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Greenhouse Labs Spur Student Learning on Manhattan Rooftops

At P.S. 333 on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, students are studying science in their very own rooftop greenhouse -- one of 12 built as part of an initiative to put 100 greenhouse labs in New York City schools by 2020.

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January 31, 2014 4:31 PM | Comments
Drone testing in central New York, reimagining the rest of your life, the art and music of Herb Alpert, the actors of Downton Abbey and man who's photographed pets for over sixty years.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  January 15, 2014 4:03 PM | 2 Comments
Rafael Pi Roman talks to Mark Weckel and Christopher Nagy of the Gotham Coyote Project about the elusive coywolf featured in PBS Nature's "Meet the Coywolf"VIDEO
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January 8, 2014 3:39 PM | Comments
This edition of MetroFocus takes viewers inside the online world to see how spies may have been using multi-player online games to hunt terrorists. VIDEO
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A.J. Chavar, The New York Times  |  January 8, 2014 3:36 PM | Comments
One of the most extraordinary things revealed in the documents disclosed by Edward J. Snowden is the surveillance of video games like World of Warcraft by Western spy agencies.VIDEO
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December 20, 2013 4:39 PM | Comments
The next edition of MetroFocus takes viewers inside the online world to see how spies may have been using multi-player online games to hunt terrorists. VIDEO
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December 18, 2013 3:32 PM | Comments
On the next edition of MetroFocus: a look at what the eight billion dollar cost of public pensions in NYC may mean for Mayor-Elect Bill de Blasio.VIDEO
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December 13, 2013 2:49 PM | 1 Comment
On the next edition of MetroFocus: a look at what the eight billion dollar cost of public pensions in NYC may mean for Mayor-Elect Bill de Blasio.VIDEO
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November 20, 2013 11:59 AM | 1 Comment
On this edition of MetroFocus: a look at one of the most contested rezoning projects facing NYC, a festival making healthcare accessible for artists, studying the sea with underwater drones, behind the scenes at PBS' Masterpiece, and Christmas trees from New Jersey.VIDEO
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Erik Olsen, The New York Times  |  November 20, 2013 11:57 AM | Comments
New York Times video reporter, Erik Olsen, reveals how underwater drones are changing the way scientists study the sea.VIDEO
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November 15, 2013 3:09 PM | Comments
On the next edition of MetroFocus: a look at one of the most contested rezoning projects facing NYC, a festival making healthcare accessible for artists, studying the sea with underwater drones, behind the scenes at PBS' Masterpiece, and Christmas trees from New Jersey.VIDEO
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