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Uncover the mysterious life of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of To Kill a Mockingbird (July 11, 1960). Emmy-winning filmmaker...
Pull out your maps, because this week we’re learning about maps and geographic tools. If you could go anywhere, where would...
Richmond is one of five cities selected by the EPA for this year’s Greening America's Capitals program. The initiative...

News from WCVE and NPR

Virginia’s Junior U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations and Armed Services Committees, led a Congressional Delegation to the Middle East last week focused on the U.S. mission against ISIL and the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Iraq and Syria.

Man Re-Enacts Scene From Pixar's 'Up'

A Canadian man attached giant helium-filled...

Day 8 At Wimbledon Features Women's Quarterfinals

Three American women are in the quarterfinals...

Hackers Target Controversial Italian Cyber Espionage Company

Spyware belonging to the security firm Hacking...

Music

Is it just me, or does this year seem like it’s flying by? Henry and I have been up to our eyeballs in great music and it’s still coming in. Thanks goodness. That means we have all sorts of great new things to share with you and we’re on the prowl for even more.

Unwrap This

Christmas in July? Sure, ther's a saying for...

Notes from America Vol. 3: The Nied’s Hotel Band

First off--they are not a hotel band. There is...

Say, Are You Hungry?

On the menu for this week's World...

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Forgotten Ellis Island

Visit the abandoned immigrant hospital on Ellis Island.

First Peoples: Europe

When Homo sapiens turned up in prehistoric...

Operation Wild: Episode Two

Find out how pioneering medicine is...

The Abolitionists–Part One: 1820s-1838

Shared beliefs about slavery bring together...

Science Matters

Join the Petersburg Public Library as they host the Sciencetellers, on Tuesday, July 7th at 2:00 p.m., at the Tabernacle Community Life Center – 444 Halifax Street, Petersburg, Virginia.

Question Your World: Why Did We Add An Extra Second This Year?

College students, high level business execs,...

Male Contraceptive Pill in the Works at UVA

Why isn’t there a male contraceptive pill?...

Question Your World: What Moves the World's Biggest Mountain?

The roof of our planet is located in Nepal....