Bond, James Bond and Espionage, and Whooping Cranes - May 28

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Sunday, May 28, 2023

Today is Amnesty International Day, National Hamburger Day, National Brisket Day, and Whooping Crane Day

Today's Birthdays
Songs of the Day
Today's Theme: Bond, James Bond and Espionage, and Whooping Cranes




  • Johnny Rivers - Secret Agent Man - LISTEN
  • T-Bone Walker - Jazz at the Philharmonic - LISTEN
  • Gladys Knight and the Pips - Midnight Train to Georgia - LISTEN
  • John Fogerty - Centerfield - LISTEN
  • Kylie Minogue - The Loco-motion - LISTEN
  • Billie Eilish - No Time to Die - LISTEN
  • Paul McCartney and Wings - Live and Let Die - LISTEN
  • Shirley Basey - Goldfinger - LISTEN

THEME: Bond, James Bond and Espionage

  • Grades PreK-1 -  Sesame Street - The Spy Who Loved Cookies (007 Parody) (5:15) - VIEW
  • Grades PreK-1 - Sesame Street - Monsterpiece Theater - Dr. No (3:28) - VIEW
  • Grades 3-8 - NHPBS LearningMedia - STEM in 30 - Spy Planes: Eyes in the Sky (28:02) - VIEW
  • Grades 3-12 - International Spy Museum - READ and VIEW
  • Grades 3-12 - CIA - Spy Kids - READ, VIEW, and DO
  • Grades 4-8 - NHPBS Learning Media - Cyberchase - Bianca the Spy (3:31) - VIEW and DO
  • Grades 5-12 - NHPBS Learning Media - SciTech  Now - The Spy Penguins (5:55) - VIEW and Do
  • Grades 5-12 - NHPBS LearningMedia - Spy Techniques of the Revolutionary War: Culper Code Book - READ and DO
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS LearningMedia - Rebel: Loreta Velazquez Civil War Soldier and Spy (3:30) - VIEW, READ, and DO
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - Origins of Everything - How a Spy Changed Horror Movies (10:52) - VIEW
  • Grades 9-12 - NHPBS Video - University Place - The James Bond Phenomenon (1:01:05) - VIEW

THEME: Whooping Cranes

  • Grades 4-12 - Smithsonian's National Zoo - Whooping Cranes - READ
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - Discovering Alabama - Whooping Cranes (28:02) -VIEW
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - Local Routes - Behind the Scenes at the Saint Marks Whooping Crane Pen (4:49) - VIEW
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - In Wisconsin - Whooping Cranes (5:50) - VIEW


NHPBS - 11.1 Comcast (802) Live Stream More Options

Sunday, 5/28 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm NHPBS
Narrated by musician Darius Rucker, this film returns to Ramitelli Airfield in Italy to share the history of the Tuskegee Airmen, a group of Black military pilots who broke stereotypes and helped win World War II. THE TUSKEGEE AIRMAN RETURN TO RAMITELLI Streaming Video

NHPBS EXPLORE - 11.2 Comcast (801) More Options

Sunday, 5/28 from 9-10 pm NHPBS EXPLORE
Discover how the auto-pilot biases we all experience fuel our nation's divisions, see how authoritarians can hack them, and find out how to overcome them. HACKING YOUR MIND Streaming Video

HACKING YOUR MIND - Weapons of Influence
Sunday, 5/28 from 10-11 pm NHPBS EXPLORE
Find out why hacking for good may be the most important scientific discovery of this century, and learn how to hack your mind to improve your life and the lives of your family and friends. HACKING YOUR MIND Streaming Video

NH WORLD - 11.3 Comcast (965) More Options

Sunday, 5/28 from 9-10 pm NH WORLD
Minnesota was home to a little-known military intelligence school during WWII that trained Japanese Americans be to translators. Primarily recruited from concentration camps on the West Coast, these men and women, served while many of their families remained imprisoned. For their efforts, it is said that they “shortened the Pacific War by two years and saved possibly a million American lives.” ARMED WITH LANGUAGE Streaming Video

Sunday, 5/28 from 10-11 pm NH WORLD
Discover the story of a group of Japanese Americans and their incarceration by the U.S. government during World War II. Through the compelling voices of survivors of Minidoka, a concentration camp in the Idaho desert, BETRATED tells a universal story about unjust internment and the loss of civil rights.  BETRAYED: SURVIVING AN AMERICAN CONCENTRATION CAMP Streaming Video

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