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August 16, 2017
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The Crowd & The Cloud  "Viral Vs. Virus"  Sensors on asthma inhalers generate real-time maps of environmental dangers to help patients, physicians and disease detectives in Louisville, Kentucky. Street knowledge was also crucial in a historic medical breakthrough: John Snow's mapping of cholera fatalities in 19th century London. In West Oakland, California, citizens confront air pollution and rising asthma rates by collecting traffic data. Local ordinances are changed and everyone breathes easier. Can apps and maps combat globalized diseases in a warming world? Stories of citizen science fighting mosquito-borne diseases with apps and crowd-sourced data in Barcelona, Houston and New Orleans. In Kenya, Medic Mobile develops smart but low-cost software to give simple phones powerful capabilities to help community health workers improve maternal and child health. Part 3 of 4G
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Charlie Rose   NULL
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4:30 pm 
DW News   NULL
5:00 pm 
Reel South  "Counter Histories: Rock Hill"  In 1961 nine college men decided they were ready to go to jail to fight segregation laws and inequality in Rock Hill, SC. Their sit-in at the local whites-only lunch counter changed the course of the civil rights movement by introducing a new strategy. COUNTER HISTORIES: ROCK HILL explores the story of the 'Friendship 9', and the human capacity to find courage, take action, and inspire change. D
5:30 pm 
POV  "Two Towns of Jasper"  After the brutal murder of African-American James Byrd, Jr. by three white supremacists in Jasper, Texas, friends Whitney Dow, who is white, and Marco Williams, who is black, made a film about their town. D
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Frontline  "Terror in Little Saigon"  FRONTLINE and ProPublica search for the assassins behind a reign of terror that targeted Vietnamese-American journalists in a series of unsolved murders and attacks. Investigators uncover a trail from American cities to jungles in Southeast Asia.G
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PBS NewsHour   NULL
9:00 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, the dramatic rift between the White House and some of the country's most influential CEOs. Plus, what Target did that most other retailers can't. D
9:30 pm 
Focus On Europe  "Chinese Invasion In Greece"  More and more retirees in Germany are living below the poverty line. Unused housing in Spain has begun attracting squatters. D
10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
11:00 pm 
Class of '27: America Reframed   Experience three stories featuring teachers and local leaders, in struggling rural American communities, who join forces to beat the odds and guide their children toward the long-term goal of graduating high school in 2027. D

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August 16, 2017
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