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Full Show: Lessons From The Columbia Disaster, And Our Unpredictable Texas Weather (Jan. 31, 2018)

Posted on · On Wednesday's Houston Matters: We look back at the space shuttle Columbia disaster, 15 years later. We discuss the latest political stories with an eye for how they might affect Houston. State climatologist John Nielsen-Gammon discusses the roller coaster that is Texas weather. And we learn about Houston Grand Opera's production of Elektra.

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Full Show: More Shakeups At The Alley, And The Last Days Of Sam Houston (Jan. 24, 2018)

Posted on · On Wednesday's Houston Matters: We bring you the latest on personnel changes at The Alley Theatre. Then, it's our weekly political roundup. Plus, we get answers to your dental questions. And we learn about the often-forgotten later years of Sam Houston's life.

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Full Show: Living With DACA Uncertainty, And Political Roundup (Jan. 10, 2018)

Posted on · On Wednesday's Houston Matters: We learn about the uncertainty many DREAMers are living with amidst the potential end to DACA. Then, we analyze the latest political stories. Plus, local food writers discuss their favorite places to enjoy coffee. And we learn how one local researcher is trying to create more environmentally friendly plastics.

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Full Show: Political Roundup, And Flood Mitigation Projects (Dec. 13, 2017)

Posted on · On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: Our political experts break down the week’s big political stories. We learn about the West Houston Association's call for federal, state, and local funding for future flood mitigation projects. And Houston Grand Opera premieres a new holiday production, The House Without a Christmas Tree.