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Nature

8:55am

Wed December 17, 2014
Arts

Shreveport's first contemporary art museum displays nature big and bold

Stephane Lusk, with her mother, painter Marlene Yu, stand in front of Yu's paintings in the main exhibit hall featuring works more than 36 feet tall.
Credit Kate Archer Kent

The Marlene Yu Museum and Rainforest Art Foundation open Thursday in a rehabbed former 1950s-era YWCA building in downtown Shreveport.

The building’s gymnasium was transformed into an expansive main gallery that can accommodate Marlene Yu’s sprawling abstract paintings of nature. They drench the walls with color almost touching floor to ceiling.

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6:00pm

Tue October 21, 2014
What's Bugging You?

What's Bugging You October 21, 2014

Aired Tuesday, October 21 at 6 p.m. Fall is in full gear and so are the insect around us, so once again we invited Dr. Beverly Burden, Associate Professor of Biology at LSUS, and our resident Entomologist, to join host Bill Beckett for a discussion about our insect world, both friendly and fiendish. They discussed what's new in the insect world and took your calls and questions about "What's Bugging You" at 800-552-8502.
If you have a photo of an insect you'd like Dr. Burden to identify please send it to wbeckett@lsus.edu. We will use this on a future show.

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6:00pm

Tue August 19, 2014
What's Bugging You

What's Bugging You August 19, 2014

Aired Tuesday, August 19 at 6 p.m. Summer is in full gear and so are the insect around us, so once again we invited Dr. Beverly Burden, Associate Professor of Biology at LSUS and our resident Entomologist to join host Bill Beckett for a discussion about our insect world, both friendly and fiendish. They'll discussed what's new in the insect world and took your calls and questions about "What's Bugging You?"  If you have a photo of an insect you'd like Dr. Burden to identify please send that to wbeckett@lsus.edu

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7:00pm

Wed October 2, 2013
TED Radio Hour

TED Radio Hour

Every species has its own important role in maintaining nature's balance.

TED Radio Hour debuts. Red River Radio will bring the TED Radio Hour to our listeners every Wednesday Night at 7 p.m. In this story, Everything Is Connected. Every species plays a crucial role in our natural world. But when humans tinker with the equation, a chain reaction can cause entire ecosystems to break down. In this hour, TED speakers explain how everything is connected in nature, with some bold ideas about how we can restore the delicate balance and bring disappearing ecosystems back.

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7:35am

Fri August 26, 2011
Commentary

McDonald: Church in the Woods

Commentator Archie McDonald tells tales of the unusual that took place in the little country church he attends.