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September 07, 2000|PATRICIA MARROQUIN


* 11 a.m.: Psychologist Harris Cooper discusses results of studies on the merits of year-round schools.

* 11 a.m.: Household tip maven Heloise will share a favorite fall soup recipe and will give away copies of her pamphlet "Spectaular Soups."

* 4 p.m.: Tom Clancy talks about his new book, "The Bear and the Dragon," which focuses on the quest to ease escalating tensions between Russia (the Bear) and China (the Dragon).

* 5 p.m.: Shana Aborn, author of "30 Days to a More Spiritual Life," will discuss what a difference a month can make.,3359,91167~289,00.html


* 9 a.m.: Marcia Greenberger, founder and co-president of the National Women's Law Center, discusses results of a report on the state of health care for women in the U.S.

* 6 p.m.: Get clued in to actress Alicia Silverstone's company, First Kiss Productions; her most recent movie, "Love's Labour's Lost"; and her involvement with animal rights groups.


* 3:30 a.m.: Watch live coverage from Maastricht, the Netherlands, of the 11th Bridge Olympiad, one of the game's most prestigious competitions.

* 6 p.m.: Take a virtual trip to Morrison, Colo., for "Reggae on the Rocks." The concert lineup includes Culture and Third World.


* 4 p.m.: You'll get a prime viewing spot as E! Online takes you to the red carpet for live video of the celebrity arrivals at the 52nd Emmy Awards. Beginning at 5 p.m., E! Online's TV maven, Wanda, chats about the awards and other TV news.

* 10 a.m.: Author Don Campbell discusses the physical, emotional and intellectual benefits of music on children.

* 3 p.m.: Bill Nye, "The Science Guy" answers your questions.

* 4 p.m.: Chat with Kinky Friedman about his latest novel, "The Mile High Club," in which the detective must figure out what links a beautiful woman on a plane with international terrorists and a pink cosmetic bag.


* Noon: Whether you're climbing the Himalayas or watching whales in California, explorer Jim Sano, leader of the 1983 American Everest Expedition, has tips to help you make the most of your travel adventure.

* 5 p.m.: Jake Stevens and Troy Polan team up as hosts of " Fantasy Football Live."


* 8 a.m.: As part of "Aussie Eats" night on Food Network, Australia's Gordon Elliott, host of the series "Door Knock Dinners," showcases what many consider to be the world's hottest restaurant city--Sydney.


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