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Advocating for the Importance of Science-Bill Nye: Science Guy

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:42am -- WCVE

Follow Bill Nye, once the host of the popular kids show, as he seeks to change the world through science. He’s shedding the “Science Guy” costume with the goal of creating a more scientifically literate world.

Watch POV–Bill Nye: Science Guy April 18 at 10:00 p.m. on WCVE PBS/WHTJ PBS. Check listings for additional air-times.

The Two Tredegars – A Shared Heritage

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:51am -- WCVE

Richmond’s Tredegar Iron Works, known primarily for its role as chief cannon maker to the Confederacy during the American Civil War, has a long and storied history beyond those four years of bloody conflict. For over a century Tredegar was one of Richmond’s most powerful economic and industrial enterprises; the largest employer in the city for much of its existence, its workers produced everything from the simplest of horseshoes to the complex mechanisms required of locomotive and stationary engines.