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Photos Of The 2017 Solar Eclipse From The Jersey Shore

I have to start this with a disclaimer - I am not a professional photographer and I did not have a professional setup. I had officially rated lenses and a camera and did the best that I could.

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Monday’s Solar Eclipse: 3 Things You Should Know

The total solar eclipse set to take place this Monday, August 21, is a rare, almost magical treat for anyone interested by what's up there in the sky and how it works. NASA has been preparing for the celestial event, and we wanted to share a few key pieces to help you better enjoy and understand what's about to happen.

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Photo by Justin Louis
Photo by Justin Louis
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Here’s What You’ll See On Monday With Eclipse Glasses

Monday's historic solar eclipse is only days away, and you won't want to miss it, the next one to be similarly visible for us won't be for another 7 years.

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Getty Images, Ilya S. Savenok
Getty Images, Ilya S. Savenok
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Legendary Actor, Director and Author Alan Alda is Coming to Toms River

 

 

The actor and founder of the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science traces his personal quest to understand how to relate and communicate better, from practicing empathy and using improv games to storytelling and developing better intuitive skills ~ NPR

 

One of the icons of television is coming to Ocean County. Alan Alda, Ha...

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Here’s Exactly What You’ll See For The Solar Eclipse Next Month

As you probably know by now, in only a few weeks we'll get a rare astronomical treat, as a widely visible solar eclipse will cross the sky in the middle of the day.

There will be differences in what you'll see depending on where you are, however.

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A Trio Of Skywatching Treats In Store This Week For Ocean County

There are truly few things that I love more than looking at the night sky. Ever since my childhood at summer camp, I've loved laying outside and gazing up at a crystal clear night sky. And this week we'll have not one, but a trio of treats in the skies over Ocean County.

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(Sunset over the Toms River, photo by Liz Jeressi)
(Sunset over the Toms River, photo by Liz Jeressi)
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New Jersey’s Earliest Sunsets of the Year Are Happening This Week

If you're the kind of person who hates when it gets dark so early, I have some good news for you. The earliest sunsets of the year are happening now, and depending on where you are in New Jersey, the sun will start setting later tomorrow!

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Mark Your Calendars For Monday’s Supermoon

No, I didn't misspell "Superman". When next week kicks off, weather permitting, Ocean County could be in for a night time treat.

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Did Researchers Just Find Mary Lee The Shark’s Birthplace?

Due to her frequent visits to the New Jersey coast over the last few years, Mary Lee the great white shark has become just about as much of a celebrity as Snooki and JWoww (and probably more beloved). Now, researchers think that they've made a major discovery just north of us.

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Here’s Why There’s A Halo Around The Sun Today

If you've been out and about enjoying this beautiful spring day in Ocean County and happened to look up, you may have noticed the distinct rings around the sun. So what are they? We wanted to find out!

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