A Shakhashiri Christmas

December 22, 2011

Watch The Best of Once Upon A Christmas Cheery in the Lab of Shakhashiri at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 23 on Wisconsin Public Television. It’s a shame there won’t be any new experiments this year, but what a great opportunity to relive some of the best moments from past years. It’s so rare to find someone…

Christmas Eve on WPT…

December 22, 2010

We’re just days away from this year’s Christmas holiday, and WPT has a great lineup of special programs to help your family celebrate the season. Enjoy some afternoon Christmas chemistry with Dr. Bassam Shakhashiri. Then, in the evening, venture to a white Christmas in Yellowstone and enjoy the sounds and sights of the season with…

Spend the Holidays in Yellowstone

December 17, 2010

Watch Christmas in Yellowstone at 7:00 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 19 on Wisconsin Public Television.  Encore at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 24. Like many others, it only took me one subzero walk along Wisconsin’s icy roads to forget there is a certain beauty that comes along with winter. Despite the fact that we all bundle up…

WPT Holiday Program Schedule

November 24, 2010

‘Tis the season for enriching and enlightening holiday programs on Wisconsin Public Television. Some favorite selections include Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas (pictured), the bombastic sounds of Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s The Ghosts of Christmas Eve, Rick Steves’ exploration of a European Christmas and Shalom Sesame — Chanukah: The Missing Menorah. In all, there are more…