Concerned dog owners who frequent Montrose Dog Beach are urging the Chicago Park District to put up more protective barriers around the beach.
Gamma rays pouring from the center of our galaxy are giving Fermilab scientists an elusive glimpse at the dark side of the universe – dark matter. Physicists offer convincing evidence of dark matter, theorized to exist only through models until now. Researchers used gamma ray data collected by the FERMI-LAT satellite to map the center of the galaxy and determine the origin of an excess in gamma rays, concluding the only possible origin is dark matter.
"Earth Explorers” exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry gives
visitors an immersive around-the-world experience - from a tent in a
tropical rain forest to a cabin in the Arctic.
Illinois Center for Nursing estimates that by the year 2020, there will
be an estimated shortage of 21,000 nurses in Illinois. "With the aging
population and how sick people will become, we need more educated
nurses," according to Sharon Canariato, executive director at the
Illinois Organization of Nurse Leaders.