First the lights dim. In the darkness, you feel the intense drumbeat and techno-​pop rhythms of the synthesizer pounding deep in your gut. Next a fiery, red globe materializes above you like a cosmic disco ball of galactic proportions. Look left and a futuristic spacecraft emerges from the solar system beyond. It begins…

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2009
  • Sub Heading Behind the scenes at the new dome
The setting could hardly have been more festive: New York City at Christmas with its crowds, carols, shopping, bright lights and snow. No wonder then that Pennsylvania politicos and business seekers by the thousands tore themselves away for the 107th annual meeting of the Pennsylvania Society. As they roamed through the Waldorf-​Astoria seeking…

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2006
  • Sub Heading The observer: Winter ’06
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