August is the best time for stargazing and looking for meteors. The Perseid meteor shower peaks in the early hours of Tuesday morning but meteors can...

Friday, August 1: Clear and sunny day. Clouds hug close to the southern sky over the Atlantic Ocean. Clear skies overhead at Felix Neck...

Temperature: Precip. Day Max. Min. Inches. Fº Fº August 1 81 68 August 2 85 67 August 3 85 67 .09 August 4 83 63 T...

jupiter

Jupiter is the big man on campus in the August night sky. While not a star athlete, or even a star, it is certainly among the biggest and...

beekeeper

By LYNNE IRONS While sitting once again in traffic, I was developing a bad attitude. I began seeing weeds, dead flower heads, planters...

Ag fair sign

In just a few weeks, the agricultural hall grounds in West Tisbury will be abuzz with activity. Already there are signs that the annual Martha’s...

osprey

They’re back — in record numbers. After capturing and releasing four osprey fledglings last week from two Island locations, Dr. Rob...

The Cay Lee

By MARK ALAN LOVEWELL This is a summer of leatherback sea turtle sightings by local fishermen. Capt. Dick Smith of the charter fishing boat...

Friday, July 25: Heavy rain overnight. The landscape is dripping wet from a night of thunderstorms. More storms in the afternoon. Loud...

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