WAMU 88.5 : Metro Connection

Door To Door: Glover Park, D.C. And Hope Park, Va.

Play associated audio
The Schneider-Dulin Houses, circa 1900. This house is located off 37th Street where today there is an apartment building.
Star Collection, Martin Luther King Library
The Schneider-Dulin Houses, circa 1900. This house is located off 37th Street where today there is an apartment building.

It's our weekly trip around the region. This week, we visit Hope Park, Va., and the Northwest D.C. neighborhood of Glover Park.

[Music: "No, Girl" by John Davis from Titles Tracks / "Taking a Chance on Love" by Tal Farlow from The Swinging Guitar of Tal Farlow]

Photos: Door to Door

View "Door to Door" in a larger map

NPR

'End Of The Tour': An Unauthorized 'Anti-Biopic' Of David Foster Wallace

Instead of telling the author's life story, the film (which the Wallace estate does not approve of) focuses on five days in 1996 during the publicity tour for Infinite Jest.
NPR

Humans Aren't The Only Ones To Go Ape Over Diets: Chimps Detox, Too

A group of Ugandan chimps has found a great way to boost their mineral intake and neutralize bitter compounds in their diet: by eating clay.
WAMU 88.5

The Politics Hour - July 31, 2015

Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

NPR

In Michigan, A Testing Ground For A Future Of Driverless Cars

Automakers and researchers are using a 32-acre fake city at the University of Michigan to simulate a real-world environment for autonomous vehicles. How will such cars affect urban planning?

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.