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Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions

Description

Award-winning journalist Burt Wolf leads viewers in educational jaunts around the globe in this series that combines the joy of traveling with related explorations of history, culture and cuisine. In each unique location that he visits, Wolf reveals the influences of foreign traditions, investigates its past, and explores the architecture, food and customs. From tiny Ellis Island to the considerably larger Sea of Cortez, Wolf's relaxed personal style keeps the trips lively, informative and entertaining.

Upcoming Episodes

  • A Short Guide to Cellphone Safety

    The history of communication, from the caveman to the cellphone; experts in England, Italy, and the U.S. talk about problems emerging with cellphones; Apple developers work on apps to limit the use of Apple products. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
    See our full program schedule.
  • Travel and the Danger of Radio Frequency Radiation

    Advances in wireless communication, including a wireless blood pressure monitor and a wireless device to improve posture; research about the dangers of radio frequency radiation associated with these devices. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
    See our full program schedule.
  • Kansas City

    The history of Kansas City barbecue; Kauffman Stadium, home of the Kansas City Royals; touring the art museum and World War I Memorial Museum. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
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