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Charles Fishburne is a correspondent for WCVE Public Radio. He brings over 40 years experience as a broadcast journalist and news executive in Richmond, Washington D.C. and New York. Charles was also a long-time television news anchor and news director in Richmond.

Articles by Charles Fishburne

Science Matters Takes Us on a Simulated Flight to the International Space Station

Yesterday, we reported that Virginia's Commercial Space Flight Authority would improve the Mid-Atlantic Space Port at Wallops Island to accommodate larger rockets to help re-supply the International Space Station. Today, on this WCVE Science Matters report, Charles Fishburne takes us on a simulated flight with the Antares rocket... and talks with Orbital Vice President Barron Beneski.

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Virginia Students’ Math Scores Drop Dramatically With New Tests

Officials say the state's new, more rigorous mathematics tests proved to be a challenge for all types of students during the last school year. The Virginia Department of Education yesterday released Standards of Learning results for the 2011-2012 school year by race and other subgroups. Charles Fishburne reports.