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Full Show: The Great Houston Flood of 1935, And Studying Hawaii’s Volcano (Aug. 3, 2018)

Posted on · On Friday's Houston Matters: NASA announces its first crews who will fly on commercial spacecraft. Then, we look back at the Great Houston Flood of 1935. We discuss The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week's news. A Rice professor tells us what she's learned from studying the erupting Kilauea volcano. And a local festival highlights women in jazz.

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Houston International Jazz Festival

Posted on · The Houston International Jazz Festival kicks off tonight, with performances featuring the Texas Brass Band and fusion rock artists Sydnee Jane and Janesworld. The weekend’s festivities will also include indoor jazz performances at the Bayou Music Center on Saturday, featuring jazz guitarist Jonathan Butler, saxophonist Elan Trotman, and Nicaraguan-inspired jazz peformed by Yelba Heaton Roman. […]