The Latest from WPSU

JeffTech classroom
SciTech Now

Episode 321

Posted on April 26, 2017

In this episode of SciTech Now, we visit JEFFTech Vocational-Technical School. Learn about what this school is doing to keep up with industry trends. Also, see an innovative wheelchair with extraordinary mobility. And discover art and science of brewing beer. Continue »

 

Managing Risk in a Changing Climate

Managing Risk in a Changing Climate

Posted on April 20, 2017

Examine one of humanity’s most pressing challenges through the lens of the many academic disciplines needed to address the impacts and surrounding economic, social, and environmental issues that come with managing risk in a changing climate. Continue »

 

Patty Satalia and guests on the set of Conversations Live
Conversations Live

Immigration

Posted on April 18, 2017

Our expert panel discusses the social, economic and security consequences of legal and illegal immigration to the United States. They also take viewer questions. Continue »

 

A Taste of Innovation
Upcoming Events

A Taste of Innovation

Posted on April 13, 2017

Join us for a gathering of our region’s exceptional restaurant, catering, and food truck chefs. This is a family-friendly event, and WPSU will have children’s activities and visits from PBS Kids characters. Continue »

Saturday, May 20, from 12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

 

Distillery
SciTech Now

Episode 320

Posted on April 7, 2017

Discover the science of distilled spirits where a whole host of complex chemical reactions take place in the barrel. See fireflies play follow the leader. A learn about a new one-woman show called “The Climate Monologues.” Continue »

 

Cheraine Stanford on the set of SciTech Now
SciTech Now

Episode 319

Posted on April 7, 2017

It's a women in science takeover featuring some of the brightest minds in central Pennsylvania. Also, learn about the story, behind the story, of NASA's hidden figures. Continue »

 

Marjorie Maddox reviewed "Windthrow" by K. A. Hays.
WPSU's BookMark

“Windthrow” by K. A. Hays

Posted on April 6, 2017

A new poetry book by K. A. Hays is all about weather—both the noun and verb forms. The book’s title, “Windthrow,” is a forestry term for the way wind uproots trees. It speaks also to how we weather this life of breeze and tsunami. Filled with wind, sea, forest, and bees, the poems move between […] Continue »