Whether you’re a loyal iPhone user or you love your Android device, smartphone apps have changed the way we travel. You no longer need to carry around a map, guidebook, bus schedule, and directions to the restaurant you want to try for lunch. You can find all of that, and more, on your phone.
Where can you see the colors of spring all year long, or the flame-like blaze of an autumn maple leaf even in the dead of winter? Visitors to the Harvard Museum of Natural History can witness the forever-blooming botanicals that make up the Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass Models of Plants, aka The Glass Flowers, a fragile collection of flora first created over a century ago by the glass artist father and son team of Leopold and Rudolph Blaschka. read more »
Now that Halloween is just around the corner, it’s time to finalize your costume details, your pumpkin design and of course, where you’re going to spend the spooky day. Well, whether you’re staying home or willing to travel, we’ve compiled a list of the most horrifying cities to visit for Halloween -- a list of places with a dose of darkness that is fitting for such a holiday. read more »