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Photos: Boston Calling Spring 2016

Photos by Olga Khvan and Kelsey Cronin Boston Calling is back for a Memorial Day weekend full of lively music, good food, and flower crowns. […]

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Boston Marathon 2016 Finish Line Photos

New and returning champions celebrated victories at the finish line of the 120th Boston Marathon this morning. Atsede Baysa was crowned the women’s elite champion, […]

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Masterpieces to Come ‘Off the Wall’ at the Gardner Museum

The visitor experience in the historic palace of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum remains just as its namesake had meticulously designed it more than a […]

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Explore Natural Engineering Marvels at the Museum of Science

This Valentine’s Day, peep at a giraffe’s heart at the Museum of Science. A real specimen—along with an explanation of how it can pump blood […]

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Here’s Boston Calling’s Spring 2016 Lineup

Update, May 26: Set Times for Boston Calling Spring 2016 Update, February 18: Here is the full schedule for the spring 2016 edition of Boston […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

JUST FOR FUN Boston Bike Party’s Neon Masquerade Last week, pantsless commuters took over the MBTA, and this week, masked bicyclists will take over the […]

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Meet ‘Bumble,’ the Greenway’s Resident Abominable Snowman

Watch out, Boston Yeti. There’s another abominable snowman in town. This week, the Rose Kennedy Greenway is installing a 15-foot-tall inflatable snow monster in its Wharf District […]

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Lego Changes Bulk Order Policy Following Ai Weiwei Controversy

A few months ago, the Lego Group refused to fill a bulk order of its iconic toy bricks to be used for a new installation […]

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‘A Space for Everyone,’ Created from Shadows and Light

An upcoming installation at the Peabody Essex Museum by Anila Quayyum Agha is a response to the exclusion the artist experienced in her childhood—something that […]

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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Will Retire Elephants in May

Following decades of criticism and claims of animal cruelty, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey announced last March that it would phase out the use of […]

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New England International Auto Show Returns to Boston

Five hundred vehicles will be parked on the show floor of the New England International Auto Show this year, with a combined value of $22 […]

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MFA to Host Forum on ‘Kimono Wednesdays’ Controversy

In 1876, Claude Monet completed a painting of his wife Camille, dressed in an elaborately designed kimono and sporting a blonde wig to emphasize her […]

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More Text-Based Public Art Comes to the Greenway

After a vibrant year of art offerings—a five-day dance party and the unforgettable aerial sculpture by Janet Echelman, to name a couple—the Rose Kennedy Greenway […]

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Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

JUST FOR FUN No Pants Subway Ride If you’re taking the MBTA this weekend, watch our for pantsless pranksters—or join in on the fun. The […]

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Legoland Discovery Center Will Screen The Lego Movie 4D A New Adventure

Update, January 8, 3:30 p.m. The premiere date of the short film at the Legoland Discovery Center in Somerville has been pushed back from February […]