With snow on the ground, the city of Minneapolis is asking its residents to cut back on salt on the sidewalks in a move to protect the environment long-term.
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There are people and pets who depend on you. Be ready for when the Cascadia earthquake hits.
The Universe is scary. There are dangers galore, including black holes, asteroid impacts, supernova explosions, and more. However these events tend to be far away and/or extremely rare, so they're nothing you really need to worry about in your daily life. And then there are solar storms. If there's any astronomical event we need to take very, very seriously, even more than asteroid and comet impacts, it's these. We know of several big ones that have happened in the past century or two, but histo
- The Providence Journal
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for a storm Friday into Saturday that could bring 8 to 18 inches of snow.
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The National Weather Service is calling for snow to hit parts of New York, and the closer you live to the coast, the more you'll see.
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Inspired by an ocean explorer, bacteriologist and comic-book character, "Yersin" was built with a three-part ethos—A.S.E.—which stands for adventure, science and education.
- The Bulletin
Did you know gas stations need electricity for pumps to work? Get gas before this weekend's snow, what to do with your generator and other storm tips.
- Daily Record
Officials expect snowfall rates of more than an inch per hour are possible during the overnight hours into Saturday.
- Business Insider
Orcas observed devouring the tongue of a blue whale just before it dies in first-ever documented hunt of the largest animal on the planet
The Western Australia study filmed orcas — also known as killer whales — preying on blue whales, the largest animal on Earth, for the first time.
- Portsmouth Herald
During the last storm, if you took a stroll in the frigid temperatures along Hampton Beach, you would have found hundreds of Atlantic surf clams.
- USA TODAY
Collapse of Florida-sized glacier may happen soon, raising sea levels and threatening coastal cities
A team of international scientists say the Thwaites Glacier can rapidly raise sea levels if the ice shelf holding it in place breaks.
- Raleigh News and Observer
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- Foster's Daily Democrat
Communities on the coast like Portsmouth, Rye and Hampton, or York, Maine, are likely to see the most snowfall.
- York Daily Record
The coastal storm is expected to deliver one for the history books in the Northeast. But its impact on central Pa. is difficult to predict.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
For generations of Milwaukeeans, it was just "the blizzard." It struck 75 years ago, dumping so much snow that plows were stranded where they stood.
- The Topeka Capital-Journal
After seeing below-average snowfall so far this cold-weather season, Topeka is looking at the potential for wintry precipitation next week.
Locals spend the night preparing for a powerful nor'easter that is expected to bring several inches of snow along with whipping winds from Friday to Saturday.
- USA TODAY
An Orlando meteorologist is warning Florida's cold weather forecast may bring a phenomenon southerners know well: stunned iguanas falling from trees.
- TCPalm | Treasure Coast Newspapers
It snowed in Miami on Jan. 19, 1977. Could it happen again, as temperatures plunge and Artic door blasts Florida?
- Bucks County Courier Times
The National Weather Service is calling for snow to hit Pennsylvania, and the closer you live to the coast, the more you'll see.
- The Augusta Chronicle
I get this call about four times a year: “I am thinking about planting some bamboo to hide my obnoxious neighbor’s yard. What do you think?”