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Bright Now

By Polly Conway, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

60 Minutes but for STEM, some mature subjects.

TV Max Educational 2019
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These short newsmagazine-type segments are uniformly interesting, even as the subject matter varies wildly. Bringing challenging ideas to the forefront, each epsiode offers just enough information to give viewers something to talk about (they would be great as classroom supplements). Like a Wikipedia page come to life, Bright Now is a great pick for curious teens.

TV Details

  • Premiere date: September 19, 2019
  • Network: Max
  • Genre: Educational
  • Topics: STEM
  • TV rating: TV-PG
  • Last updated: May 31, 2023

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