Warmest Start to a Year on Record

Not only has this year been warm so far, but it’s been the warmest in 118 years of record overall for the continental 48. The map above rank…

Today’s Rainfall Totals

Rainfall amounts varied greatly accross the state today. As you can see in the map above the most rain fell in southeastern Connecticut, amo…

May 1977 Snow Storm Images

As we look back at the 35th anniversary of the storm, we’ll be putting together a slide-show of images. Check back for more as we continuall…

Monster Sunspot Could Wreak Havoc

Sunspot AR 1476 is having scientists keep a close eye on the Sun. This massive sunspot is so expansive that it has been photographed without…

Global Warming

Global Warming has been an ongoing debate since the 90’s. Some believe it is happening and some don’t, some just believe what the government…

The Full Moon and Human Behavior

In the last week, we have been regaled with photos of the perigee moon, or “Supermoon.” Even before the appearance of such a spectacle, our …

Tornado Rips through Tokyo

TOKYO (AP) — A tornado tore through a city northeast of Japan’s capital on Sunday, killing one person, injuring dozens of others and destroy…

Man Hit Where it Hurts

Lightning struck a 53-year-old man’s scrotum and then exited his body through one of his feet in Madrid, Spain. The good news: he survived. …

Black Squirrels Across Connecticut

Black squirrel sightings are very rare in Connecticut. They are more common in Canada and in the Ohio Valley. The ratio of black squirrels t…