PBS NewsHour Weekend

PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting on topics including education, healthcare, the economy, energy, science and technology, religion, finance and the arts. Hari Sreenivasan anchors.

Episode Description
Saturday, Nov 16, 2019 - 6:00 PM
"Pioneering A New Grain"
Most of the food crops we eat are "annuals," plants that need to be replanted every year, which has a host of environmental consequences. But scientists in Kansas and Minnesota are developing a new perennial grain, similar to wheat, called "Kernza" that may better protect soil and water, and even trap greenhouse gases. Some big food producers are starting to get on board with Kernza, too. D

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Saturday, Nov 16, 2019 - 6:00 PM "Pioneering A New Grain" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Nov 17, 2019 - 6:00 PM "Koala Genome Bank" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Nov 23, 2019 - 6:00 PM "Ending Single-Family Zoning" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Nov 24, 2019 - 5:58 PM "Slave Rebellion Reenactment" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 - 6:00 PM "Return To Roots: A Rare and Intimate Look at New York's Mohawk Tribe" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 - 6:00 PM "It's The Wild West: Surviving As An Indie Artist In The Digital Age" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 - 6:00 PM "Taliban In Afghanistan" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Dec 15, 2019 - 6:00 PM "Riace's Political Shift" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Dec 21, 2019 - 6:00 PM "2020 Presidential Candidates" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Dec 22, 2019 - 6:00 PM "2020 Presidential Candidates" (IDAHO)