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Broadcast Premiere of Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 2:56pm -- WCVE

After his death, writer Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) became a global icon of modern literature and a pop culture brand. Best known for his Gothic horror tales and narrative poem “The Raven,” Poe’s stories are the basis of countless films and TV episodes, and have inspired even more, as has his name and image. At least four American cities claim this literary legend as their own – Baltimore, Richmond, Philadelphia and New York: an NFL football team is named after one of his poems, and his image appears on everything from the Beatles’ Sgt.

Dissecting Science: Getting to Mars

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 1:53pm -- WCVE

Science enthusiasts gathered on Sesame Street on November 14, 2017 to hear about the advances toward and challenges we face in Getting to Mars. NASA Astronaut Kathryn Hire, NASA Hall of Fame's Youngest Member Dr. Joel Levine, and one of the leaders of NASA's Human Spaceflight Architecture Team, Patrick Troutman, shared their knowledge and extensive experience on the why, how and when of getting humans to Mars.

This Week In Richmond: Fire Prevention Week with Brian McGraw and Brook Pittinger

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 11:20am -- WCVE

On this edition of This Week In Richmond, host David Bailey is joined by Brian McGraw, P.E., State Fire Marshal and Brook Pittinger, Virginia Department of Fire Programs Acting Executive Director, to discuss Fire Prevention Week (October 8th-14th) and what can be done to make our homes safer.