The nearly 132-year-old find was part of a larger experiment by German crews to track ocean currents. By Elaina Zachos Published March, 7 2018 On January 21, the Illman family and some friends were driving through a beach north of Wedge Island off the coast of west Australia, about 100 miles north of Perth. When […]Read More World’s Oldest Message in a Bottle Found on Beach
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A winter storm warning is in effect for all of Long Island through early Thursday, the weather service said. New 12 Long Island meteorologist Rich Hoffman had a look at the forecast on Wednesday morning, as a winter storm warning was in effect for Long Island from 6 a.m. Wednesday to 6 a.m. Thursday. Most […]Read More Long Island weather: Nor’easter to bring over a foot of snow
On behalf of Smith Point Lifeguards, who have been friends of the 106th for years, we are deeply saddened by this loss of life. These men will always be remembered for their heroism… The 106th Rescue Wing has lost four of our members when the HH-60G Pave Hawk rescue helicopter they were flying crashed near […]Read More The 106th Rescue Wing has lost four Airmen
Jennifer Gray, CNN Meteorologist Updated 5:25 PM EST March 1, 2018 New England is gearing up for its most significant storm since early January’s “bomb cyclone,” with heavy rain, roaring winds and excessive coastal flooding expected Friday and Saturday from the mid-Atlantic to New England. This nor’easter, like the one in January, could reach bombogenesis […]Read More Another ‘bomb cyclone’ — with a huge flood risk — is aiming for the Northeast
BY JASON SAMENOW FEBRUARY 27 AT 2:25 AM The sun won’t rise at the North Pole until March 20, and it’s normally close to the coldest time of year, but an extraordinary and possibly historic thaw swelled over the tip of the planet this weekend. Analyses show that the temperature warmed to the melting point […]Read More Scientists Stunned as North Pole surges above freezing
Remember to check in on elderly friends, relatives, and neighbors, before, during, and after storms/freezes!
A few words of advise… To ensure residents are prepared for these extreme temperatures, the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) has released safety tips (below). At AARP Massachusetts, we urge all our members and friends to heed these safety precautions, and to remember to check in on elderly friends, relatives, and neighbors, before, during, and […]Read More Remember to check in on elderly friends, relatives, and neighbors, before, during, and after storms/freezes!
Before the snow started Mike Busch took a short flight over the ice near Smith Point where the Great South Bay meets Narrows Bay leading to Moriches Bay.Read More FROZEN GREAT SOUTH BAY AT SMITH POINT
Blubbery buddies bask on Cupsogue Beach in Westhampton Beach. Updated December 19, 2017 9:04 AM PRINT SEE COMMENTS SHARE Long Island’s coastal waters are a favorite hangout for harbor seals starting around November and lasting until about May. Here are a few worthwhile seal walks and cruises where you can catch sight of the pudgy pinnipeds. CRESLI […]Read More Seal walks and cruises along Long Island’s shores
Humpback whales feeding cooperatively. Photo by: Nicole Starkweather Many patrons each year ask us: what kind of marine life lives in the Ocean in front of us? What’s in the water? Is this a king crab? Is it a dolphin or a shark? … All are great questions and here is a little snippet into […]Read More What “flora and fauna” lives off of the coast of Long Island