The Greene Space

2013: A Year in The Greene Space

Monday, December 30, 2013

We say it's a big world in here at The Greene Space, and 2013 didn't disappoint.


The Leonard Lopate Show

Favorite Interviews of the Year

Monday, December 23, 2013

A few of the Lopate Show staff's favorite interviews of the year.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Favorite Books of the Year

Monday, December 23, 2013

Some Lopate Show staff members and contributors share our favorite books of the year.

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Studio 360

The Forecast for 2014

Friday, December 20, 2013

2013 has been a year of opposites attracting. Consider some of the year’s collaborations in pop music: the rapper LL Cool J and the country singer Brad Paisley, Daft Punk and Pharrell, Jay-Z and Coldplay. Alfonso Cuarón, director of exquisite small movies like Children of Men ...


The Brian Lehrer Show

2013 News Quiz! (Rep Your Region)

Friday, December 20, 2013

On today’s program: the Brian Lehrer Show End-of-Year news quiz for 2013! This year listeners will play for teams representing different parts of the listening area – and yes, we’re trying to find the most knowledgeable zone in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and the world. Get ready for questions on politics, pop culture, economics, science, foreign affairs and other news from the past 12 months!

→ Submit Now: The Best Photos of 2013 (That Are Sitting On Your Phone)

The Brian Lehrer Show

Open Phones: The Most Interesting Thing That Happened To You

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

What's the most interesting thing that you did or that happened to you this year? Tell us a story. Fascinating things happen in our lives: things we generate and things we never expect. So what's the most interesting thing that you did or that happened to you in 2013? Post your comment here or call 212-433-WNYC, 212-433-9692.

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Mayor Tracker

Thursday, October 31, 2013

The latest tweets, stories and data from and about the 2013 NYC mayoral candidates.


The Brian Lehrer Show

2013: Year of the Drone

Monday, February 04, 2013

Lev Grossman, senior writer for TIME, discusses his recent cover story on the rise of drone usage - both in military operations and domestically.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Risks in 2013

Tuesday, January 08, 2013

"Emerging Markets", "Russia as a Submerging Market", "China vs. Information", the "Arab Summer" and more. Ian Bremmer, president of Eurasia Group, discusses his report on global political risks for 2013.

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New Tech City

Using Tech to Slow Down Our Lives in 2013

Thursday, January 03, 2013

We are emerging from the annual internet and social media “gray period” – the holiday fortnight when the web isn’t blacked out, but slows down. It’s always a welcome relief from the incessant typing.

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Three New Bands To Watch In 2013

Wednesday, January 02, 2013

Soundcheck begins our look ahead at the music of 2013. J. Edward Keyes, editor-in-chief at eMusic, joins us with a preview of some brand new bands to watch out for in the new year.


The Leonard Lopate Show

The World in 2013

Friday, December 07, 2012

Daniel Franklin, editor of The World in 2013, The Economist’s annual publication focused on the trends, issues and ideas that will shape the year ahead, discusses the most pressing issues of 2013, the major predictions for the year ahead, which well-known individuals are making them, how this year’s global election results affect the rest of the world.

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Quinn Proposes $20B Plan to Combat Effects of Climate Change

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Quinn remains the 2013 mayoral frontrunner and this proposal, coming just one week after the 2012 general election, may signal how presumed and declared candidates in the race for the city’s highest office will have to tackle the tough questions about what to rebuild and how to pay for it.