Dan Lyons: My Misadventure in the Start-Up Bubble

Dan Lyons lost his job at Newsweek after 25 years there. In his new book, Lyons writes about taking a job at online marketing giant HubSpot and the disappointment at seeing how internet magic is really made.


Boston Symphony Orchestra

Opening Night at the BSO, with Lang Lang

The superstar pianist is the soloist in a concerto by Prokofiev, and Andris Nelsons leads the Boston Symphony in Mussorgsky's majestic Pictures at an Exhibition.

Saturday at 8pm on 99.5 WCRB



NOVA: Killer Landslides

Drawing on analyses of other recent landslides around the world, geologists are investigating what triggered the deadliest U.S. landslide in decades and whether climate change is increasing the risk of similar disasters around the globe.

Saturday at 8pm on WGBX 44



These 5 Dessert Combos Are Everything You Want Them to Be

From a waffle-donut-sundae to soft-serve-filled cupcakes, here are some local "compound desserts" that will multiply your sweet tooth adventures.


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"Piano Concerto No. 3 in C, Op. 26"
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India: Nature's Wonderland

Join wildlife biologist Liz Bonnin, actor Freida Pinto and mountaineer Jon Gupta to explore India’s natural wonders. From tigers and gibbons to elephants and rhinos, the sacred Ganges to tea plantations, experience the subcontinent’s marvels.

Wednesday at 10pm on WGBH 2

Forces of Nature

Forces of Nature: Elements

The forces of nature make Earth a restless planet, but they also turned our ball of rock into a home for life. How did our planet’s ingredients, the chemical elements, come together and take that first crucial step from barren rock to a living world?

Wednesday at 8pm on WGBH 2

Front Row Boston

In Studio: The Novel Ideas

Full Session including interview with Boston-based country folk quintet The Novel Ideas performing live at Fraser Performance Studio.




We May Hate 'The Media,' But We Love The Media That We Choose To Use

Just 32 percent of Americans surveyed believe that the media “report the news fully, fairly and accurately.”

Craving Boston

Don't Call It 'The New Ramen': Why Pho Is Central To Vietnamese Identity

Pho has a rich role in Vietnamese, Vietnamese-American, and now, American culture. That's why a video featuring a white chef explaining how to eat pho as the next trendy food angered so many.

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