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CLIMATE’S CULINARY CHANGEclip
April 23, 2019 at 4:45 am

No more chocolate, peanuts, or coffee? Climate change isn’t only about storms… Peril and Promise is an ongoing series of reports on the human impact of, and solutions for, Climate Change. Lead funding for Peril and Promise is provided by Dr. P. Roy Vagelos and Diana T. Vagelos. Major support is provided by Marc Haas Foundation and Sue and Edgar […]

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NEW YORK’S FLOODING DANGERSclip
April 23, 2019 at 4:30 am

Climate change has the city at the mercy of Mother Nature. Just how wet and flooded will future New York be? Peril and Promise is an ongoing series of reports on the human impact of, and solutions for, Climate Change. Lead funding for Peril and Promise is provided by Dr. P. Roy Vagelos and Diana T. Vagelos. Major support is […]

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METROFOCUS: APRIL 18, 2019episode
April 19, 2019 at 5:30 am

Easter Sunday arrives along with a fare increase for riders of our city’s subways and buses. We have the details. Plus, a mother and her daughters are hoping their marijuana harvest helps them achieve their American dream. And, it’s been 20 years since the massacre at  Columbine, yet the school shootings continue. A look for answers and possible solutions. Also, […]

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RIGHTS, WRONGS, & LEGAL RAMIFICATIONSclip
April 17, 2019 at 5:00 am

While marijuana remains illegal under federal law, ten states have legalized the drug for recreational use.  Governor Cuomo had planned for New York to follow suit, but did not include revenue from pot legalization in his upcoming budget.  He told WNYC that members of the state legislature “need more time to talk about it.”  When it comes to the nuts […]

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