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First Lady and Big Bird for Healthy Kids

First Lady Michelle Obama and Sesame Street's Big Bird teamed up to film two public service announcements encouraging kids to eat healthy and get active. The new PSAs are launched as part of the third anniversary celebration of Let's Move! -- Mrs. Obama's initiative to ensure that all our children grow up healthy and reach their full potential.

Sweet Potato Pie

I’m making a big Thanksgiving dinner again this year and have yet to fully decide on which recipes I’ll be using. I decided to check out the PBS website to see what they’ve got in the way of recipes.

Day of Action

This Thursday, June 21, 2012 marks United Way’s inspirational Day of Action. This is a national strategic effort on the longest day of the year to advance the common good. More than 74,000 individuals participated nationwide last year. To celebrate United Way's 125th anniversary, they have created a list of 125 volunteer opportunities. All that’s left to do is gather a group of friends and pick a few to do.

The Pilgrims And Other Holiday Programs For Kids Of All Ages

Before you hit the grocery store to gather ingredients for your Thanksgiving feast, there are several shows airing this week about the holiday for kids of all ages worth noting, watching and dvring. We've curated this short list for your convenience. You can also watch many of these shows the day after they air on our GPB Now app on Apple TV.

3 Reasons Why We Love Doc Martin

What is it about Dr. Martin Ellingham’s abrasive bedside manner and particular ways that keeps up coming back to watch his jaw dropping antics? For over a decade, Doc Martin has been a favorite not only of our viewers here at GPB but all over the world.

Give Back On Georgia Gives Day

The holidays are here, which means opportunities to give back to the community.

November 12th is Georgia Gives Day, when people donate to their favorite non-profit organization to give back their communities.

NOVA: Making Of North America

When I was little, I remember going on a class trip to Bear Creek. We went hiking through the forest and even crawled through a cave. I often wondered how valleys, rivers and mountains came to be. What did North America look like before the settlers arrived?

Big Blue Live: Underwater Sea Spectacular Debuts Over Three Nights

If you’re active on Facebook or Twitter, you may have notice the liberal use of the hashtag #BigBlueLive - and for good reason.

Big Blue Live is an underwater sea spectacular that debuts over three nights. Four intrepid correspondents report live below the surface from the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary in California to share a wildlife success story and marine animal phenomenon: humpback whales, blue whales, sea lions, elephant seals, sea otters, great white sharks and more convening in Monterey Bay once a year.

Enjoy Family Time With 25 Under $25 And Georgia Traveler

The Georgia Traveler Team searched all around Georgia for 25 things you can do with your family for $25 or less. Explore hiking, roller skating, canoeing, bike riding, museums! There are so many great things to do with your family on a budget.

If you missed the episode when it aired, you can watch it online. Go ahead and gather up the whole family for this episode.

Summer Movies for Grown-Ups: 2015 Edition

Chris Hewitt, a contributor to our partner site Next Avenue, gives us this guide to upcoming remakes, stories and film characters.

If you’re an adult who likes movies, the most significant date this summer is Aug. 7, which could be dubbed Meryl Streep Day.