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  • Huntington Library to temporarily close Japanese Garden for renovations

     
    Japanese Garden at Huntington Library to shut down temporarily starting April 4...
  • Wednesday’s Highlights: 'Mr. Sunshine' on ABC

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of March 20 - 26 in PDF format TV listings for the week of March 20 - 26 in PDF format (from latimes.com/entertainment/news/tv) Weekly TV Listings and more can be found......
  • ‘60 Minutes’ to tour Vatican Library, talk to Albert Pujols

     
    Viewers of CBS' "60 Minutes" are in for a rare treat: The newsmagazine will offer a look at the Vatican Library this weekend. Morley Safer provides the tour. CBS News describes the library, which includes works by Michelangelo and Galileo, as "the attic...
  • Huntington to commemorate Civil War anniversary with photography exhibition

     
    To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the U.S. Civil War, the Huntington Library said it will launch a major show of photographs next year, with a sidebar exhibition devoted to manuscripts from the era. The shows will feature some of......
  • I'm going with clever theater

     
    "I have no idea who these people are. Are they sincere, or is this a clever bit of theater?"....Brother Guy Consolmagno, the curator of meteorites and spokesman for the Vatican Observatory as quoted in Manya A. Brachear's article, Some Catholics......
  • Movie review: Angels & Demons -- 3 out of 5 stars

    Movie review: Angels & Demons -- 3 out of 5 stars
    There are a several moments of real pathos in Ron Howard's film of Dan Brown's Angels & Demons, which is several more than he was able to conjure up in his film of Brown's The Da Vinci Code. Howard has made a better, more entertaining thriller out of...
  • 'What We Were Doing and Where We Were Going' by Damion Searls

    What We Were Doing and Where We Were Going Damion Searls Dalkey Archive Press: 102 pp., $12.95 paper What do André Gide, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Yasushi Inoue, Vladimir Nabokov and Tommaso Landolfi have in common? They are authors whose work inspired the...
  • Back to the moon: What's the point?

    Back to the moon: What's the point?
    Today's topic: What's the purpose of going back to the moon and eventually to Mars? Does NASA have its priorities straight on space travel? How much will the private sector play a role in the future of space exploration? A leaner, meaner NASA can take us...
  • Atlantis: Facts and figures

    Atlantis is the fourth shuttle to orbit Earth. It was named after the two-masted ship that served as the primary research vessel for the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute in Massachusetts from 1930 to 1966. It made its maiden flight Oct. 3, 1985. During...
  • Church weighs in on alien life

    This past weekend I visited Jet Propulsion Laboratory during its annual open house. I was told by JPL media relations that about 30,000 to 40,000 visitors attended the event. I was in high school the last time I attended a JPL open house, attending as...
  • Mixing religion, extraterrestrial beings

    Last week I visited Jet Propulsion Laboratory during its annual open house. I was told by JPL media relations that about 30,000 to 40,000 visitors attended the event. I was in high school the last time I attended a JPL open house, attending as part of an...