| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Cable networks kick off the Fall TV season in early September with a variety of reality series, scripted dramas and comedies. Later in the month, the broadcast networks join the fray with their new and returning series. And if you oly watch TV on your...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 6:38 AM
El Chupacabra has been the stuff of folklore and farmers' nightmares for years, but a documentary aired by the Science Channel seems to suggest the mythical creature could be more fact than fiction.
The documentary featured a Texas nutritionist and...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:30 AM
At a hearing of the presidential commission investigating the 1986 space shuttle Challenger disaster, Richard Feynman conducted an experiment of sorts in the media-packed room. The Caltech physicist and Nobel laureate clamped material from a shuttle O-...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Getting a dual American premiere Saturday, via Discovery and Science Channel, "The Challenger Disaster" is a BBC-made TV movie about physicist Richard Feynman (William Hurt) and the investigation into the causes of the 1986 space shuttle explosion.
| Nov 23, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Brian Dennehy sat cross-legged on a stool and bent to rub his aching right knee and shin. His day of rehearsing "The Steward of Christendom" would soon be done.
But the physical nicks and dings that the former Columbia University football lineman and...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:00 PM
The holiday season, which is mostly to say the Christmas season, has already begun on television; indeed, if you measure the holiday by Hallmark Channel or Lifetime, it has been going on all month. And it's not going to get any less cheery and joyful...
| May 20, 2013
| 2:24 PM
They've been waiting underground for 17 years, and now cicadas are emerging en masse to take over the eastern half of the United States.
Right now, billions of the Brood II cicadas are emerging from the ground and are making big noise all up and down...
| May 20, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Kings Island, an Ohio amusement park, doesn't get the headlines and attention of Disneyland and Disney World, but for a shining moment in 1973 it was the center of the pop culture universe. Why? Because those lovable Brady kids from "The Brady Bunch"...
| May 21, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The only thing worse than spoilers of your favorite TV show are … bogus spoilers. As part of the media frenzy leading to Wednesday’s “Nashville” season finale, ABC released these admittedly juicy but nonetheless not “...
| May 25, 2013
| 7:00 AM
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Here on the West Coast, we are going to miss the once-every-17-year cicada invasion, but thanks to the Science Channel and its Cicada Cam, we can at least get a glimpse of the bugs about to overwhelm our friends back...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 9:32 AM
Sci fi and fantasy TV get their due in November with the premieres of Fox's robot-action thriller "Almost Human," the "Doctor Who" 50th anniversary special, "The Day of the Doctor," and BBC America's mythology series "Atlantis." Two sitcoms, Fox's...