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  • Illinois at center of electric car supercharging network

    Illinois at center of electric car supercharging network
    The superchargers are here. At the Museum of Science and Industry on Wednesday, Tesla amped up the debut of its first supercharging station between its home state of California and the east coast. It’s in downstate Normal, the crossroads of the...
  • 2013 Tesla Model S Performance: Green review

    There isn’t much that hasn’t been said about the Tesla Model S. It’s Motor Trend’s 2013 Car of the Year, it tied the highest rankings ever bestowed on a vehicle by stingy Consumer Reports, and its success has enabled Tesla and...
  • Paul Natkin: Through the lens of rock 'n' roll

    Paul Natkin: Through the lens of rock 'n' roll
    Every picture tells a story. In Paul Natkin's world, sometimes multiple stories. Take, for example, his portrait of the Rolling Stones' Keith Richards. It's all there: the smirk, the skull ring, the cigarette butt in his right hand. And, yeah, he's...
  • Shedd says it draws most visitors of any U.S. aquarium

    Shedd says it draws most visitors of any U.S. aquarium
    The Shedd Aquarium reclaimed its attendance title among the nation’s major non-profit aquariums after trailing the relatively new Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta for the last five years. Nearly 2.17 million people visited the Shedd in 2012, a 2 percent...
  • Candid Candace: Innovation shines at Black Creativity Gala

    Candid Candace: Innovation shines at Black Creativity Gala
    For the 30th anniversary of the Black Creativity Gala, there were more than 700 guests at the Museum of Science and Industry on Jan. 26 to celebrate this year's exhibition themed "Innovation." During the opening reception, guests enjoyed a juried showcase...
  • Forgotten Chicago keeps city's bygone parts alive

    Forgotten Chicago keeps city's bygone parts alive
    A building is not, of course, a living thing, and so, unless it's the one you work in, live in or visit with some regularity, you probably take most of the city's thousands of other buildings for granted. There are, of course, the stars, those...
  • A whoosh of fresh air at lively DuPage Children's Museum

    A whoosh of fresh air at lively DuPage Children's Museum
    Let's pretend for a moment that you're raising your kids the way people did in the olden days, before traveling taekwondo clubs and chess club championships and daylong birthday parties at paintball shooting ranges. In other words, let's pretend you'...
  • CTA, University of Chicago reach bus deal

    CTA, University of Chicago reach bus deal
    The CTA board is poised to approve an agreement Wednesday with the University of Chicago that would allow the CTA to continue to operate four campus bus routes for five years. The buses that would continue to run are the Nos. 170-U. of Chicago/Midway,...
  • Charlie Brown and the Great Exhibit: Charles M. Schulz retrospective comes to the Museum of Science and Industry

    Charlie Brown and the Great Exhibit: Charles M. Schulz retrospective comes to the Museum of Science and Industry
    Growing up, I was buried in the comic section. It was the first thing I tore from the newspaper, and PEANUTS was always right there near the top of my must-read list. Charles M. Schulz created his classic Charlie Brown universe in 1950, when it was...
  • Sunday, November 11, 2012

    5 - 5:30 a.m. The Great Outdoors with Charlie Potter  5:30 - 6 a.m. Love Changes Life 6 - 6:30 a.m. The Lutheran Hour 6:30 - 11 a.m. Dean Richards  9:35 a.m.  Dean Richards continues his conversations with stars of Skyfall.  This morning, he...
  • 'Animal Inside Out' is Body Worlds' take on beasts and birds

    'Animal Inside Out' is Body Worlds' take on beasts and birds
    The last time the Body Worlds people displayed at the Museum of Science and Industry, in a 2011 exhibition showing the development and decline of the human corpus, they included, with seeming incongruity, an ostrich. The flightless — and, in...
  • Surgical science museum features tools alongside an artist in residence

    Surgical science museum features tools alongside an artist in residence
    Take a stroll through the exhibits of antique medical devices in the International Museum of Surgical Science on Lake Shore Drive, and your mind might conjure forth images worthy of the 1988 movie “Dead Ringers,” in which Jeremy Irons plays...