Facing the Future

6 segments

The whole world is watching to see how the Euro Zone debt crisis plays out. "Marketplace's" New York bureau chief Heidi Moore explains the latest turns, and updates the new U.S. unemployment figures out today; David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times and a contributor to WNYC, discusses tighter EU sanctions against Iran and the rise of Islamists in North Africa; WNYC’s Transportation Nation director Andrea Bernstein on how our transit system is coping with climate change; the new New York Genome Center; therapeutic video-games for veterans and their families; and a call-in for your examples of recent news that’s got you asking, “Are you kidding me?”