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Monday, November 12, 2018

Meteors and other Astronomical Treats

By David A. Huestis  I hope many of you had the good fortune of watching the Perseid meteor shower on the peak night of August 11-12. Just prior to the event some astronomers were predicting...

Stress- Causes and How to Fight

By Thomas Maranian Sometimes life can seem overwhelming and too much to handle. There are a countless number of things that can lead to stress. Understanding stress can help you treat it, because like any...

“Avengers: Infinity War”-Long Awaited

On Wednesday, November 29, the first trailer for the upcoming film “Avengers: Infinity War” was released to the public. Since then, it’s been a trending topic because of the large scale of its world...

Why We Should Go Back to Casual Reading

By Thomas Maranian "A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one." This quote from George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire book series cannot...

Wordsworth and Leopardi’s Nature in Romanticism

By kevin Krupowies, Jillian Rice, and Colin Curtain As Wordsworth began his trek to scale mount Snowdon, he and his hiking party soon became lost “with his private thoughts: thus did we breast the ascent,...

Intermittent Fasting; A Lifestyle, Not a Diet

You may have heard of this in recent news or read about it online. It is no surprise that it has become rather popular amongst all kinds of people. But what you first need...

I’m No Accountant: The True Story

By Kevin Zemaitis It was November 5th, a surprisingly warm 54 degree day, on the eve before Bryant’s final regular soccer game of the season.  A day where a dear fellow teammate and myself decided...

Starry Nights of February

By David A. Huestis Winter can be a challenge to amateur astronomers in southern New England. The weather can be very snowy, and the temperatures can be so low that even I need some special incentive...

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