FINDING YOUR ROOTS

Decoding Our Past Through DNA

See how DNA analysis challenges guests’ ideas about their family’s history and their own identities.

Tuesday at 8pm on WGBH 2

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WGBH NEWS

Keeping Nantucket Powered is a Challenge as Electricity Demand Rises

How do you keep an island 30 miles off the mainland supplied with fuel and electricity, especially with a seasonal population that creates a short but significant surge in the demand for energy?

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SCIENCE

Hawking

Trace Stephen Hawking’s great scientific discoveries and his rise to fame and superstardom.

Tuesday at 9pm on WGBH 2

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AMERICA REFRAMED

My Brooklyn; Fate of a Salesman

The gentrification of a Brooklyn neighborhood is examined.

Tuesday at 8pm on WGBH World

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139 Years of Harvard-Yale Football — With a Bit of MIT

There is arguably not a more storied rivalry in all of college sports than the annual Harvard-Yale football game.

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Christmas is Coming!

Get your tickets now for the best holiday family tradition in Boston: A Christmas Celtic Sojourn with Brian O'Donovan. Coming to Boston, Worcester, New Bedford, and Rockport, MA this December! WGBH members receive discounted tickets. Get the code.

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Terror Hits Home in Death of Boston Rabbi

Israeli police are investigating an attack inside a Jerusalem synagogue that killed a Boston native who was the son of the founder of Harvard’s Jewish studies department.

ARTS & DRAMA

Great Performances: Cats

Revel in this encore presentation of one of musical theater’s biggest blockbusters.

INNOVATION HUB

Our Evolving Language

As technology makes communication easier, some worry that it may fundamentally change language. Linguist David Crystal says we don’t have to be so concerned…yet.

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

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