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Area Mom Bloggers, Children Check Out Hottest Toys For Holiday SeasonTwo area mom-bloggers hosted a mixer at the Franklin Institute on Saturday showcasing some of the hottest products of the season.
NASA Lands in Philadelphia.   Its 3-Day Mission: Public Education.The space agency set up shop today at the Franklin Institute, aiming to educate the public about research aboard the International Space Station and how it benefits us back here on Earth.
Exelon, PECO Donate $500,000 To Enhance STEM Education At 2 West Phila. SchoolsThe grant to Drexel University will support the development of science, technology, engineering, and math courses at the McMichael School, 36th and Fairmount, and the Powel School, 36th and Powelton.
Vatican Sending Some Notable Items to Philadelphia Ahead of Pope's VisitThe exhibit, called "Vatican Splendors," will be on display at the Franklin Institute starting September 19th.
Zeoli Show Log 5.18.15Rich discussed President Obama's trip to Camden, a new Ghenghis Khan exhibit at the Franklin Institute and a proposal to allow drivers in New Jersey to pump their own gas. He also spoke with dinosaur expert Don Lessum, attorney Gail Glick, and New Jersey Assemblyman Declan O'Scanlon.
'Genghis Khan' Exhibit at Franklin Institute Puts New Spin on Conqueror's ReputationThis show paints the Mongolian conqueror not as a ruthless barbarian but as a great civilizer of humankind.
With a Bang, Philadelphia Gears Up For Annual Science FestivalWith a countdown of "3-2-1...," soapsuds exploded from a container, covering those gathered on the steps of the Franklin Institute.
Franklin Institute Highlights Women Of Color In ScienceThe Color of Science is a two-day, two-part event designed to highlight the strong need for diversity in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.
Top Ways To Celebrate Women's History Month In PhiladelphiaHere are the top places to visit and things to do in honor of Women's History Month in Philadelphia.
Franklin Institute Defends Its Plan For Electronic Signage on Logan Circle"It's only six by ten," the museum's attorney says. "It's an accessory sign -- it's not outdoor advertising." Opponents say it could engender more digital signs along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
Children Make Most Of Day Off After Snow Closes SchoolsWhether it was indoors or outside, many children in the region were enjoying their day off from school due to the threat of snow.
Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Dec. 11Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!