals and seeing the world from their unique perspective.

June 27, 2016

Fact Check: Trump's Speech On The Economy, Annotated

Donald Trump laid out his plan for the economy, criticizing globalization and policies that promote free trade, in a speech in Monessen, Pa., on Tuesday.NPR's politics team has annotated Trump's speech. The portions we commented on are bolded, followed by analysis and fact check in italics. We will update further.The speech follows:Thank you everybody. I'd like to thank the owner of the plant. I'd like to thank Rick Santorum, our great senator. And I have to say all of the amazing workers. Gabe [Hudock] said they're the most important.
June 28, 2016

How The Humble Orange Sweet Potato Won Researchers The World Food Prize

One summer day in 2012, on a long drive through northern Mozambique, I saw groups of men standing beside the road selling buckets filled with sweet potatoes. My translator and I pulled over to take a closer look. Many of the sweet potatoes, as I'd hoped, were orange inside. In fact, the men had cut off the tips of each root to show off that orange color. It was a selling point.This may not sound like much. In the United States, most sweet potatoes are orange-fleshed varieties. But in Africa, that's unusual and new. Traditionally, sweet potatoes grown in Africa have had white flesh.
June 28, 2016

How An Electric Shock Could One Day Protect You From Zika

This summer, it's not just athletes who are looking to set world records. Scientists are also trying to break a record — for how quickly they can make a vaccine for a new virus.It's for Zika. And one team is leading the pack.The biotech company Inovio just got the first approval from the Food and Drug Administration to test an experimental vaccine in people. They've already shown the virus protects monkeys from Zika, says the company's president, Joseph Kim.
June 28, 2016

Attack At Istanbul's International Airport Kills At Least 32 People

At least 32 people have died at Istanbul's Ataturk International Airport, where an explosion followed an outburst of gunfire Tuesday night, according to Turkish media. Police and emergency personnel have flocked to the airport. More than 80 people were reportedly injured.Crucial details about the attack are still emerging: We'll update this post with news from Istanbul as it emerges.Istanbul Governor Vasip Sahin says investigators are looking at the possibility that three separate explosions struck the airport.
June 28, 2016

Brexit Makes Investors Nervous, But U.K. Recession Isn't Certain

Last week's Brexit vote sent financial markets tumbling around the world, wiping out months of stock market gains and pushing the British pound down to levels not seen in more than three decades.It also raised tough questions about the future of the United Kingdom's economy, especially with the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron and the ensuing political turmoil."Nobody quite knows what sort of government's going to come in, and that uncertainty absolutely discourages consumer spending, discourages investment.
June 28, 2016

Special July 4 Weekend Radio Programming

GPB Radio's "On Second Thought," "Political Rewind" and "Two-Way Street" will be on hiatus for the July 4 holiday weekend, but we've got some interesting specials lined up for your listening pleasure...

June 28, 2016

New Series Explores How Some Animals Defy Gravity

The sky is one of the world’s most challenging places to live, but across the planet an extraordinary range of animals do something we can only dream of – take to the air.  Some spend their whole...

June 27, 2016

Year Of The Quarterbacks: Trevor Lawrence

Five-star quarterback Trevor Lawrence is the number one recruit in the country, according to 247 Sports. That doesn’t mean just quarterbacks, that’s across the board. It’s been said before, but can...

June 27, 2016

TWIA (This Week In Augusta) Week of 06/27/16 | More outdoor summertime concerts, Kids Activities, Horses @ The Morris, more!

(Mon 6/27)  This week in Augusta, there’s a program for free-spirited adults at The Headquarters Branch library downtown on Telfair Street. It’s called, “Adults Can Color Too!”, and it takes place...

June 24, 2016

Centennial Academy Students Excel In Spanish

The Spanish students at Atlanta’s Centennial Academy excelled on the National Spanish Examinations (NSE) and in the Foreign Language Association of Georgia (FLAG) Spoken Language Contest. The...

June 24, 2016

Education Blogs

New Series Explores How Some Animals Defy Gravity

The sky is one of the world’s most challenging places to live, but across the planet an extraordinary range of animals do something we can only...

June 27, 2016

Centennial Academy Students Excel In Spanish

The Spanish students at Atlanta’s Centennial Academy excelled on the National Spanish Examinations (NSE) and in the Foreign Language...

June 24, 2016

Discovery Education In Action

Georgia Public Broadcasting’s partnership with Discovery Education (DE) provides Georgia teachers with free access to Streaming Plus services....

June 22, 2016

Education Spotlight

Fast Forward

FAST FORWARD is an original GPB series that presents Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) concepts in a fun, entertaining and informative way by demonstrating how employees in...

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