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  • 150 Feet Above Whitehall

    The Banqueting House is currently hidden behind scaffolding, thanks to restoration works - but what's happening behind the hoardings? Read more

    The 29 July 2015 by   Carolineld
    DESTINATIONS, CULTURE
  • Union Now

    [Part 1 of 3]The onset of World War II drastically changed the course of Linus Pauling’s career. As was characteristic of much of 20th century warfare, the... Read more

    The 29 July 2015 by   Scarc
    SCIENCE
  • Penny Dreadful

    As it’s well known that I am of a somewhat goth persuasion, it’s probably of absolutely NO SURPRISE to absolutely anyone that I am a massive fan of the series... Read more

    The 28 July 2015 by   Mmeguillotine
    CULTURE, BOOKS
  • Postman's Park (21): Thomas Simpson at Highgate Ponds

    In January 1885, Highgate Ponds had frozen over, making them appear perfect for skating. At 5pm on a Sunday evening, twilight may have been hovering but there... Read more

    The 26 July 2015 by   Carolineld
    DESTINATIONS, CULTURE
  • London Trip: Day Three

    Gosh, it seems like AGES ago that we got back from our impromptu family visit to London and I still haven’t finished bombarding you with posts about what we... Read more

    The 24 July 2015 by   Mmeguillotine
    CULTURE, BOOKS
  • Creating the CCHP Archives: What is “Valuable?”

    -Contributed by Danielle Bernert.While I now progress towards uploading some of the physical material to an online catalog, I’m not afraid to admit that I... Read more

    The 24 July 2015 by   Chp
    HEALTH, PSYCHOLOGY
  • Book Review – Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

    Ready Player One takes place in a world where a games designer had designed a program called OASIS. It’s a virtual reality world where people can go on... Read more

    The 23 July 2015 by   Manofyesterday
    ENTERTAINMENT, MOVIES, CULTURE
  • Ain’t Misbehavin’

    The Paulings, 1976.Creative nonfiction by Melinda Gormley and Melissae FelletBig Sur, 1976-1977Linus and Ava Helen Pauling are in the kitchen of their home on... Read more

    The 23 July 2015 by   Scarc
    SCIENCE
  • Phryne Fisher Fashion

    I have now run out of Miss Fisher’s Murders episodes to watch and probably have one hell of a wait to endure before the third season of Phryne Fisher’s escapade... Read more

    The 22 July 2015 by   Mmeguillotine
    CULTURE, BOOKS
  • Ghost Signs (117): Observatory Street, Oxford

    Here's a fragment of a painted sign, peeping shyly out from behind a lamp post.The words 'Park End' are clearly decipherable, but the text above is more... Read more

    The 22 July 2015 by   Carolineld
    DESTINATIONS, CULTURE

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