SCIENCE

Big Blue Live

Join scientists, animal behaviorists and other experts in a live TV broadcast to view the once endangered, now thriving ecosystem of Monterey Bay, California, where nature’s most charismatic marine creatures gather to feed on an abundance of food.

Monday at 8pm on WGBH 2

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WGBH NEWS

Route 128 Had A Traffic Jam The Day It Opened

For commuters, it’s an eternal headache; for meteorologists, a reliable dividing line. From The Curiosity Desk comes the story of the highway once known as the 'Road To Nowhere.'

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CD OF THE WEEK

Andrew Parker: The Singing Oboe

In a twenty-two-lieder collection by Beethoven, Schubert, and Schumann, oboist Andrew Parker transmits the elegance and deep lyricism of the works, gracefully emulating the human voice.

All week on 99.5 WCRB

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POV

The Storm Makers

Meet a Cambodian peasant girl sold into slavery at 16 and two human traffickers who use deception to funnel a stream of poor and illiterate people across the country's borders.

Monday at 10pm on WGBH 2

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Piano Concerto, Op. 54
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Meet five of the millions of people whose lives have been changed by WGBH and public media.

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"Whistler's Mother" and Naumkeag Gardens

Jared heads to the Berkshires to view the paintings at Clark Art Institute’s “Whistler’s Mother” exhibition and chat with curator Jay Clarke. Then, he visits Stockbridge for a tour of Naumkeag gardens with curator Mark Wilson.

INNOVATION HUB

A Dollhouse for Little Engineers

Forget about Barbie’s Malibu Dreamhouse; this dollhouse teaches kids engineering skills. Roominate co-founder Alice Brooks talks about how toys can get kids excited about STEM.

Saturday at 10am and Thursday at 9pm on 89.7 WGBH

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Moone Boy

Using the battle for the bathroom as an opportunity to catch up on some sleep, Martin falls victim to a friend's prank when she covers him in make-up while he's asleep. Martin heads off to school unaware of his Boy George-esque look.

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Vienna Philharmonic

Led by guest conductor Zubin Mehta, the world-renowned Vienna Philharmonic returns for its 12th open-air summer concert, this time with a Scandinavian flavor, in the magnificent gardens of Austria’s Imperial Schönbrunn Palace.

SCIENCE

Your Inner Monkey

Your Inner Monkey tracks our hands, feet, color vision, spine and upright gait to our primate and hominid progenitors, who also passed on perhaps the most important legacy of all: a path to the human brain.

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