The Planet Hunter

Jacob Bean photo illustration

Astrophysicist Jacob Bean has devoted his career to studying worlds beyond our solar system. Now, thanks to the James Webb Space Telescope, he can observe them in greater detail than ever before. What can these mysterious orbs tell us?

Why Isn’t Mount Greenwood Cemetery Part of Chicago?

The entrance of Mount Greenwood Cemetery

Look at a map of the Far Southwest Side, where the neighborhoods of Beverly, Morgan Park, and Mount Greenwood meet, and you’ll see a rectangular-shaped hole. It’s Mount Greenwood Cemetery, a 79-acre graveyard that was never annexed to the City of Chicago and remains part of unincorporated Cook County. The cemetery was established in 1879, … Read more