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Posts from November 2014

The Return of the Planetarium

Friday, November 21, 2014 12:00 AM by Megan Hurley

I can still remember visiting the old planetarium at COSI as a child, and looking up in awe at a sky full of stars and far-away planets. That was over a decade ago. Since then, the 60-foot dome has remained black and starless, as if sucked into one of the black holes it had projected onto its…

Give thanks!

Friday, November 14, 2014 12:00 AM by Megan Hurley

Doesn’t Murphy’s Law state somewhere that on any major holiday you will forget to buy at least one crucial ingredient, ruin your culinary masterpiece, or are unable to celebrate at home for whatever reason? For 7 consecutive years my family spent Thanksgiving weekend travelling to cities around the…

Black Friday Shopping in Dublin

Friday, November 7, 2014 12:00 AM by Megan Hurley

If you are one of those people who wakes up at the crack of dawn (or just stays up all night) the day after Thanksgiving, then you know the planning that goes into Black Friday shopping. With stores extending their hours and offering some unbelievable discounts, Black Friday has practically turned…