Money and Medicine Tuesday, September 25 — 7pm An examination of the reasons for skyrocketing health-care costs in the U.S., as well as strategies to rein them in. One reason put forth for spiraling costs is a system that rewards health-care providers for quantity of care rather than quality of care. The documentary features remarks […]
Tales of Masked Men Friday, September 28 — 9pm Season 3 opens with “Tales of Masked Men,” which examines the colorful world and history of lucha libre (Mexican wrestling) through the stories of the legendary El Santo (1917-84); four-foot, five-inch Mascarita Sagrada; and classic grappler Solar watch promo video
Making Stuff: Stronger Wed., September 19, 8pm Part 1 of 4 of “Making Stuff” begins with “Stronger,” a search for the world’s strongest material. The quest touches upon Kevlar, carbon nanotubes and even mollusks and toucan beaks. The installment also ponders a possible replacement for steel. Click for More Info.
From Dust to Dreams: Opening Night at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts Friday, September 21 — 8:00pm The opening-night gala at the Smith Center for Performing Arts in Las Vegas features Joshua Bell, John Fogerty, Merle Haggard, Emmylou Harris, Jennifer Hudson, Carole King, Martina McBride, Pat Monahan, Willie Nelson, Arturo Sandoval and Mavis […]