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In Their Own Words: Queen Elizabeth II

Follow Queen Elizabeth II's remarkable life, from her youth to her uncle's abdication, her father's coronation as King George VI, her sudden ascension to the throne and her eventful reign of more than 60 years.

Tuesday at 9pm on WGBH 2

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WGBH NEWS

Beacon Hill Earmarks: Justifiable, Or Political Pork?

This July, Republican Gov. Charlie Baker vetoed $37.4 million in what are called earmarks — special amendments to the budget by legislators for particular projects and organizations they want to see funded.

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SCIENCE

Big Blue Live: Part II

Explore 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. Join scientists, animal behaviorists and other experts for part two of this three-day television event.

Tuesday at 8pm on WGBH 2

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AMERICA REFRAMED

Downeast

Downeast focuses on entrepreneur Antonio Bussone's journey of building and operating one of the first lobster factories in the United States.

Tuesday at 8pm on WGBH World

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Martha Bakes: French Classics

Learn how to make the macaron, a Paris-Brest, madeleines, and an elegant Breton butter cake that will complement any lunch or dinner party.

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Julia Fischer Plays Brahms

The German violinist plays the Violin Concerto by Brahms, and Charles Dutoit conducts Debussy's Images.

On-demand at WCRB online

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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.

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