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Oct 09, 2015
Here are three simple, quick yoga sequences, all from Yoga Journal, that are good for conservators. The first two sequences are nice for anyone who sits at a desk or a lab bench for long periods of time. If you have frequent neck pain or headaches, check these out. They were written by Ray Long, […]
Oct 08, 2015
When reading “Ancient City Faces Destruction”, by Dana Ballout in the October 6, 2015 issue of the Wall Street Journal, the latest of the seemingly non-stop reports of the destruction of ancient monuments and sites in the Middle East by Daesh (the preferred name for “Isis”), I began to wonder what will happen conservation wise […]
Oct 05, 2015
In a move harmful to the people of his state and to the preservation of its history and culture, Governor Bruce Rauner has closed the Illinois State Museum in Springfield and its four satellite institutions.  While trying to eliminate a budget deficit, this closure threatens income to the state from cultural tourism, deprives school children […]