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The Community Stations is raffling off a dream vacation: a trip for two to England.** The best part of this trip--visiting the...
This month, Colonial Williamsburg launched the “Revolutionary in Residence” program. The first to hold the position...
In his six-hour series, Africa’s Great Civilizations, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a look at the history of Africa, from...

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Staff attorneys at the State Corporation Commission have issued a report that concludes running new electric cables under the Rappahannock River is a viable alternative to erecting five steel towers near the Norris Bridge.

Local Music

More than 11 years ago, my wife and I read a great book called “What to Expect when Expecting,” which if you don’t know is about having a baby. Well, on this week’s World Music Show (2/25), I could stretch or mutilate that title and pirate it for this week’s show, as in “What to Expect in World Music.” I admit, it is a stretch.

Local Arts

Richmond-based representational oil painter David Tanner pays a visit to Daphne’s Corner to talk about his painting process with Virginia Currents* host Daphne Maxwell Reid.

Art Trip: Richmond, Virginia

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Art Trip: Washington D.C.

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What To Watch

Finding Your Roots

Uncover family mysteries about two legends of hip hop, Sean Combs and LL Cool J, through the use of DNA technology that reveals information that shakes their very foundations.

Africa's Great Civilizations: Origins/The Cross and the Crescent

Journey with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr....

Victoria: The Engine of Change

With a child on the way, Victoria must choose...

Science Matters

The closest place away from Earth that we could visit is our moon. The 1950′s through the 1970′s we saw a large interest in lunar exploration, but in 1972 we stopped.

Question Your World: What Causes Kids to Become Near Sighted?

Vision is a pretty important aspect of life...

Question Your World: Can We Create A New Way To Help Power Our World?

The global energy dialogue is easily one of...

Formed Underground or in a Lab: Diamonds Still Sparkle

Thinking about a diamond for your valentine?...