American Experience: Edison

Examine the life of the man who would be remembered as the genius who created the modern world.

Tuesday at 9pm on WGBH 2


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WGBH News Has You Covered

Keep track of the storm on wgbhnews.org and tune in to 89.7 WGBH for live updates throughout the day. Jim Braude and Margery Eagan will be doing a live show today from 11am-2pm on Boston Public Radio.



Greater Boston Video: The Blizzard of 1978

Thirty-five years ago, Boston got walloped with 27 inches of snow. 


Downton Abbey: Season 5, Episode 4

Lord Merton delivers stunning news to Isobel, and Mary does likewise to Tony. Police suspicions deepen in an unexplained death, and Robert and Sarah, the village schoolmistress, lock horns.

Tuesday at 9pm on WGBX 44


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Moone Boy: Men of the Houses

In Men of the Houses, Martin celebrates his twelfth birthday. While his sisters are not very generous with their presents, Martin's parents give him a new bike. Sean Murphy makes an appearance when the local bullies try to take Martin's bike away from him.


Smart Travels with Rudy Maxa: Oslo & Norway

In Oslo, see heroic Viking ships, Scream with painter Edvard Munch, and visit the home of playwright Henrik Ibsen. Then join a boisterous celebration of village life, complete with traditional costumes, festive dance, and hot potato pancakes.


7 Worse Problems for the NFL Than Deflategate

Political scientist Erin O'Brien cares more about these seven issues related to the NFL than Deflategate.

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Innovation Hub: Fixing Primary Care

From long waits to high prices, our current primary care system is failing too many patients. Doctors Ateev Mehrotra and Rushika Fernandopulle examine ways to overhaul the system.

Thursday at 9pm on 89.7 WGBH

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Basic Black: The 2024 Summer Olympics

Boston won the opportunity to represent the United States in a bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. What will be the impact good or bad, for Boston¹s neighborhoods?

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