That’s one way to make the roads safer. Finnish reindeer herders paint the animals’ antlers with reflective paint so drivers will hopefully hit fewer of them, according to the website Atlas Obscura. In the Lapland region of the country, there are tons of reindeer just roaming around, including on the roads. That’s probably a pretty impressive […]
The crew of Expedition 42 — which was doing research aboard the International Space Station this winter — took this amazing video of a night-time view of the U.S. from space. It follows the ISS’s orbital path from Mexico City to New England at night — and you can even see what looks like the Northern […]
There are a lot of early birds in Piscataquis County.
Summer in Maine is magical. The problem is, there are nine other months. According to the Washington Post, July 8 is historically the sunniest day of the year. Which means each subsequent day is part of the grim march toward our annual five-month meditation on death and loneliness. That’s based on more than 30 years of sunlight data […]