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Scientists Track Ticks as They Move North

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.

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Marisa Wong  |  November 6, 2013 6:11 PM | Updated: July 7, 2014 10:00AM | 1 Comment
At the nation's first tech center for older adults, 67-year old Barbara Nathan is one of many seniors tackling the digital age and learning valuable tools to stay in the workforce.VIDEO
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October 9, 2013 3:48 PM | Comments
Alec Baldwin, Coen Brothers, Tufts neuroscientist Aniruddh Patel, and composer Carter Burwell discuss the role of music in shaping the emotional impact of film.VIDEO
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October 4, 2013 10:29 AM | Comments
The next edition of MetroFocus features an in-depth analysis of this November’s controversial ballot measure to allow new casinos to be built in upstate New York. VIDEO
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October 2, 2013 3:18 PM | Comments
On this edition of MetroFocus: affordable housing in New York City, a sneak preview at the final episode of PBS Nature's "Earthflight" series, and Sandy stories from Long Beach.VIDEO
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October 2, 2013 3:18 PM | Comments
A behind-the-scenes look at how PBS' nature series EARTHFLIGHT was made, including the extraordinary relationships between people and birds.VIDEO
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September 18, 2013 3:19 PM | 1 Comment
This edition of MetroFocus features some of the best segments from the past months, beginning with a look behind the jobs numbers that perplex economists and drive the conversation on the campaign trail.VIDEO
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September 13, 2013 3:56 PM | Comments
The next edition of MetroFocus features some of the best segments from the past months, beginning with a look behind the jobs numbers that perplex economists and drive the conversation on the campaign trail.VIDEO
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September 4, 2013 3:47 PM | Comments
A review of the Five Borough Ballot reporting project, an interview with mayoral candidate Bill Thompson, a 24-hour walk on the wild side in Central Park, and more.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  September 4, 2013 3:46 PM | Comments
In a 24-hour event known as a "bioblitz," hundreds of students and scientists attempt to survey all the species of wildlife in Central Park.VIDEO
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David Cruz, NJ Today  |  September 4, 2013 3:45 PM | Comments
With the governor and the Energy Secretary on hand, NJ Transit announced that it is taking the first steps to plan for the construction of NJ TransitGrid, a so-called micro-grid that would allow the transit system to operate independently of the main grid in case of an emergency, like Sandy.VIDEO
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