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Vintage Baltimore

A 1999 visit to Baltimore is recalled. Included: an Edgar Allan Poe-inscribed book, a Titanic collection and a Frederick De Wit atlas, circa 1680, that is now worth $50,000-$70,000.

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How MIT And Technicolor Helped Create Hollywood

The world that early Hollywood presented was almost exclusively black and white. Three friends wanted to change that. So in 1915 they launched a company, Technicolor.

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Beck: Symphonies, Op. 2

Under the direction of Kevin Mallon, the Thirteen Strings Chamber Orchestra sheds light on one of the more influential – but often overlooked – symphonic composers of the Mannheim School.

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Beats of the Antonov

Learn how music and dance bind a community in the war-ravaged Sudan region, where the people of the Blue Nile celebrate their survival and fight to maintain their heritage, even as bombs drop all around them.

Monday at 10pm on WGBH 2

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The Wisdom of Ancient Buildings

The Burj Khalifa might be the tallest building in the world, but is it the most advanced? MIT Professor John Ochsendorf thinks that today’s architects should take a page from classical structures.

Saturday at 10am and Thursday at 9pm on 89.7 WGBH

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Watch the world’s best young pianists try to make a name for themselves at the Cliburn, a high-stakes piano competition that becomes as much a test of character as a musical proving ground.

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Vicious: Episode 3

Ash is confused about his career. Freddie, who has an important audition coming up, suggests Ash pursue acting and teaches him the tricks of the trade. Meanwhile, Violet seeks advice from Freddie and Stuart about her tumultuous love affair.

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Jared visits the Boston Athenaeum for its exhibit LaFayette. Later, a wide-ranging conversation with the iconic and subversive actor and director John Waters.

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Sex in the Wild: Dolphins

Joy and Mark investigate the reproductive secrets of marine mammals to learn how animals that breathe air manage to mate, give birth, and raise their young underwater.

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