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Virginia Tech Lab Tracks and Predicts Spread of Infectious Diseases Through Populations

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 8:00am -- WCVE

For the first time ever, the CDC has issued a warning for people not to travel to an American neighborhood for fear of catching an infectious disease. For Science Matters, 88.9 WCVE’s Charles Fishburne reports.

It is a small community just outside Miami, where the ZIKA virus is being spread by local mosquitoes and Virginia Tech epidemiologist Dr. Bryan Lewis saw it coming.

PBS NewsHour/NPR Convention Coverage: Democratic National Convention

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 10:57am -- WCVE

Tune in for gavel-to-gavel primetime coverage of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia July 25-28. Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff co-anchor for PBS NewsHour in partnership with NPR. Coverage will also be available via live streaming.

Watch PBS NewsHour & NPR Convention Coverage: Democratic National Convention July 25-28 on WCVE PBS/WHTJ PBS. Check listings air-times.

Flying Squirrels Insider: Season 5, Episode 7

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 2:35pm -- WCVE

The Community Idea Stations sponsored a great Father’s Day at the Diamond event that featured Curious George and The Man In The Yellow Hat, which also marked the 50th episode of Flying Squirrels Insider. Jay Burnham and Gregg Caserta discuss the ups and downs of June. Closing Pitcher Ray Black joins Gregg on the FSI field. Ray demonstrates the difference between the stretch and windup positions.

America in Black & Blue, A PBS NewsHour Weekend Special

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 4:02pm -- WCVE

After a week of violence, grief and horror, with five police officers shot dead in Dallas, and two African American men shot dead by police officers in Minnesota and Louisiana, this news special will dig deep to explore the roots of these events, competing accounts of responsibility and justice, and televise the conversation that America is having around so many losses, mutual fears, and also around the common ground where progress may be made.