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Fall brings more spiders into your home

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You may have noticed a few more spiders crawling around the corners of your home or in your cabinets. They may also look a little...
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The highest form of home field advantage

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On the football field, altitude is one of the highest forms of “home field advantage” that a team can have. In the NFL, no other...
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Losing Arctic ice will affect people around the world

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Arctic ice benefits the planet in many ways, from keeping us cool to protecting wildlife. Unfortunately, NASA states that the Arctic sea ice continues to...
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The first new Hurricane Hunter aircraft since the 1990s

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Congress’ passage of the Inflation Reduction Act in the summer of 2022 included nearly a half-billion dollars for weather forecasting and research. $100 million of...
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The average peak of hurricane season has arrived

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We’ve reached the official peak of the Atlantic hurricane season, but what does that mean?  What You Need To Know Sept. 10 is the climatological...
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September hurricanes that brought devastation to the U.S.

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September is the peak of the Atlantic hurricane season. This is because wind shear, the change of speed and/or direction of the wind with height,...
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Danielle puts an end to the “hurricane drought”

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Compared to the last couple of seasons, the 2022 Atlantic Hurricane Season is a late-bloomer, so to speak. We’ve only seen five storms named since...
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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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Cutting down your food waste with worms

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Something burrowing underground could help you cut down on your food waste. It’s called vermicomposting or more commonly know as worm composting.  According to the...
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The Ginger Gold apple: Hurricane Camille’s tasty legacy

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September is the peak of apple picking season across much of the U.S., but did you know that a major hurricane accidentally created one variety...