Great Big Story

Comanche: A Great Big Film Coming Thursday, June 29

23 мин. назад

Even the most daunting world records are meant to be broken… eventually. For elite navigator Stan Honey and a crew of sailing all-stars, beating the prestigious ...

Green With Happiness: Meet the Jolly Green Lady of Brooklyn

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Everything in Elizabeth Sweetheart's life is green. From her bright green hair, to her self-dyed green overalls, the New York City artist has earned her moniker, ...

The Man Who Keeps Paris Dry

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Most people know Thierry Millet as “Monsieur Pep.” That's because for the past 47 years, he has run a small business called Pep's—the only umbrella repair ...

The Architectural Wonders of Thailand’s White Temple

1 дн. назад

There are 33000 traditional temples in Thailand. But with its majestic, otherworldly exterior, Wat Rong Khun is unlike any other site of worship. From the ghoulish ...

The Builders | THE SHOW, Episode 2

2 дн. назад

Welcome to THE SHOW, the latest and greatest way to explore our Great Big World. Come along as we take off to faraway places and meet the dreamers and ...

The Legacy Makers | THE SHOW, Episode 1

3 дн. назад

In this episode, we meet some incredible performers preserving, revitalizing and creating legacy. We start our journey at a hula school in Hawaii, then travel ...

Whose Body Is a Beach Body Anyway? The Woman Redefining Swimwear

4 дн. назад

The beach is meant to be fun, light and enjoyable. But for some, the beach is an uncomfortable place, where gender norms and body image stereotypes create ...

Saint Petersburg's Gilded Church of Blood and Potatoes

4 дн. назад

The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood is one of the most colorful and ornate landmarks in all of Europe. Located in the middle of Saint Petersburg, Russia, ...

The Mega Kitchen Serving 40,000 People Each Day

5 дн. назад

With one of the largest kitchens in Asia, the Shri Saibaba temple in Shirdi, India, prepares, cooks and serves quantities of food that are nearly unimaginable.

Love & Basketball: Stories of Hoop Dreams On and Off the Court

6 дн. назад

In this reel, we hit the court with some serious ballers as we explore the great global sport of basketball. We travel to the frozen north to meet the Toronto Raptor's ...

The Rotten, Funky Stench of Taiwan’s (Delicious) Stinky Tofu

6 дн. назад

With its unconventional name and niche menu offerings, Dai's House of Unique Stink is a distinctive food joint. First, there's the fact that the restaurant has had to ...

More Than Murals: The Artist Keeping Japan's Bathhouse Art Alive

6 дн. назад

Sentos are public bathhouses with a long and rich history in Japanese culture. Traditionally, tranquil, hand-painted murals adorned the walls of each sento.

Sounds of the Nightmare Machine

6 дн. назад

What happens when a horror movie composer and a guitar maker join forces? They create the world's most disturbing musical instrument. Affectionately known ...

How an Innovative Community Experiment Revitalized a Seoul Neighborhood

7 дн. назад

Not long ago, the old industrial neighborhood of Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, had a reputation for being rough around the edges. Today, it's a thriving ...

Refugee Hoops In America’s Heartland

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Tucked away in America's heartland, a group of refugees from South Sudan are learning to play ball with the best of them. Omaha, Nebraska is home to the ...

Transitioning as a Family

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Around five years ago, Corey Maison first came out to her mom as transgender. A few years later, her mom Eric came out as transgender, too. The transition ...

A Symphony to Last a Thousand Years

1 нед. назад

Can you imagine what the world will be like in 1000 years? Yeah, neither can we. But one man has created a piece of music that will still be playing by the end of ...

How a Father-Son Duo Turns Trash Into Transformers

2 нед. назад

In 2010, Chinese farmer Yu Zhilin and his son Yu Lingyun opened up their own metalworking shop in the country's Hunan Province. Inspired by the futuristic ...

How ‘Green Screen Grandma’ Made a Splash on YouTube

2 нед. назад

Tatiana Subbotina is a 62-year-old Russian grandmother, who, thanks to her inventive, self-taught video production skills, is also an emerging YouTube ...

Aquatic Affection: How a Scuba Diver Found a Good Friend Under the Sea

2 нед. назад

Scuba diver Hiroyuki Arakawa and Yoriko are the unlikeliest of friends. While they both share a love for the sea, Yoriko's gills and tail make her a little more ...

How the Rainbow Flag Became a Symbol of LGBTQ Pride

2 нед. назад

In late '70s San Francisco, the nascent Gay Rights Movement was in full swing. Without a symbol to rally around, the diverse group of activists navigated the ...