Edison

Edison

Jan 28, 2015

Watch Wednesday, January 28th at 9pm! The holder of 1,093 patents, Thomas Alva Edison was nearly synonymous with invention. Driven, intensely competitive and never more at home than he was at work, Edison would be remembered as the genius who created the modern world.

Attention
Non-Profits!

Attention<br /> Non-Profits!

Jan 27, 2015

WTVI PBS Charlotte has created an engaging – way for local nonprofits to get valuable exposure on TV across our 13-county region: the PBS Charlotte Community Give Back nonprofit spotlight contest. The winning group will receive $10,000 in free underwriting on PBS Charlotte! Plus, PBS Charlotte will create a video story/profile of each of the finalists… the profiles will […]

Nova: Sinkholes – Buried Alive

Nova: Sinkholes – Buried Alive

Jan 26, 2015

Watch Thursday, January 29th at 9pm! In Tampa, Florida, in February 2013, a giant hole opened up under the bedroom floor of Jeffrey Bush, swallowing the 36-year-old as he slept. His body was never found. Bush was a victim of a sinkhole — a growing worldwide hazard that lurks wherever limestone and other water-soluble rocks […]

This Week on
Carolina Impact

This Week on <br />Carolina Impact

Jan 26, 2015

Watch Tuesday, January 27th at 8pm! Coming up on the next Carolina Impact….a special show dedicated to combatting obesity. You’ll meet a teen learning how to control his body weight by monitoring his body mass index….plus…. after numerous failed diets this man lost — 150 pounds thanks to surgery. We’ll learn who the best candidates […]

Genealogy Roadshow

Genealogy Roadshow

Jan 19, 2015

Watch Wednesday, January 21st at 8pm! At Saint Louis’ historic public library, a team of genealogists uncovers fascinating family stories from Missouri’s famous gateway city. A mystery writer discovers her mother has hidden a life-changing secret; a woman finds out if she is descended from the infamous pirate Blackbeard; a mother and daughter seek connections […]