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Science Storms

February 9, 2015

Science Storms is an exhibit in the Museum of Science and Industry, which features seven naturally occurring phenomena in the world: lightning, avalanches, tsunamis, fire, sunlight, tornadoes and atoms in mot...

Noise complaints rise among residents near O’Hare Airport

Noise complaints rise among residents near O’Hare Airport

December 8, 2014

Northwest Side residents, the Federal Aviation Administration and O’Hare International Airport have been waging an ongoing war regarding noise complaints.According to the O’Hare Noise Compatibilit...

Lying and creativity linked

Dishonesty increases creativity, study says

March 3, 2014

Society may frown upon dishonest behaviors, but two related Harvard studies have found that lying may increase creativity.The studies conducted in 2012 and 2013 measured the relationship between disho...

Proposal for third airport should be axed

By Editorial Board

April 9, 2012

For years, U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. has advocated for a third airport in Chicago’s South Suburbs near the town of Peotone. Mayor Rahm Emanuel has instead pushed for a fourth runway at O’Hare International Airport as part of his $7.3 billion infrastructure plan. He told the Chicago Sun-Times that “O’Hare’s capacity will grow by the size of Midway’s total capacity.” In response, Jackson once again argued that ...

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