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11:45 am
Thu September 13, 2007

Word For The Wise #3329

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3329--09/13/07: The search for El Dorado

The Roundtable
11:42 am
Thu September 13, 2007

9.12 Interview - Robert and Lee Dalzell

Albany, NY – Robert Dalzell and Lee Baldwin Dalzell are both authors. Together they wrote The House the Rockefellers Built: A Tale of Money, Taste, and Power in Twentieth-Century America. During this Roundtable interview, they talk about the Rockefeller home near Sleepy Hollow known as Kykuit.

WAMC New York News
11:37 am
Thu September 13, 2007

Transportation and housing funding likely to be dashed

Berkshire County – The U.S. Senate has approved 12.5 million dollars for several economic development, transportation and housing projects in Massachusetts, including four in the western part of the state. Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has more;

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The Roundtable
11:14 am
Thu September 13, 2007

9.12 Interview - Steven Pinker

Albany, NY – Steven Pinker is a two-time Pulitzer Finalist and Harvard physiology professor. In his most recent book, The Stuff of Thought, Pinker writes on how language illuminates how we think. During this interview on The Roundtable, he talks about the book and several of the topics it covers.

WAMC News
4:57 am
Thu September 13, 2007

Judge Issues Emissions Ruling

Burlington, VT – A federal judge in Burlington has ruled that states can regulate vehicle emissions. The ruling in the Vermont case has national implications as other states consider similar laws and the federal EPA weighs in on California emissions standards. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
4:53 am
Thu September 13, 2007

Head of Adirondack Organization Leaving

North Creek, NY – The head of one of the most prominent groups in the Adirondacks is leaving to take another job. The executive director of the Residents' Committee to Protect the Adirondacks plans to leave at the end of the month. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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Vox Pop
4:03 am
Thu September 13, 2007

Science Forum 9/13/07

Albany, NY – Dr.'s Helen Ghiradella, Helmut Hirsch, Ivar Giaever and Ed Stander join host Julia Taylor for an hour of science questions and answers!

The Roundtable
12:19 am
Thu September 13, 2007

9.12 Interview - Molecules that Matter

Albany, NY – John Weber is Dayton Director of the Francis Young Tang Teaching Museum. Weber joined up with Ray Giguere to create and exhibit called Molecules that Matter. It covers ten molecules and their impact on society. This interview on The Roundtable explores the exhibit, and its inspiration.

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WAMC New York News
12:18 am
Thu September 13, 2007

Feds: Sirens At Indian Point Won't Do

Buchanan, NY – Congress mandated new sirens at the nuclear facility...and Indian Point has missed three deadlines to get them up and running. Now it's facing fines from the NRC and a possible investigation.

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The Book Show
11:57 am
Wed September 12, 2007

The Book Show #999

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