Market is down after topping 11,000 Monday MPR's chief economics correspondent Chris Farrell sifts through the economic tea leaves: the jobs numbers, the stock market, the housing market and more. Is the recession nearing an end? How will we know?11:00 a.m.
Chris Farrell: Chief economics correspondent, Minnesota Public Radio. Economics editor, APM's Marketplace Money. Contributing economics editor, Business Week. Author of "The New Frugality: How to Consume Less, Save More and Live Better" and "Right on the Money: Taking Control of Your Personal Finances." Graduate of the London School of Economics and Stanford University.
Race and the Space Race A documentary explores a little-known aspect of the Space Race -- its role in the Civil Rights era. Produced by Soundprint and Richard Paul, the documentary is called, "Race and the Space Race: The Unlikely Story of Civil Rights and the Space Program." It is hosted by Mae Jemison, the first African-American woman in space.12:00 p.m.