How to stream PBS

How to watch PBS online

Whether you're interested in 'Downton Abbey' or 'Austin City Limits,' here's what you need to know.

On Aug 12, 2020 by Joseph Knoop

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Republican congressman wants to defund PBS over the gay rat wedding

He says an episode of 'Arthur' is an ‘affront to religious Americans.’

On Jun 25, 2019 by Alex Dalbey

Mr. Ratburn from 'Arthur' came out as gay and married a man in the show's season 22 premiere.

Mr. Ratburn from ‘Arthur’ is gay—and Twitter is thrilled

The cake-loving teacher gets married in a new episode.

On May 13, 2019 by Kris Seavers


How to watch ‘Poldark’ online for free

Watch the 18th-century drama in your 21st-century home.

On Feb 4, 2019 by John-Michael Bond

Sesame Street once again denies that Bert and Ernie are a gay couple—and Twitter is freaking out.

Why Twitter is freaking out over whether Bert and Ernie are gay

One show writer says the characters were inspired by his own relationship.

On Sep 18, 2018 by Kris Seavers

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Here’s how to watch the solar eclipse from the safety of your computer

Draw your shades and turn on your computer.

On Aug 21, 2017 by Josh Katzowitz

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13 things you never knew about ‘Magic School Bus’

'The Magic School Bus' taught you science, but how much do you know about the show itself?

On Jun 22, 2017 by Dan Marcus

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Twitch is streaming every episode of ‘Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood’

Enter the Neighborhood of Make Believe.

On May 15, 2017 by Michelle Jaworski

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Some genius made a Bob Ross database of every ‘Joy of Painting’ masterpiece

Sign us up!

On Mar 30, 2017 by Kahron Spearman

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Elmo gets laid off from ‘Sesame Street’ in brutal parody of Trump’s budget proposal

Is Donald Trump’s PBS budget cut a retaliation against ‘Sesame Street’?

On Mar 20, 2017 by Josh Katzowitz

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Twitter to livestream PBS coverage of Trump inauguration

It is going to be huge.

On Jan 12, 2017

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Someone found a way to make ‘Antiques Roadshow’ appraisals even more absurd

Turns out kids do come cheap.

On Dec 6, 2016 by April Siese

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‘Sherlock’ finally announces the season 4 premiere date

Get ready, 'Sherlock' fans.

On Oct 26, 2016 by Michelle Jaworski

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Should the Olympics allow doping?

PBS Digital Studios's BrainCraft thinks the ban on doping should be relaxed.

On Aug 4, 2016 by Rae Votta

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PBS Idea Channel’s most recent script was written by AI—and it’ll blow your mind

Can machines make art?

On Jun 30, 2016 by Rae Votta