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Plane Spotting Iron Maiden's "Ed Force One" at LAX

Living close to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), I enjoy seeing the planes coming from the east making their final approach for landing when I’m driving on the 405 Freeway. 794 more words

Los Angeles

King Midas

Did you know that King Midas wasn’t just a myth? That there actually was a King Midas who ruled over Phrygia? If you want to learn more, the Penn museum is hosting a King Midas exhibit that features items from an archeological dig in Turkey. 22 more words

UPENN

Penn Museum Revives 'Legends Of The Hidden Temple' And This Time It's Not For Kids

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It’s a flashback to the 90’s. The Penn Museum is bringing back the popular Nickelodeon show ‘Legends of the Hidden Temple’ – but with a twist. 247 more words

News

People of the Coloring Book

Last year, a dear friend of mine bought me a coloring book for adults. We worked on the first page of it together, but since then I had not set out to finish it, and have left most of the book uncolored. 630 more words

Articles And Books

Demolition Next Door Puts Penn Museum On Shaky Ground

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An archaeology museum in Philadelphia has moved thousands of ancient treasures offsite and is using vibration sensors to monitor delicate items still on display while an earth-shaking demolition project continues next door. 625 more words

News

Chinese New Year Celebrated Early At Penn Museum

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The Penn Museum hosted its 35th annual Chinese New Year celebration this weekend.

“Through Martial Arts performances, music performances, dancing,” explains Tina Thompson with the Museum. 73 more words

News

It's been awhile...updates fall 2015-winter 2016. Digging news will be in my next post.

It really has been a long time since I’ve written. While I guess I haven’t really done anything substantial since my last post, I would say that I haven’t taken my foot off the pedal. 817 more words

Archaeology