Dr. Keveti Assamagan on Science Review

AIRS: April 3, 9:00 PM

Our featured guest on Science Review this week is Brookhaven National Laboratory's Keveti Assamagan. Dr. Assamagan will discuss his journey from growing up in the small West African country of Togo to his collaborations on the ATLAS project and the discovery of the Higgs Boson at CERN.

WUSB’s Tom Needham hosts Sammy Davis Jr. Film Screening on 3/26

American Masters’ ‘Sammy Davis Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me,’ is the first major documentary to examine Davis’ incredibly diverse and successful career. The film documents Davis’ incredible journey in show business during a time of racial prejudice and political change in America. The movies features fascinating interviews with Billy Crystal, Norman Lear and Jerry Lewis. Documentary Producer/writer, Laurence Maslon, will be joining Tom Needham for a Q & A at the Port Jefferson Documentary Series’ screening of ‘Sammy Davis Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me’ on Monday, March 26th at 7:00 PM at the Long Island Museum in Stony Brook.

For ticket information, visit http://www.portjeffdocumentaryseries.com/

Andrew Aydin on Natural Alternatives this Friday

Co-author of the graphic memoir series, MARCH, which chronicles the life of Congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis. Co-authored with Rep. Lewis and illustrated by Nate Powell, MARCH is the first comics work to ever win the National Book Award. The Washington Post heralded the completion of the MARCH trilogy, saying, "The closest American peer, I've found, to Maus has arrived."

Oscar Winner, Alexander Payne, Talks ‘Downsizing’ on Tom Needham’s ‘The Sounds of Film’

AIRS MARCH 23, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Legendary two-time Academy Award winner, Alexander Payne, will be Tom Needham’s exclusive guest this Thursday at 6 P.M. on WUSB’s ‘The Sounds of Film.’ The celebrated director will be talking about his ambitious new comedy, ‘Downsiding,’ which is now available on 4K, Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital.

Also on the program is the writer/producer of American Masters’ ‘Sammy Davis Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me,’ Laurence Maslon.

Visit https://www.longisland.com/news/03-21-18/oscar-winner-alexander-payne-ta... for more information.