Explore the depths of the ocean in an all new American Experience: Sealab premiering 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12 on Wisconsin Public Television.
Sealab tells the story of the U.S. Navy’s program that sought to answer the question of whether human life could survive on the ocean floor. The program, spearheaded by George Bond, a former doctor from Appalachia turned naval pioneer, as well as his team of “aquanauts,” tested the limits of human endurance and changed ocean exploration forever.
Read on to find out more about this incredible story!
Continue reading American Experience: Sealab Premieres Feb. 12
It’s that time of the year again! It’s time to enjoy holiday programs on Wisconsin Public Television. From Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day, look to WPT for classic favorites and fresh holiday finds.
Below you’ll find a complete list of holiday-themed programs coming up on WPT.
Continue reading 2018 Holiday Program Schedule
Looking to expand your public television viewing opportunities? Wish you could re-watch episodes from past seasons of Downton Abbey or American Masters? Or maybe you want more of your favorite local programming. WPT Passport might be the answer.
Read on to learn about the variety of programs available through this amazing archive – and the many ways you can access them!
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Season five of Wisconsin Life produced some of our most memorable stories yet. On our Facebook page, we had over 137,000 views from our top five most-viewed stories alone. In celebration of the completion of season five, we’ve compiled our top five most-watched stories: Continue reading Top 5 Most-Watched Videos From Wisconsin Life’s Fifth Season
Ryan Ward is a producer, editor and videographer for Wisconsin Public Television’s Wisconsin Life project. A native of Indiana, he moved to the Badger State six years ago and has been a part of Wisconsin Life from the start. I got a chance to sit down with Ryan and learn more about his experiences with the project – and to get to know the man behind the camera. Continue reading Five Questions With “Wisconsin Life” Team Member Ryan Ward