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Meet Dave Eicher
1:31 am
Fri November 2, 2012

Astronomy magazine

Astronomy magazine

With so much going on in space exploration, our contributor, Dean Regas, from the Cincinnati Observatory and the PBS series StarGazers, is talking with Dave Eicher, native of Oxford, Ohio and longtime editor of Astronomy magazine.

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Author Harlow Giles Unger
1:31 am
Fri November 2, 2012

John Quincy Adams

Harlow Giles Unger

Historian and author Harlow Giles Unger has delved into the lives of many known and lesser known historical figures, but his new book tells the story of a man who fought for Washington, served with Lincoln, witnessed Bunker Hill, and sounded the clarion against slavery on the eve of the Civil War. He negotiated an end to the War of 1812, engineered the annexation of Florida, and won the Supreme Court decision that freed the African captives of The Amistad.

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Field Notes with Thane Maynard
1:31 am
Fri November 2, 2012

Dr. Ian Stirling on Polar Bears

The fate of polar bears is directly linked to their habitat, which is slowly shrinking as the result of climate change. Dr.

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Focus on Technology
1:31 am
Fri November 2, 2012

Meet the Germinator

The Germinator

The germinator is at work in area hospitals. Ann Thompson will let you know what it is and how it works on this week’s Focus on Technology.

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The Big Screen
1:31 am
Fri November 2, 2012

Review: Samsara

A long, long time ago, in a century not so far away, a filmmaker named Godfrey Reggio stunned movie audiences in art houses around the world with his film Koyaanisqatsi. Hard to say, harder to spell, it was an unusual documentary in that it had no narration and an ecological theme. Koyaanisqatsi is a Hopi Indian term for “life out of balance.” It was a masterfully edited collage of stunning imagery, some in real time, some not so real, all accompanied by a mesmerising score by Philip Glass.

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