Two main views tend to emerge when it comes to the topic of school vouchers.
WUSF Public Media | Tampa, St. Petersburg & Sarasota
The superintendent of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary says that after efforts to help the coral reef recover from Hurricane Irma, challenges loom for the marine ecosystem.
This is the Sunshine State, so doesn’t solar power make sense? Then why does it only make up a tiny fraction of Florida’s electricity output? This week on Florida Matters we’re talking about the promise and prognosis of solar... more...
Program: Evening Masterwork
Tonight on our Evening Masterwork, we feature a sort of piece within a piece. It is the Four Seasons ballet music from Verdi’s opera I Vespri Siciliani. It’s a part of the opera that is actually often excluded in productions of the work today: mostly it was in vogue to compose a third-act ballet sequence in an opera in Verdi’s time, but not really anymore. This ballet sequence was dictated by the...more...
A University of South Florida class is using famed English author, Jane Austen, to learn how to make Wikipedia more accurate. It’s part of an outreach effort with the Wiki Education Foundation, a nonprofit group that helps students develop research and media literacy skills. Find out more about “... more...
All Night Jazz
Program: All Night Jazz
On the “Other Nine to Five,” Whitney James will kick off a week-long tribute to prolific drummer Joe Farnsworth. Then on the Midnight Standard, we’ll hear a version of “Misty.” The adventure begins tonight at nine on WUSF 89.7. [Photo: http://bit.ly/2GaeR4p] more...
Special News Reports
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.