Late-night revelers will be out on New Year’s Eve celebrating under a Last Quarter Moon. The moon rises in the eastern sky, less than an hour after...

By LYNNE IRONS I like rain and don’t even mind the cold, but this hardened snow/ice/treacherous footing is totally irritating. Never being...

waxwing

Hippie, beatnik, bohemian are all words that have been used to describe someone who is different than the norm. Other definitions of the adjective...

lichen

Two plants that merge into one, growing together to the benefit of each other. Sounds strange, but lichens are unique combinations of fungi and...

Temperature: Precip. Day Max. Min. Inches. Fº Fº Dec. 21 38 32 Trace Dec. 22 38 34 .00 Dec. 23 45 33 .00 Dec. 24 55 33 ....

In a 1952 aerial photograph of Sengekontacket Pond that hangs behind the door to Augustus Ben David’s World of Reptiles And Birds in...

The moon moves up close to the bright planet Mars this weekend. The two are closest on Sunday night and both are in the zodiacal constellation Taurus...

heron

We climbed off the plane wearing turtlenecks, fleece jackets and hats and were hit by blue skies, sunshine and temperatures in the 70s. We were in...

By LYNNE IRONS Due to the subject matter, reader discretion is advised. This column is written solely for non-vegetarians. I have not...

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