Pittsburgh 360: Life Changing Surgery, Jewelry N'at & Serious Science, Serious Fun
In this episode, Michael Bartley introduces viewers to a local teen who turned to weight loss surgery to shed 140 pounds and change his life. Also, viewers will meet a local metalsmith who is making jewelry inspired by the local dialect known as "Pittsburghese." Plus, the story of two Carnegie Mellon alumni who started Bossa Nova Robotics where they combine their love of music and science to produce amazing robotic toys.
Pittsburgh 360: Life Changing Surgery, Jewelry N'at & Serious Science, Serious Fun aired on Jan 13, 2011.
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In this episode of Pittsburgh 360, we bring you the fourth in our “Healthy Baby, Healthy Start” series with a program on high risk pregnancies. Then we’ll join some innovators in the world of technology, entertainment and design as they share some of their big ideas, take you to McCandless Township where a team of iconographers from Greece are painting walls and ceilings in preparation for the opening of a newly constructed church, and rendezvous for the 100th anniversary of the Kaufmann's Clock.
Original airdate: May 02, 2013
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Original airdate: Apr 25, 2013
In this Pittsburgh 360, Tonia Caruso continues our Healthy Baby, Healthy Start series with a story on nutrition for moms-to-be, we’ll take you behind-the-scenes of the WQED-FM Musical Kids competition, and we’ll visit a house in North Belle Vernon with 1950’s, 60’s, and 70’s décor and memorabilia that may give you a sense of nostalgia.
Original airdate: Apr 18, 2013
In this episode of Pittsburgh 360, we’ll take a look back at a tragic event in Lawrenceville history, give you a preview of an upcoming series, and, like a moth to the flame, we’ll draw you in with some true stories.
Original airdate: Feb 07, 2013
In this episode of Pittsburgh 360, we look back to the early days of WQED, flash forward to its present, and focus on our future. We celebrate 40 years of WQED FM, see how children with disabilities are learning to play, and we'll give you a peak at the Best of WQED!
Original airdate: Jan 31, 2013
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Original airdate: Jan 24, 2013