Marisa Wong
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Marisa Wong  |  May 21, 2014 4:11 PM | Comments
Hari Sreenivasan discusses the sharing economy in New York City with NYU Stern School of Business professor, Arun Sundararajan.VIDEO
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May 21, 2014 4:10 PM | Comments
At a farm near Albany, N.Y., robots milk the cows. Dairy operations across New York have been leading the country’s charge into a brave new world of automated milking systems.VIDEO
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May 14, 2014 12:39 PM | 1 Comment

On this edition of MetroFocus: “Rebuild by Design” and innovative water management solutions from the Netherlands, The New York Times Op-Doc “Animals Are Persons Too” and an interview with animal rights lawyer Steven Wise, and the wonderful world of little free libraries.

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Marisa Wong  |  May 14, 2014 12:38 PM | Comments

On the Lower East Side, near the intersection of the Manhattan and Brooklyn bridges, a “Little Free Library” has returned to its place in front of an affordable housing unit called 82 Rutgers Slip.

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Marisa Wong  |  May 7, 2014 11:05 AM | Comments
A new PBS Nature documentary, Leave it to Beavers, tells the story of beavers in North America - their history, their near extinction and their current comeback as modern day eco-heroes.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  April 30, 2014 12:32 PM | Comments
A report by the Center for an Urban Future highlights New York City's critical infrastructure vulnerabilities.VIDEO
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Tomeka Weatherspoon, Mountain Lake PBS  |  April 30, 2014 12:31 PM | Comments
An experimental education model called P-TECH is being tested in the North Country to meet the demands of a tough job market.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  April 23, 2014 11:23 AM | Comments
Peretz Lavie, president of the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, discusses global education initiatives and progress with Cornell NYC Tech.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  April 23, 2014 11:22 AM | Comments
Bernard L. Schwartz discusses his career as an investor, public policy advocate and philanthropist.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  April 9, 2014 12:32 PM | Comments
The One Club, a nonprofit that promotes and celebrates excellence in advertising, is working to open doors for college students from diverse backgrounds. VIDEO
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