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Review: The Last Reef 3D: Cities Beneath The Sea

The Last Reef , like Cameron's environmental epic, is the vehicle for a message, a call for cutting carbon emissions that are destroying the Earth's coral reefs — home to wondrous life forms, including crocodile fish, giant sea worms, and Finding Nemo

By BRETT MICHEL  |  February 15, 2013

The Week In Geek, June 13-20: All Over the Place, Just Like the Doppler

So since the weather looks absolutely atrocious today through Wednesday and completely uncertain thereafter, Laser Orgy has provided you with a variety of indoor-outdoor events....
By Kelly Dickinson  |  June 13, 2011
We know what you did last summer, and we're kind of jealous: Local notables share their fabulous summer getaways

We know what you did last summer, and we're kind of jealous: Local notables share their fabulous summer getaways

Photo: DR. CHARLES INNIS/NEW ENGLAND AQUARIUM Every year around this time, as students return to local colleges for a new fall semester, there's a palpable...
By Scott Kearnan  |  August 23, 2010

Review: The Ultimate Wave Tahiti 3D

There’s nothing more envy-inducing during a Boston winter night than watching a pack of surfers hit the pristine beaches of Tahiti. But beyond the warmth and beauty of the island, this film fails to deliver a cohesive message.
Big waves, little ripples
By LISA SPINELLI  |  February 19, 2010

52 ways to leave 2009

Your usual lackadaisical approach to New Year's Eve — just see what happens and go with the flow — is not going to cut it this year. Sure, the end of this decade may not have the same kind of new-millennium pressure riding on it as the last one, b
Get your New Year's Eve down to an Auld Lang science.
By SHAULA CLARK  |  January 01, 2010

Photos: Most popular articles of 2009

The stories you couldn't not read this year
The year in martyrs, mortuaries, chupacabras, and pot-peddling soccer moms
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  December 18, 2009


We're killing the oceans

I meet world-renowned undersea photojournalist Brian Skerry at Legal Seafoods, across from the New England Aquarium, where he's the explorer in residence. He orders a chicken Caesar salad.
Is it too late to save the seas that sustain us?
By MIKE MILIARD  |  November 20, 2009
New England Aquarium + Sevens Ale House join the ranks

New England Aquarium + Sevens Ale House join the ranks

Popularity isn’t everything, but it’s a statistical fact that 99.9 percent of Bostonians are totally preoccupied with proving “our city is better than yours, damn...
By Scott Kearnan  |  September 21, 2009

Books tour

While most area colleges continue to offer predictably boring campus tours that amount to wandering through academic ghost towns imagining departed crowds, there are also some alternatives to the standard walk-and-talk routine.
A guide to unofficial campus visits
By JULIA RAPPAPORT  |  May 01, 2009

A taste of the North End

You love the North End, but with so many great options, you can never decide where to eat — right?
May 4
By TAMARA WIEDER  |  April 25, 2007

Members of Catholic Charities

By  |  March 09, 2006