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Adaptive Sports Provide New Challenges for Wounded Veterans

The adaptive sports program in the Catskills provides outdoor activity options for individuals with physical and cognitive disabilities, including our veterans.

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Marisa Wong  |  September 25, 2014 2:42 PM | Comments
Fred Kaufman, Executive Producer of PBS Nature, explains how a new documentary Penguins: Spy in the Huddle was created using cameras disguised as penguins, eggs and rocks.VIDEO
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Andrea Vasquez  |  September 11, 2014 2:18 PM | Comments
The Nature Conservancy hosted an evening walk through Brooklyn Bridge Park's wetlands, in an effort to teach New Yorkers about the city's natural assets.VIDEO
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Rick Karr  |  September 3, 2014 4:50 PM | Comments
These oysters are NOT for dinner. They came from the mouth of the Bronx River, where it flows into the East River. They’re for science. VIDEO
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August 20, 2014 11:11 AM | Comments

Albany Public TV reporter Jenna Flanagan updates the findings of scientists in the Hudson Valley who are searching for clues about how ticks transport diseases. Flanagan joins host Jack Ford in studio for more on the spread of ticks in the region and how you can protect yourself.

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Jenna Flanagan  |  August 20, 2014 11:10 AM | 7 Comments
Albany Public TV reporter Jenna Flanagan joins host Jack Ford in studio for more on the spread of ticks in the region and how you can protect yourself. VIDEO
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August 15, 2014 4:08 PM | Comments

Albany Public TV reporter Jenna Flanagan updates the findings of scientists in the Hudson Valley who are searching for clues about how ticks transport diseases. Flanagan joins host Jack Ford in studio for more on the spread of ticks in the region and how you can protect yourself.

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August 6, 2014 3:09 PM | 2 Comments

On this edition of MetroFocus: Rick Karr reports on the city’s plan to turn thousands of payphones into free Wi-Fi hotspots. Host Rafael Pi Roman follows up with an in-depth interview with New York State’s Chief Digital Officer Rachel Haot. Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism reporting project The New York World covers schools suspensions, and more.

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Kirsti Itameri  |  August 6, 2014 1:51 PM | Comments
Rachel Haot, New York State chief digital officer and former New York City chief digital officer, outlines the state's internet and other technology-related goals.VIDEO
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August 1, 2014 9:39 AM | Comments

On the next edition of MetroFocus: Rick Karr reports on the city’s plan to turn thousands of payphones into free Wi-Fi hotspots. Host Rafael Pi Roman follows up with an in-depth interview with New York State’s Chief Digital Officer Rachel Haot. Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism reporting project The New York World covers schools suspensions, and more.

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July 9, 2014 11:36 AM | Comments

The next episode of “MetroFocus” features Autism Speaks, Rockefeller Foundation President, Senior Planet and the Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space.

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