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We’ve been getting a lot of questions about the upcoming Great American Solar Eclipse, and one question in particular — why does the shadow move from west to east when we know the “Sun rises in the east and sets in the west”?
It’s all related to the Earth’s counter-clockwise rotation around the Sun, and the Moon’s counter-clockwise rotation around the Earth. Take a look.
Posted July 10th, 2017
Learn more about this mysterious, elusive galaxy and the best way to view it!
Posted February 17th, 2017
To sharpen a dull pair of scissors at home easily, use a piece of fine-grit sandpaper. Simply cut through the sandpaper, rough side down, several times.
Posted May 25th, 2015
Hurricane season got off to an early start. What does that mean for the rest of the season? See what we’re predicting!
Posted March 10th, 2015
To clean and deodorize kitchen countertops, sprinkle with baking soda, then rub with a damp sponge, wipe again with clean water to remove residue.
Posted February 17th, 2015
To easily pit an avocado, cut around the entire fruit and twist the halves apart. To extract the pit, carefully stab it with a sharp knife, twist, and it will pop right out!
Posted January 23rd, 2015
January 24, 2015 marks the 90th anniversary of the last total solar eclipse that was visible from New York City.
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