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PBS News Weekend full episode, March 16, 2024

Saturday on PBS News Weekend, we examine the safety and reliability of helicopters after a string of fatal crashes. Then, the myth of plastic recycling and how the plastics industry knew for decades that it wasn’t a viable solution. Plus, the human implications of a shark conservation success story off the coast of Cape Cod.

WATCH TODAY’S SEGMENTS:
News Wrap: Israel conducts airstrikes in central Gaza

Aviation expert weighs in on the safety of helicopters

Plastic industry pushed myth of recycling, new report finds

Conservationists track surge in sharks off Cape Cod’s coast

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00:00 – Intro
01:47 – News Wrap
05:03 – Helicopter Safety
11:08 – The Plastic Problem
17:41 – Tracking Sharks
23:38 – Playing the Part
24:35 – Online + Goodnight