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Questions & Answers from the 6th Annual Panorama Challenge

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Here’s all the questions from the Challenge. ROUND 1   BRIDGES AND WRITERS 1 This was once the longest suspension bridge in the world (BROOKLYN BRIDGE) Which 19th century poet wrote about the commute before the bridge was built? (WALT WHITMAN) Skyline photo by joiseyshowaa on Flickr 2…

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6th Annual Panorama Challenge Scores

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Thanks to everyone who came out to the Challenge.  See you back at the Panorama next year! PRO 1st Place: Committee on Manifest Errors: 64 2nd Place: Civic Virtue: 62 3rd Place 3-way Tie : Astoria Aces: 61 5 Boro Thoroughs: 61 The Board of Estimates: 61   Next to Normal: 57 Brooklyn Bridegrooms: 56…

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895,000 buildings and Robert Moses: the New York Panorama and the 6th Annual Panorama Challenge

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In 1964, New York City hosted its second World’s Fair in 25 years – and the fair had companies like US Steel contributing iconic structures, some of which became part of NY’s Outer Borough Skyline – like the 120 foot high stainless steel Unisphere. If you’ve ever traveled to or from Laguardia Airport or been…

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