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Eclipse (sort of) over Pittsburgh

Eclipse (sort of) over Pittsburgh

Jamie Crow | Staff Writer The sun and the moon are set to rendezvous this Monday, Aug. 21. The moon will pass in front of the sun, and the resulting eclipse will be visible in all of the contiguous United States. This will be first time the moon’s shadow will pass over the continental United […]

Pi Day Friday: Pittsburgh celebrates math through pi

By: Katie Auwaerter  |  Asst. Features Editor Mathletes and science nerds rejoice; your day of celebration is almost here. Pi Day is this Friday. Not to be confused with National Pie Day on Jan. 23, Pi Day celebrates the mathematical constant π, which is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. But how […]

Oh, the places you can go … Explore your city!

With the semester nearly over, graduation rapidly approaching and the weather finally warming up, now’s the perfect time to step outside and take in all that Pittsburgh has to offer. Take an afternoon to check out the city’s staples or get off the beaten path and visit some of Pittsburgh’s hidden gems. Use the map […]