This is great.
PBS Idea Channel is one of my favorite things on YouTube right now.
Well paced, great ideas, charismatic + engaging host (nice, Mike), and an entire last minute dedicated to fanservice.
So many traditional networks are throwing bags of money at traditional production companies thinking that Superior Production Value® will give them some sort of competitive advantage in their webseries. Any look at the top YouTubers should make it obvious that it won’t. Audience development is the key.