WUSF Pubic Media | Tampa, St. Petersburg & Sarasota

  • Ocean Giants: Giant Lives/Deep Thinkers

    Whales and dolphins remain a constant source of fascination to us. But how much do we really know about them? Thursday, August 27 at 8:00 PM on WUSF TV.

  • This American Life

    This week we go around talking to residents in the Lower 9th Ward about what matters the most to them (and what doesn't) ten years after the hurricane.

  • Performance Today

    Performance Today features live concert recordings that can't be heard anywhere else, as well as in-studio performances and interviews. 



An appeals court said Wednesday a security guard who was injured in a 2011 tornado can pursue a lawsuit against a company that put on an air show in Polk County.


WUSF TV (16.1)
WUSF’s main channel, serving West Central Florida more...
WUSF Kids (16.2)
Fun and educational programming for children more...
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Florida Matters

The Tampa Bay Area has some of the best beaches in the nation, and you likely have your favorite. This week on Florida Matters, we're going to take you on a tour of some of those beaches. We take a look at the stress of parking,... more...

WUSF Create™ TV (16.3)
Expert advice on cooking, arts and crafts, gardening and travel more...
WUSF Knowledge (16.4)
Documentaries, news and public affairs series and encore presentations more...
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University Beat

USF Class of 2019 photo (courtesy Amie Blodgett, USF)
Some 3500 young people moved into residence halls at the University of South Florida’s Tampa campus last week, and we tagged along on their first day as they got settled into their new homes. You’ll find out how USF is trying to keep them engaged right away with a “Week of Welcome” on University... more...

Special News Reports

Back in 2012, four explorers spent 100 days walking and kayaking 1,000 miles up the length of Florida, from the tip of the Everglades to the Okefenokee Swamp in Georgia. The mission – to publicize the need to connect the state’s remaining wild areas. This year, the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition is back. Three of the members reunited....

Health News Florida: Journalism for a Healthy State

Health News Florida

Health News Florida is the only news publication dedicated to covering health issues in the nation’s third largest state. We hold health care policy makers, powerbrokers and practitioners accountable. And our independent reporting, online and on public radio, emphasizes how issues of cost, quality and health care access affect all Floridians.


StateImpact Florida

StateImpact Florida journalist John O'Connor travels the state to report on how education issues affect you.

StateImpact Florida is a project of WUSF Public Media and WLRN Public Media.

Classical WSMR

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Program: Middays with Bethany Cagle
Mozart’s Symphony No . 41, “Jupiter”, is considered his final word in the genre, so why is there a Mozart Symphony No. 45? Join Bethany Cagle for Midday Mozart at noon for an explanation of and a listen to Mozart’s Symphony No. 45. more...

All Night Jazz

Lester Young
Program: Jazz: All Night, Every Night
Billie Holiday nicknamed him the “Prez” and he originated the slang usage of the word “bread,” meaning money, as well as one of the first to use the word  “cool.” He was also a phenomenal saxophonist. We’ll hear tenor man Lester Young, born on this day in 1909, on the next All Night Jazz with Mike Cornette, tonight at 9:00 PM on WUSF-89.7. (photo: William P. Gottlieb) more...

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