New ‘NOVA’ Episode Needs No Rescue

Courtesy: PBS/PBS Distribution By Philip Sayblack Bridges are some of the world’s most important architectural structures. From the standard structures that span tiny creeks to larger, more intricate structures that take drivers to the greatest heights, bridges are pivotal to life in so many ways, yet many of the world’s bridges are being lost to time and the elements, including the world’s covered...

February 23rd, 2019

New ‘NOVA’ Episode Taking Audiences On Interstellar Journey Of Discovery Next Month

Courtesy: PBS/PBS Distribution By Philip Sayblack 2015 was a major year in the world of space exploration. It was in this year, that the New Horizons spacecraft gave humans their very first clear look at Pluto.  The pictures revealed a world completely unexpected, full of icy mountains and plains of frozen methane and nitrogen. When it completed that mission, its overall mission was not yet over. ...

February 17th, 2019

PBS Examines Apollo 8 Mission With New Episode Of ‘NOVA’

Courtesy: PBS/PBS Distribution By Philip Sayblack PBS Distribution is taking audiences into space again next month with a new episode of its hit science-based series NOVA. NOVA: Apollo’s Daring Mission is scheduled for release on March 19 on DVD.  The story on this episode follows the events of the Apollo 8 flight, the first of the Apollo missions that took a man to the moon. The mission came...

February 17th, 2019

PBS Distribution Releases ‘AmEx: The Swamp’ Tuesday

Courtesy: PBS/PBS Distribution By Philip Sayblack PBS Distribution is releasing another episode of its history-based series American Experience on DVD this week. American Experience: The Swamp is set for release on Tuesday.  Based partially on author Michael Grunwald’s book The Swamp: The Everglades, Florida and the Politics of Paradise, this episode tells the history of the national park and...

February 11th, 2019

‘NOVA: Last B-24’ Succeeds In Its Mission To Entertain, Engage Audiences

Courtesy: PBS/PBS Distribution By Philip Sayblack American audiences love drama.  A single run through any TV carrier’s lineup provides solid proof of that statement.  From Scandal to New Amsterdam to Criminal Minds to Empire to Black Mirror and more, drama is big business.  The thing is that none of the dramas noted here nor their unmentioned counterparts are real.  They are fiction. ...

January 26th, 2019

PBS Announces Release Date For ‘We’ll Meet Again: Season 2’

Courtesy: PBS/PBS Distribution By Philip Sayblack PBS Distribution will release the second season of PBS’ hit series We’ll Meet Again next month. We’ll Meet Again: Season 2 is scheduled for release on DVD and digital on Feb. 5.  Season 2 features six more episodes of reunions between people searching decades for one another after being separated so many years earlier. The episodes featured...

January 10th, 2019

PBS Distribution To Release Three New ‘NOVA’ Titles Next Month

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: PBS/PBS Distribution PBS Distribution will release a trio of new NOVA episodes on DVD next month. Up first on the company’s schedule is NOVA: Thai Cave Rescue.  The hour-long program follows the dramatic rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach from a cave in Thailand that happened last summer. The story made international headlines last July as the group sat trapped...

January 10th, 2019

‘AmEx: The Circus’ Is A Rich Presentation Of The Ringling Bros. & Barnum And Bailey Circus’ Early Life

Courtesy: PBS By Philip Sayblack Ringling Brothers & Barnum and Bailey Circus is among the most famous and beloved institutions in America’s rich history.  From its humble beginnings in the 1800s up until 2017, when it shuttered its doors for the very last time, the circus has entertained countless masses the world over.  Early this past November, PBS Distribution presented a new profile of...

January 6th, 2019

‘Native America’ Is A Powerful History Of, Tribute To Native Americans

Courtesy: PBS/PBS Distribution By Philip Sayblack Native Americans are some of the world’s most important peoples.  If not for them, America today might not have the governmental system that it has today.  If not for Native Americans, the world might not have many of the foods, clothes, medical and even scientific advancements that it has.  That is a massive statement, considering how intelligent...

November 29th, 2018

‘NOVA: Decoding The Weather Machine’ Eliminates All Doubt About Climate Change

Courtesy: PBS/PBS Distribution By Philip Sayblack The issue of climate change is one of America’s most divisive topics today.  Between scientists and civilians, opinions on climate change have created a deep rift between Americans.  The deniers constantly claim that the planet’s climate is not changing and that humans are not to blame.  Those on the other side attest the exact opposite.  Now...

November 6th, 2018