Embrace the power of the imagination

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Embrace the power of the imagination

In a haunted world like ours, ghost stories can feel almost mandatory. At least, they do to me. I search for ghost stories (especially scary ghost stories) on every occasion that I go to…

In defence of DNA | Observer editorial

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In defence of DNA | Observer editorial

News that new scientists have drawn up a gene that could lock out HIV and HIV-associated retroviruses is good news – although it looks more like a trick of fate than of science. Research…

Irish carriage business closes in 112 years

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Irish carriage business closes in 112 years

Written by B. B. Estabrook, CNN Carriage company Fleet has closed its doors after 112 years in business — and not by choice. “We were pushing with the pen behind our backs, practically” owner…