The game 'Plants vs. Zombies 2' is fun and creative, Rokia Traoré's new album 'Beautiful Africa' is a colorful, joyful work, and more top picks.
Singer Plácido Domingo performs Verdi's baritone arias on his new album, Billie Jean King is honored on 'American Masters,' and more top picks.
Helen Mirren stars in 'Prime Suspect' on Blu-ray, Schoola.com makes fundraising more practical, and more top picks.
PBS honors the March on Washington with a new documentary, the app Buycott tells you how to support your beliefs with the right food companies, and more top picks.
Bloggers who love home renovation are attracting enough of an audience that they can make their passion their full-time job.
The website Videolicious lets you create professional-looking videos, 'The Law in These Parts' looks at how Israel maintains law and order on the West Bank, and more top picks.
The iPad app The Guardian of Imagination lets kids give a world its color, the Starz show 'The White Queen' tracks the players in the wars between the houses of York and Lancaster, and more top picks.
Massachusetts teenager Zev creates images where he inhabits a tiny world, Guy Clark's new acoustic album showcases his still-strong voice, and more top picks.
Leon Fleisher's birthday is celebrated with a 23-CD box set, Chicago restaurant Hot Doug's gets its own book, and more.
Monday would have been the 407th birthday of acclaimed Dutch artist, Rembrandt van Rijn, and Google is honoring the day with one of Rembrandt's some 90 self-portraits.
The Geocaching Intro app lets kids embark on a real-life treasure hunt, Andy Sharpless's book 'The Perfect Protein' lays out the case for careful consumption of fish, and more.
Deborah Madison's book 'Vegetable Literacy' gives you recipes for your farmers' market purchases, pieces by the Emerson String Quartet show why the group is one of the world's best, and more top picks.
Bobby McFerrin records an album of African-American spirituals, StarMap 3D identifies constellations, and more.
Singer/songwriter Roger Day performs a concert in the wetlands, 'My Lucky Elephant' follows a young Thai boy and his pachyderm best friend, and more top picks.
The term 'GIF,' named the word of the year for 2012 by the Oxford American Dictionary, is experiencing a resurgence in every field from blogging to advertising.
HBO's new documentary 'Love, Marilyn' examines newly discovered diaries and letters, Stravinsky's 'Rite of Spring' is remastered, and more top picks.
Norwegian detective Harry Hole returns in Jo Nesbo's 'The Redeemer,' a two-disc compilation of Ane Brun's songs is worth a listen, and more top picks.
Director Joss Whedon helmed the highest-grossing film of 2012. Can he bestow the same magic on the financially troubled Shakespeare film genre?
National Geographic reminds viewers that the history of World War II is a complex one, cellist Jan Vogler's new album is the next step for Yo-Yo Ma fans, and more top picks.
Actresses like Gwyneth Paltrow and Jessica Alba are pursuing new careers as lifestyle gurus.