Travel to nine countries and across 1,400 years of cultural history to explore the astonishing artistic and architectural riches of Islam. Susan Sarandon narrates this film that shedslight on the shared histories of western and Islamic societies. Watch a preview:
By Kara Miller
This week, architects, builders, and entrepreneurs join us for a discussion about green architecture. How can remaking homes, apartments, and public spaces benefit the planet and increase our interaction with the world around us?
By Azita Ghahramani
A fire destroyed the historic Old Groton Inn last month and now the inn’s owner plans to demolish the remains of the structure. But some Groton residents are fighting to preserve the Inn. Groton town manager Mark Haddad and Groton Historical Society president John Ott tell host Emily Rooney why they think the Inn is worth saving.
On the tenth anniversary of 9/11, Nova presents an epic story of engineering, innovation, and the perseverance of the human spirit. With extraordinary access granted by The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Engineering Ground Zero follows the five-year construction of One World Trade Center and the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.
Just like her hero, Leonardo da Vinci, Caryn Babaian loves to combine biology with art. But she isn't the only one who draws in her classroom at Bucks County Community College. She also has her students draw as a way of helping them learn about biology.