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The Ghosts of Montrose Air Station Museum

The Ghosts of Montrose (I am eternally grateful to the Montrose Review Press for permission to publish this article). Lieutenant Desmond L. Arthur Desmond Lucius Arthur was born on 31st March 1884 at O’Briens Bridge, County Clare, Ireland, and was educated at Portora Royal School, Inniskillin. He joined the 5th Battalion Royal Munster Fusiliers (Special Reserve), being gazetted on 27th… Read more →

America’s Quiet Zone

A telephone booth sits by a road leading to the National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Green Bank, W.Va. Cell service around the telescope is nonexistent. John W. Poole/NPR There are no physical signs you’ve entered the National Radio Quiet Zone, a 13,000-square-mile area that covers the eastern half of West Virginia. But the silence gives you a signal. Somewhere around… Read more →

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