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Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 12:28 PM PST

Businesses Prepare for Legalization

Businesses Prepare for Legalization

Andrea Brooks owns her own online cannabis marketplace in San Francisco. Brooks, also an advocate and educator, is working with the city on permits. In this web extra clip, she discusses the challenges facing...

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 12:30 PM PST

Cannabis Pioneer: New Law Is "Too Little and Too Much"

Cannabis Pioneer:  New Law Is "Too Little and Too Much"

"They don't call for enough and they go too far." In this web extra clip, legendary medical marijuana advocate Pebbles Trippet gives her thoughts on the new legalization of adult use.  She's...

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 12:31 PM PST

Cannabis' "Secret Society" Will Come Out of Shadows

Cannabis' "Secret Society" Will Come Out of Shadows

A long-time cannabis grower discusses what legalization could do to the tight-knit  community in Mendocino.  "We could lose our community." In this web extra clip, Swami Chaitanya says...

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 03:23 PM PDT

How the Military Created the Modern Bay Area

How the Military Created the Modern Bay Area

NBC Bay Area’s Emmy-award winning documentary series, “Bay Area Revelations”, presents “War, Protest and Prosperity” in September. The one hour special will take a look at how the Bay Area became one of the...

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 07:20 PM PDT

Military Legend Eugene Ely

Military Legend Eugene Ely

Naval Aviation was born here in San Francisco. Lieutenant Eugene Ely of the California National Guard flew off the U.S.S. Pennsylvania as an experiment. They built a deck on this battle ship and he was the first...

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 07:26 PM PDT

The Legend of Alcatraz

The Legend of Alcatraz

Alcatraz started as a fortress defending the harbor. Today it is one of the top tourist attractions. Alcatraz’s recorded history begins as a fortress. It’s location in the middle of the Bay made...

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 at 07:32 PM PDT

Fort Mason: San Francisco's Port of Embarkation

Fort Mason: San Francisco's Port of Embarkation

During World War II, 23.5 million tons of material went through the San Francisco Port of Embarkation - that equaled 350,000 rail cars. The number of army troops, that includes the Army Air Forces, that went...

Tuesday, Oct 3, 2017 at 01:52 PM PDT

Lockheed's Legacy in the Bay Area

Lockheed's Legacy in the Bay Area

Lockheed Martin, which started in San Francisco in 1912, has grown into the world's largest defense contractor. It created the first nuclear missile to be fired from a submerged submarine during the Cold War,...

Tuesday, Oct 3, 2017 at 12:59 PM PDT

From the Hubble to Drone Detectors: Cool Inventions From Lockheed Martin

From the Hubble to Drone Detectors: Cool Inventions From Lockheed Martin

Did you know the Hubble telescope was made right here in the Bay Area? Find out about more cool local inventions that helped the U.S. Military on #BayAreaRevelations: War, Protest and Prosperity Saturday night.

Tuesday, Oct 3, 2017 at 12:56 PM PDT
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By Christine Ni, Riya Bhattacharjee

A Look Inside Lockheed Martin

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Coming in December on Bay Area Revelations, we take a look at the evolution of and history of pot culture in the Bay Area. Watch "Bay Area Revelations: Cannabis Rush," Sunday night, December 17 on NBC Bay Area.

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