Wednesday, October 22, 2014

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Louisiana Public Square

Louisiana Public Square
»»» Tonight at 7:00 on LPB

Louisiana's Congressional Priorities - In November, Louisiana voters head to the polls to decide who will represent them in Washington, D. C. Explore what the priorities should be for the state's congressional delegation. Should the focus be on job creation or tax relief? Should more funds go towards coastal restoration or securing the Southern border? Are maintaining federal agriculture subsidies more important than lowering the ozone threshold? And what role should the state's delegation be in the future of the Affordable Care Act?
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Nature

Nature
»»» Tonight at 8:00 on LPB

A Murder of Crows - Crows do not have the best of reputations. New research has shown they are among the most intelligent animals in the world, able to use tools as only elephants and chimpanzees do, able to recognize each other's voices and 250 distinct calls. They are very social, mate for life and raise their young for up to five years. And they are able to recognize individual humans and pick them out of a crowd up to two years later. Crow experts from around the world sing their praises and present us with captivating new footage of crows as we have never seen them before.
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NOVA

NOVA
»»» Tonight at 9:00 on LPB

Ben Franklin's Balloons - A descendant of the Montgolfier brothers, who invented the hot-air balloon, will join a team to build an accurate replica of the fragile paper and canvas craft using 18th-century tools and materials. NOVA evokes the thrilling and daunting prospect that the balloon pioneers faced as they left Earth for the first time.
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How We Got to Now with Steven Johnson

How We Got to Now with Steven Johnson
»»» Tonight at 10:00 on LPB

Glass - Johnson considers how the invention of the mirror gave rise to the Renaissance, how glass lenses allow us to reveal worlds within worlds and how, deep beneath the ocean, glass is essential to communication.


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