Congressional 5th District candidates - Glenn Thompson and Kerith Strano Taylor

Race for the 5th Debate

Posted on October 17, 2016

WPSU broadcast a live political debate on Saturday, October 15, 2016. Hear from incumbent Glenn Thompson (R) and challenger Kerith Strano Taylor (D). Continue »


Weather World studio
SciTech Now

Episode 302

Posted on October 11, 2016

See how scientists at Penn State produce and plan an award winning show that educates an audience and develops future standouts in the world of meteorology; Epidemiologists in North Carolina track the evolution and geographic spread of Zika; Science Friday shares insights about the mysterious octopus; and much more! Continue »


Videographer shoots video of turf grass
SciTech Now

Episode 301

Posted on October 3, 2016

Penn State scientists are studying turf to improve performance and keep athletes safe. Science Friday looks at a desert phenomenon in Death Valley; how technology and new voting apps are impacting our journey to the polls; how studying craters left by meteors and asteroids can help us understand what killed the dinosaurs; and more! Continue »


Penns Valley region
Our Town

Penns Valley

Posted on September 15, 2016

Volunteer storytellers from the Penns Valley area stories about The Grange, Old Gregg School, farms, monuments, artifacts, art, divining for graves, and so much more. Find out what makes Penns Valley a GREAT place to live. Continue »


Penn State President Eric Barron and guests on the set of Digging Deeper
Digging Deeper


Posted on September 14, 2016

President Barron explores how Penn State researches are using crowdsourcing and mobile technology to protect the world’s food supply. Continue »


Train passing trough Cresson, PA
Our Town


Posted on August 25, 2016

Volunteer storytellers from Cresson share stories about a love for singing, their schools and libraries, reading and sports programs, ambulance and fire departments, and the joys of train watching. Continue »