lichen

Two plants that merge into one, growing together to the benefit of each other. Sounds strange, but lichens are unique combinations of fungi and...

Temperature: Precip. Day Max. Min. Inches. Fº Fº Dec. 21 38 32 Trace Dec. 22 38 34 .00 Dec. 23 45 33 .00 Dec. 24 55 33 ....

As community preservation committees across the Island prepare their recommendations for the coming fiscal year, they report growing interest...

Late-night revelers will be out on New Year’s Eve celebrating under a Last Quarter Moon. The moon rises in the eastern sky, less than an hour after...

By LYNNE IRONS I like rain and don’t even mind the cold, but this hardened snow/ice/treacherous footing is totally irritating. Never being...

Gentlemen may prefer blondes, but Americans overwhelmingly (69 per cent) prefer red. Pink comes in a distant second with 14 per cent, and white...

scallops

For Edgartown shellfishermen, it would be unconscionable to have an autumn and winter without fishing for and harvesting bay scallops. On Cape Cod...

In a 1952 aerial photograph of Sengekontacket Pond that hangs behind the door to Augustus Ben David’s World of Reptiles And Birds in...

The moon moves up close to the bright planet Mars this weekend. The two are closest on Sunday night and both are in the zodiacal constellation Taurus...

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