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Weather impacts on an Air Force pilot’s mission

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BELLEVILLE, Ill. – Scott Air Force Base in Belleville, Ill. features something unique to the Air Force: the C-21 Jet. These planes–developed in the 1980s,...
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How to keep that garden going, even through a drought

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It’s summer and the lack of rain is wreaking havoc on your garden. What should you do? First, don’t panic, says Abby Lapides, owner of Sugar...
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Why the summer solstice is not the hottest time of the year

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With many cities seeing record high temperatures recently, the term “summer heat!” is on the rise. However, astronomical summer, better known as the summer solstice,...
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Over nine years since last EF-5 tornado in the United States

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Joplin, Mo.; Moore, Okla.; Greensburg, Kan.; these areas are synonymous with EF-5 tornadoes that decimated the cities and killed several of its residents. An EF-5...
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Hermine is back, the ‘H’ name from the 2016 season

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The list of tropical Atlantic names for the 2022 Hurricane Season is the same list that was used in 2016, except for the “O” and...
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Supermoon and total lunar eclipse

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The celestial views these past few weeks have been stunning, including the planets on parade, and this month’s full moon will be a sky spectacle.  This...
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Full supermoon and a total lunar eclipse

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The celestial views these past few weeks have been stunning, including the planets on parade, and this month’s full moon will be a sky spectacle. ...
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‘Plogging’ the fitness craze to clean up the environment

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We have celebrated Earth Day every April 22 since its inception in 1970. The holiday is a reminder that people should take care of the enviroment...
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The March full moon has a unique name

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Thursday night will provide optimal viewing for March’s full moon. What You Need To Know The moon is called a Full Worm Moon There are...
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How to deal with weather anxiety

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As a kid growing up in Maryland, outside of Baltimore, we experienced severe weather, but not like the severe weather in Missouri. Maybe a thunderstorm...