Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark discuss some recent research that reveals details about how some longhorn beetles find their mates using pheromones.
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Almost 40 years ago Captain Ross Poldark galloped across the TV screens of millions of PBS viewers, vexing villains and winning female hearts in one of Masterpiece’s earliest hit series, Poldark. Now the gallant captain rides again, allowing a new generation to delight in the exploits of an unconventional romantic hero.
Watch Masterpiece: Poldark Episode 1 June 21 at 9:00 p.m. on WCVE PBS/WHTJ PBS. Check listings for additional air-times.
Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark discuss the downside of spraying for mosquitoes and some simple ways to reduce mosquito breeding sites at home.
Flying Squirrels broadcaster Jon Laaser, Wes McElroy and Jay Burnham talk about the Squirrels’ recent surge towards the top of the Eastern standings. Richmond Flying Squirrels catcher, Jackson Williams was on set discussing the catcher/pitcher communication with anchor Jon Laaser. See how Williams, with glove and face guard, demonstrated techniques addressing pesky foul pop flys on the FSI Field.
Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark note that late spring and summer is the peak of Lyme disease season.
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Benise is “Benissimo!” in this ‘Best Of’ television special, a 10-year mosaic collection of the American guitarist’s favorite songs. From his humble beginnings as a street musician to performing around the world, Benise, known for his “nouveau Spanish flamenco” style, takes viewers on an international journey of musical genres including salsa, flamenco, tango, waltz, samba and more.
Watch Benise: Strings of Passion June 3 at 10:00 p.m. on WCVE PBS/WHTJ PBS. Check listings for additional air-times.
Country pop legends unite to perform their biggest and best-loved hit recordings from the 1950s, 60s and 70s in this My Music special. County music legend Roy Clark hosts this emotional trip down three decades of memory lane. Performances from Glen Campbell, Crystal Gayle, Hank Locklin, Bill Anderson, BJ Thomas, the Bellamy Brothers, the Browns and more are intermixed with classic full-length vintage archival gems from the vaults.
NOVA presents an intimate portrait of Neil Armstrong, the first person to set foot on the moon, through interviews with Armstrong’s family and friends. The film reveals his achievements as a Navy combat veteran and pioneer of high-speed flight.
Watch NOVA: First Man on the Moon May 27 at 9:00 p.m. on WCVE PBS/WHTJ PBS. Check listings for additional air-times.
Host Amy Williams interviews Cheri Zavada from Native Earth Landscaping about a Plant Share Program and caring for a legacy landscape. Co-host Peggy Singlemann goes to the East End of Henrico to talk about the Fairfield Middle School Community Garden with Amanda Hall and Toby Vernon of the Community Food Collaborative.