Chuck Berry performing during "Chuck Berry's Bandstand" in 1965.

Chuck Berry performing during "Chuck Berry's Bandstand" in 1965.

Thursday, May 07 12 p.m. (ET)

Preserving The History Of African American Music

The Smithsonian's National Museum for African American History and Culture opens in 2016, and music will be an integral part of the collection, from the influence of artists like Cab Calloway to Public Enemy.

Houses on New Hampshire Ave. in Petworth.

Houses on New Hampshire Ave. in Petworth.

Thursday, May 07 1 p.m. (ET)

House Flipping In D.C.

D.C.'s booming real estate market and quickly growing neighborhoods make it prime money-making ground for house flippers, who sometimes sell shoddily- or even illegally- refurbished homes to unknowing buyers.

Springtime in a Mt. Pleasant lawn in Washington, D.C.

Springtime in a Mt. Pleasant lawn in Washington, D.C.

Thursday, May 07 1:31 p.m. (ET)

Native Plants And Local Biodiversity

A yard with a big lawn and a few imported plants does little to support the local ecosystem. We explore the importance of native plants for sustaining biodiversity, including humans.

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