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  • Sunset over Water
    Solar System’s Water is older than the Sun, indicates possibility of alien life
    Earth’s water, including what’s in your glass or morning shower, is older than the sun. According to a study published on Thursday by Science, much of the water on our planet was introduced from elsewhere in the galaxy and not formed,...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 9/23/14)
    Increasing Clouds, Rain South Wednesday
    Tuesday was a beautiful sun-filled day with high pressure on top of the region and a SUPER LOW dewpoint(40-45 degrees!); after a morning low of 50 at Philadelphia International Airport reached a high of 72 shortly before 4pm. There were some...
  • The Sun and its solar flares against Earth and its safety shields
    The Sun and its solar flares against Earth and its safety shields
    Our Sun is a star, bright only because it is so close to us at 93 million miles away. If it were as far away as Alpha Centauri, the next nearest star at 4.2 light years (30 Trillion miles away)(which is a quarter of a million times distant) our...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 9/7/14)
    Remaining Cool, Increasing Clouds(South) Monday Afternoon
    Sunday was your average early September day as the average high is now 81 while the average low is 64; after leftover showers and clouds overnight we cleared out by mid-morning and then had a mix of sunshine and fair weather cumulus clouds in the...
  • IFAM 'Prismatic' Fashion Show brings out native fans to Santa Fe Railyard 2014
    IFAM 'Prismatic' Fashion Show brings out native fans to Santa Fe Railyard 2014
    The “Indigenous Fine Art Market” (IFAM) runs Aug. 21-23, 2014. It rained all morning on Friday Aug. 22, but that didn't stop fans of artist works to come out in droves. IFAM has become a success in its' first year. Roscoe Pond...
  • Aloha family
    Skin Cancer prevention tips for all seasons
    Splish, splash, you're taking a UV bath! Fun in the sun can have scary repercussions if preventative measures are not taken every day. Fortunately, there are some stylish and fun ways to protect your family.Dr. Marisha Chilcott is a Board...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 8/19/14)
    Increasing Clouds On Wednesday
    Tuesday started off two degrees below average with a low of 66 at Philadelphia International Airport; there were some clouds along with sunshine throughout the day as the high temperature reached 87 in the early afternoon(which is two degree above...
  • This is how the sun sees you: Viral video shows damaging effects of UV rays
    This is how the sun sees you: Viral video shows damaging effects of UV rays
    A viral video, seen over 10 million times, answers the question: What does our skin look like in ultraviolet? In other words, what does the sun see after it has converted 120 million tons of matter – per minute – into energy and...
  • Four rainbows in less than fourteen hours
    Four rainbows in less than fourteen hours
    Sometimes, if one is in the right place, at the right time, he/she will get to see a rainbow. If things work out in a correct meteorological manner, one might even see a double bow. The odds are very small when it comes to seeing three distinct...
  • My Sky exhibit at Boston Children's Museum
    'My Sky' exhibit indulges exploration of universe
    Children will soon have a new way of expanding their knowledge of the Sun, Moon and Stars whenBoston Children’s Museumunveils My Sky, a traveling exhibit focusing on astronomical science, on Saturday, July 26. Funded by NASA, the exhibit is...
  • Sunscreen
    Your guide to sun safety
    There was once a time, many centuries ago, when pale skin was a sign of wealth and beauty. People believed that only the poorest citizens had to slave away outdoors, tanning under the harsh sun. Eventually, times changed, and for some, darker skin...
  • The sun is the basis for some lovely sunsets!
    Facts about the Sun
    The Sun is the most important thing in the universe. The Sun is the driving force behind life on Earth. Without the Sun, planets like Earth would not be able to sustain their environments and, therefore, all life would die out. In fact, the Sun is...
  • Staying hydrated
    Sun, heat and hydration: Staying safe outside
    Summertime provides ample opportunity for fitness. Outdoor enthusiasts, be aware, though, as summertime also increases some health risks…Firstly - The sun. Going for a run, short or long, walking your dog, or working outside exposes your...
  • Beach sunning
    How to heal sunburn quickly
    Even though we try to use sunscreen when exposed to the sun for an extended period of time, sometimes its rays get the best of us. Regardless of how our skin came to be red, dry and painful, we all want to know how to heal it as quickly and...
  • craft foam sun magnet
    Summer crafts for children: Craft foam sun magnet
    Summer is here and many Bangor area children are spending a lot of time at home. Crafting is a good way to keep children busy while they are on vacation from school. The following sun magnet is a fun craft for children to make.Materials:Children...