Mosaic | KCET
"Mosaic" gathers news and current affairs from around the world, as experienced—and at times reported by—people on the ground. Unlike a conventional newscast, "Mosaic” is responsive to online sources and independent voices, utilizing a bottom-up, web-first news gathering framework, to create a new kind of global news for all media platforms.
"The China Dream" explores the concept promoted by President Xi Jinping's government for "national rejuvenation” — to ask what the “China Dream” really means, how it plays out in real life at all levels of society, and particularly for China’s youth.
Also check out the Mosaic "Election Specials.” In 2016 we gathered news reports from around the world to learn how other countries view the U.S. presidential campaign and how election results could impact their national interests. We sent our team to cover the national political conventions in Cleveland and Philadelphia, and produced an in-depth report on the eve of the November elections.
- Diverse stories about Cuba and Fidel Castro
- China’s role in managing the world’s trash
- A look back at the Mosaic archives of World News from the Middle East
As recently as a century ago, scientists doubted whether the universe extended beyond our own Milky Way — until astronomer Edwin Hubble, working with the world’s most powerful telescope discovered just how vast the universe is.KCET Original
Scientists and doctors are embracing alternative concepts that Indigenous peoples have practiced for thousands of years, by using medicinal plant knowledge that informed much our pharmacopeia.KCET Original
Explore the lasting impact of the Shindana Toy Company, created out of the need for community empowerment following the 1965 Watts uprising, whose ethnically correct black dolls forever changed the American doll industry.KCET Original
The environmental costs of timber extraction and damming have reached a tipping point in the North Coast region of California.KCET Original
As California deals with the fallout of a global waste crisis, plastic manufacturers continue to spread misleading information about recycling, while spending big on lobbying efforts to keep their products on the shelves.KCET Original
As Phryne delves into an investigation, she remembers her own days in Paris and her first love.
George heads Down Under during fire season to see if climate change is slowly causing Australia to become uninhabitable.
Phryne investigates the puzzling death of a magazine columnist and author of fairy stories.
Sonia Warshawski, a Holocaust survivor, is served an eviction notice for her tailor shop, which has thrived for 35 years. She must choose between setting up a new shop or retiring.