Sally Herships

Sally Herships appears in the following:

Keep Your Eye On The Ball

Friday, September 18, 2009

In three-card monte, con artists use swift hand moves and constant patter to convince a sucker there's a way to win. A magician, a theater professor, and a real-life grifter each describe how the monte isn’t just a crime; it’s street theater designed to keep its losers entertained. ...

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Energy's Little Black Box

Thursday, February 05, 2009

If you knew where all the energy zooming into your house was being used and wasted, would you change the way you consume power? One company is banking on it. Our Power Trip heads to R...

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Magic Politicians

Friday, October 24, 2008

A good magic trick isn’t just a trick – it’s a story wrapped around a trick. Magicians distract their audiences with professional smooth talk called patter, and it sounds eerily similar to what politicians deliver in debates and on the stump. Magicians Steven Cohen,

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Bats Out of Brooklyn

Thursday, October 09, 2008

Okay, here's a question. What mammal in New York City is among the most important to the balance and health of our environment? Sally Herships discovered the answer on a trip to Prospect Park.

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IOU: Consumer borrowing is on the rise

Friday, August 08, 2008

Times are tough, so people are turning to credit more and more. The Federal Reserve Board says the rate at which consumers borrowed money in June increased more quickly than in any month since November.

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Everything Must Go

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Flux Factory, the Long Island City based arts collective, is moving out. Their building and entire block is set to be demolished by the MTA. They're home to 17 artists, who live and work in the space. To mark the event they’re turning every inch ...

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Missed Connections

Thursday, February 14, 2008

It’s Valentine’s Day and cupid is meant to be circling the city, bringing lovers together. But what’s a shy New Yorker to do on a day dedicated to romance? Producer Sally Herships combed the "Missed Connections" pages of Craig’s List. Here are some of the ...

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Meet Me at Grand Central

Thursday, August 16, 2007

Built in 190, Grand Central Terminal has long been a familiar crossroads for New Yorkers. But now some never before exhibited photographs taken in the1950’s remind passer-bys that throughout the well-known building lay complex layers of history. Captured long ago in an atmosphere thick with ...

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Morality

Monday, August 13, 2007

For thousands of years philosophers have debated the essence of morality. Now, neuroscientists may have answers.

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Feminist Art Finds Home in Brooklyn

Friday, March 23, 2007

In 1970 artist Judy Chicago founded the first feminist art program at California State University. Now, thirty years later, the art world is experiencing a major resurgence of interest in feminist works.

Today, the Brooklyn Museum opens the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art - ...

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Mozart Academy Trains Youngsters on the Cheap

Wednesday, January 25, 2006

Many people don't know it but Mozart was a working class guy who struggled to make enough money with his music to support his family. The Mozart Academy of New York is training youngsters to play and appreciate the composer's music-- without the financial burden!

They ...

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