Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - December 12, 2008


The international touring show Harry Potter: The Exhibition is slated to open at The Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago next spring, the museum said. The exhibition is to run April 30-Sept. 7 in Chicago. Tickets are on sale exclusively online at www.msichicago.org.

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.