In 1961, the Nara Dreamland theme park opened as a Japanese take on Disneyland. After 45 years in operation, the park closed in 2006 and has been abandoned ever since. Bryan and Michael of The Proper People explore the modern-day ruins of the strange Disney hybrid.
It is one of the best comebacks in sports history. Boxer Vinny Paz broke his neck in a car accident shortly after winning the junior middleweight title. Forced to give up his title and told he might never walk, and definitely never fight, again, Vinny kept training in secret. 13 months later, he entered the ring to reclaim the belt in a 10-round decision.
On a mission to make oral care more accessible for all, quip's Smart Brush and app aim to establish good brushing habits and make them more rewarding than ever. quip knows that feedback and incentive for completing a routine is one of the best ways to develop a new habit, and that's why this new Bluetooth connected brush will not only remind and track your brushing routine through the free quip app but also will help guide better technique through monitoring how you brush. Plus, you can earn amazing rewards (like free products and discounts) from quip and partners, just for brushing 2 minutes, twice a day. Starts at $45.
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Presented by quip.
Jason Bourne enlists some spies of his own to help raise awareness for water.org. In a Los Angeles shopping center, Matt Damon gives unsuspecting patrons a chance to go on their own Bourne-style mission. After fulfilling the tasks of complementing children and buying $14 hotdogs, these secret agents are rewarded with tickets to the film's premiere.
Rapper, actor, and now lead singer in a metal band — Ice T wears many hats, and wears them well. On his first time trying out Twitter's live-streaming Periscope service, Ice T treated fans to a vicious cover of Slayer's "Raining Blood" with his band Body Count.
Riding the line between a dress shoe and a sneaker, the Cole Haan 4.ZERØGRAND Oxford adds infinite versatility to your wardrobe. The shoe features deep flex grooves that maintain the mobility of the original ZERØGRAND sole, while adding a triple-density cushioning platform that increases comfort on the move. The full-length TPU traction pattern delivers excellent grip, while its upper provides a lightweight, conforming fit for extended wear. Merging together athletic performance with a formal aesthetic, the 4.ZG has a modern look and feel that can easily move you from one big moment to the next.
Sneaker comfort and legendary Danner durability collide with the new Logger 917. The boot draws inspiration from the company's first caulked boots and updates the heritage design with modern comfort and performance. Each pair has a full-grain leather upper cut from a pattern that's a faithful reinterpretation of the original. The elements are no match for these go-anywhere boots thanks to an optional, waterproof GORE-TEX liner and a removable kiltie that keeps mud and debris from being trapped between the laces. And a Vibram SPE midsole and 917 outsole ensure long-lasting comfort and reliable grip regardless of your terrain for legendary stamina and toughness.
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Presented by Danner
With plans to become Zero Waste by 2020, San Francisco is requiring all residents and business to recycle and compost their waste. Having already diverted 80% of its waste from landfills, the city is gaining national attention for their efforts. Lisa Ling heads to The Golden Gate to get and in-depth look at their state of the art recycling and composting facilities they're using to help implement their plan.
The coming wave of automated cars, robots, and artificial intelligence can feel overwhelming. To give you a little piece of mind, the PBS Idea Channel had an AI write this entire episode. While the robots might be coming for our cars and jobs, they won't be writing our entertainment any time soon.