Energy & Environment

Therapy Dog Shows Benefit of Prosthetics for Animals and Humans

MetroFocus welcomes Journey, one of several stars of PBS Nature's upcoming documentary, My Bionic Pet. The documentary examines the advancing world of prosthetics for animals.

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August 28, 2013 3:56 PM | 1 Comment
This week: a look behind the jobs numbers that perplex economists, an interview with Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota, how nature can protect us from natural disasters, and the story of self-taught artist GC MyersVIDEO
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August 23, 2013 4:21 PM | 1 Comment
The next edition of MetroFocus covers unemployment and economic recovery in New York, mayoral candidate Joe Lhota, natural coastline protection, and self-taught artist GC MyersVIDEO
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Chantel Simpson  |  August 7, 2013 3:39 PM | Comments
To better understand the biggest threats to Lake George's pristine water quality, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), IBM and The Fund for Lake George have teamed up for the The Jefferson Project at Lake George to transform the body of water into the world's "smartest".VIDEO
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August 7, 2013 3:39 PM | Comments
The latest from MetroFocus: Marriage equality, Sal Albanese, making Lake George “smarter”, and the Google Geek Street FairVIDEO
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August 2, 2013 2:43 PM | Comments
The latest episode of our award-winning news magazine: the marriage equality campaign, Democratic mayoral candidate Sal Albanese, making Lake George “smart”, and the Google Geek Street FairVIDEO
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Lauren Wanko, NJ Today  |  July 17, 2013 4:25 PM | Updated: July 25, 2013 | 3 Comments
A court decision gives government more power to build sand dunes even when homeowners object and (Ret.) Col. John Boulé talks regional strategy.VIDEO
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July 8, 2013 2:58 PM | Comments
This week on MetroFocus: a proposal for NYC parks, big money for bridges, the history of Greenwich Village, sculptor Gary Weisman, and art from Superstorm Sandy.VIDEO
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June 19, 2013 2:53 PM | Comments
Rebuilding NYC after Sandy, no swimming at NJ beaches, new book on MLK, IKEA wedding vows.VIDEO
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Lauren Wanko, NJ Today  |  June 19, 2013 2:52 PM | Comments
Beach-goers aren't allowed to swim at Middletown's two beaches, a first for the Monmouth County community.VIDEO
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June 12, 2013 3:13 PM | Comments
On this edition of MetroFocus: a new proposal for a parks alliance, political power in New York and New Jersey, the history of Greenwich Village, and works from an upstate sculptor.VIDEO
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