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Group, The; News from outer space


1/23/96 News from outer space

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Group, The
News from outer space
Series Description

Nightly public affairs roundtable featuring rotating group of Boston area residents discussing topics drawn from the news. Each program will open with a short produced piece introducing the topic, then join the discussion in progress. No host, panelists are drawn from group of 30-40 people from all walks of life in the Boston community.

SERIES PREMIERED NOV 1991; DISCONTINUED AS OF JAN 1996 Series release date: 11/1991

Program Description

Panelists: Alan Berger, Editorial writer, The Boston Globe; Kelly Beatty, Senior editor, Sky and Telescope; Heidi Hammel, Research scientist, MIT; Kenneth Brecher, Professor of physics and astronomy, Boston University; Robert Kirshner, professor of astronomy, Harvard Center for Astrophysics.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Talk Show
Local Communities
Mayer, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Group, The; News from outer space,” 01/23/1996, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 25, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4559C7A351DB4ED78BCA5004A719CC37.
MLA: “Group, The; News from outer space.” 01/23/1996. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 25, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4559C7A351DB4ED78BCA5004A719CC37>.
APA: Group, The; News from outer space. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4559C7A351DB4ED78BCA5004A719CC37
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