• August 17, 2017 |  NewsWorks Tonight

    Monday's eclipse to provide rare research opportunity for scientists

    Paul Halpern, physics professor at University of the Sciences explains how scientists use this rare event in their research.
  • August 16, 2017

    Imagine trying to write Philadelphia's history in a short book

    The challenge of writing a brief history of Philadelphia has been taken up by Roger Simon, professor of history at Lehigh University.
  • August 16, 2017

    Philly high school students learn the art of protest with Mighty Writers [photos]

    Nia Peterson, 15, drew a depiction of the American flag, but with rainbow colors, representing the LGBTQ community, instead of the traditional red, wh...
  • August 16, 2017 |  NewsWorks Tonight

    'Remix' host: Charlottesville a result of recent toxic racialized politics

    The racially charged rally resulting in violence and loss of life in Charlottesville, Virginia has left the nation looking yet again for explanations ...
  • August 15, 2017

    When do words become hate speech?

    When it comes to race, words matter. In the wake of the violence this weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia, NewsWorks Tonight Host Dave Heller discuss...
  • August 11, 2017 |  Dave Davies Off Mic

    Tomlinson ready for uphill race as GOP controller candidate in Philly

    In the May Democratic primary, former Philadelphia finance director Rebecca Rhynhart staged a shocking upset, beating a three-term incumbent to become...
  • August 11, 2017 |  What Are We Thinking?

    Now's the time to find a 'quality job,' Gallup poll shows

    NewsWorks Tonight host Dave Heller sits down for his weekly conversation with Gallup's Frank Newport to talk about trends in U.S. opinion.
  • August 11, 2017

    Philly's Spanish-speaking students lag in English language achievement

    This story is about an achievement gap. No, not the achievement gap — a term used to describe how white and wealthy students perform better on standa...
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