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April 23, 2014 11:21 AM | Comments
Every day as she travels by subway Madeline Schwartzman asks fellow commuters to write a poem in her notebook. Some refuse, some accept, and now more than 100 of their poems are posted on Madeline’s website, 365 Day Subway: Poems by New Yorkers.VIDEO
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April 18, 2014 12:01 PM | Comments

Hari Sreenivasan asks “Why aren’t there more women in tech fields?”, Commissioner King on overlooked issues in public education, a professor who collects a poem a day from New York subway riders and more.

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Maddie Orton, NJTV News  |  March 26, 2014 1:29 PM | Comments
At the Digital Atelier in Mercerville, creating sculptures is something out of a sci-fi film, replacing hands and chisels with computer-operated machinery and lasers.VIDEO
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March 21, 2014 11:01 AM | Comments
MTA photographer Patrick Cashin on the 2nd Ave. subway, remedies for a slow commute far upstate, The Rockefeller University's Parents & Science initiative teaches about research in childhood health and behavior and a visit to the Digital Atelier.VIDEO
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March 19, 2014 11:13 AM | Comments

Prize-winning author of fifteen books and Emmy Award-winner Simon Schama brings to life Jewish history and experience in a new five-part documentary series.

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March 19, 2014 11:13 AM | Comments

This week on MetroFocus: WNYC and The New York Times reporters discuss charter schools, an excerpt from The Story of the Jews and an interview with Simon Schama and a story about an “unforgettable” chorus group.

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March 14, 2014 3:15 PM | Comments

This week on MetroFocus: WNYC and The New York Times reporters discuss charter schools, an excerpt from The Story of the Jews and an interview with Simon Schama and a story about an “unforgettable” chorus group.

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February 26, 2014 12:48 PM | Comments

The authors of a new book on Hillary Clinton, the last lighthouse keeper of Coney Island, artisan noodles and more.

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Marisa Wong  |  February 26, 2014 12:48 PM | Comments
A third-generation ramen noodle maker offers a fresh take on the traditional Japanese soul food.VIDEO
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Max Kutner & Johannes Musial, Columbia Graduate School of Journalism  |  February 26, 2014 12:48 PM | Comments
Max Kutner and Johannes Musial of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism tell the story of the last civilian lighthouse keeper in the United States.VIDEO
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