WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: June 29, 2014

  • 07:00p Johnny Dollar
    08/29-30/56 Kranesburg Matter Pts. 4-5 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:28)
  • 07:30p Dragnet
    07/03/52 #160 Big Trio (NBC) (26:50)
  • 08:00p Gunsmoke
    09/10/55 #178 Alarm at Pleasant Valley (CBS) (26:04)
  • 08:30p Great Gildersleeve
    06/09/46 The Jolly Boys 4th of July Picnic (Kraft) (NBC) (29:30)
  • 09:00p Our Miss Brooks
    07/03/49 4th of July at Eagle Springs (Colgate) (CBS) (29:44)
  • 09:30p You Are There
    03/21/48 Philadelphia, July 4, 1776 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:10)
  • 10:00p Options
    07/04/78 The 4th of July w/Ed Walker (NPR) (60:00)
NPR

Once Outlaws, Young Lords Find A Museum Home For Radical Roots

Inspired by the Black Panthers, the Young Lords were formed in New York City by a group of Puerto Rican youth in 1969. Their history is now on display in a new exhibition.
NPR

Europe's Taste For Caviar Is Putting Pressure On A Great Lakes Fish

Scientists say lake herring, a key fish in Lake Superior's food web, is suffering because of mild winters and Europe's appetite for roe. Some say the species may be at risk of "collapse."
WAMU 88.5

A Congressional Attempt To Speed The Development Of Lifesaving Treatments

Earlier this month, the House of Representatives passed the 21st Century Cures Act in a rare bi-partisan effort. The bill is meant to speed the development of lifesaving treatments, but critics warn it may also allow ineffective or even harmful drugs onto the market.

NPR

Some Google Street View Cars Now Track Pollution Levels

Google's already tested three of the pollution-sensor equipped cars in Denver, and is currently trying them out in the Bay Area.

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