Alec Hamilton appears in the following:
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
An advocate who spent years in solitary in New York says President Obama's reforms should extend to adults.
Thursday, January 14, 2016
For the first time in a century, an American Chestnut tree has reproduced in Brooklyn. It could be the beginning of a comeback.
Thursday, December 31, 2015
Yes, Charles Darwin, species can evolve significantly over just a few years — especially in cities.
Thursday, December 17, 2015
New York City is replacing its yellow lamps with LED lights. That's good for carbon emissions, but it could also disrupt the ecological balance in and around cities.
Thursday, December 03, 2015
Scientists in upstate New York are working to ensure that a single event doesn't wipe out an entire species.
Friday, November 27, 2015
A New York Times investigation found the increase in rates of deaths and injuries exceeds the increase in construction.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump is frequently called out on the accuracy of his claims. But his untruths aren't hurting his standing among supporters.
Friday, November 20, 2015
A look at how the Congressional delegations from New York, New Jersey and Connecticut voted on the American SAFE Act of 2015.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
How a 25-year-old graduate student in a messy lab came up with a promising solution to a deadly disease.
Thursday, November 05, 2015
A decommissioned San Fransisco transit bus brings high powered microscopes and enthusiastic scientists to New York City schoolchildren.
Wednesday, November 04, 2015
The head of NYPD's counter-terrorism unit says there's a balance between protecting the public from attacks and not invading people's privacy or infringing on their rights.
Thursday, October 08, 2015
A researcher says gray whales used to roam back and forth between the Atlantic and the Pacific oceans. Their reappearance off of Africa may be due to global warming.
Monday, September 28, 2015
The city will hire more lawyers to help families facing eviction and focus efforts on rapidly gentrifying areas.
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Modern technology has validated a decades-old hunch about a New York native.
Tuesday, September 08, 2015
Candida Royalle started out as a performer in porn films before moving behind the camera.
Friday, August 07, 2015
Most fatalities from the recent outbreak of Legionnaires' Disease have been older adults with underlying medical issues. But those are not the only people getting sick.
Friday, July 17, 2015
The Garner family spiritual adviser says he's hopeful that police and community will "stay at the table" of compromise for police reforms.
Friday, July 10, 2015
Since a court ruling, stops have plummeted from an all-time high in 2011 of 685,724. There were 46,235 in 2014, and for the first quarter of this year, there were only 7,135.
Thursday, June 18, 2015
More bird song, less honking horns.
Monday, June 08, 2015
Kalief Browder was 16 years old when he was sent to Rikers on a robbery charge. He spent three years at the jail without being convicted of a crime.