The New Black
The struggle over gay rights within the black community.
Left by the Ship
"Left by the Ship" tells the story of Amerasian children.
A Fragile Trust: Plagiarism, Power, and Jayson Blair at The New York Times
The story of former New York Times reporter Jayson Blair.
Revenge of the Electric Car
"Revenge of the Electric Car" examines electric cars.
How Muscle Shoals, Ala., midwifed classic songs and albums.
The Trials of Muhammad Ali
Recalling a formative period in Muhammad Ali's life.
Think origami is just paper planes and cranes? A determined group of theoretical scientists and fine artists has abandoned careers and scoffed at graduate degrees to forge new lives as modern-day paper folders. Through origami, these offbeat and provocative minds are reshaping ideas of creativity and revealing the relationship between art and science.
Try it yourself: download a folding diagram below, and try your hand at the art of origami!
Vintage Movie Camera Cut & Fold
by Erik and Martin Demaine (PDF, 312K)
by Robert J. Lang (PDF, 400K)
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The hits and the highlights from WGBH