February 20, 2024

Sunrise: 6:42 AM Sunset: 5:26 PM Length of the day: 10 hours and 44 minutes February of 1934 is the coldest February, and the second coldest month on record. Cold weather is most often dry, however on this date in 1934, the only significant snowfall of the month...

Monday, February 19, 2024

Today: At 7:10 this evening, looking straight up, a bright star marks the zenith, very top of the sky. Capella is the fourth brightest star we can see, though it is past its prime. Astronomers estimate it was the brightest star in the sky some 200,000 years ago....

February 19, 2024

Sunrise: 6:44 AM Sunset: 5:25 PM Length of the day: 10 hours and 41 minutes It was on this date in 1972 blizzard conditions swept all of northern New England as a powerful nor’easter passed over Cape Cod, raking the coastal sections of New England with winds...