Steve Annear

Steve Annear is a digital reporter for A graduate of Roger Williams University, Annear previously worked at, and the Boston Metro newspaper.

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Boston Public Library map center adds virtual tour

By , Globe Staff

For the first time, the Leventhal Map Center exhibit is coming to your computer.

Harbor porpoise spotted near Fort Point

By , Globe Staff

The animal popped up briefly before disappearing again into the murky waters, and an aquarium spokesman confirmed it was a juvenile harbor porpoise.

This ‘Wanted’ poster for the Lincoln assassination goes on display at Harvard

By , Globe Staff

At the time — in 1865 — it was a novel approach that the secretary of war hoped would lead to the apprehension of Abraham Lincoln’s killer.

It’s a bird, it’s a plane — no, it’s a balloon to spy on sharks

By , Globe Staff

Experts are looking into whether an inflatable device could help them monitor shark activity off Cape Cod, even when they’re not on the water.