10/18/18 12:00pm

Last week, buried inside a report released by the Trump administration, a startling prediction about climate change was made public. If nothing is done to put the brakes on rising temperatures, our planet could warm a staggering seven degrees Fahrenheit by 2100. That’s 82 years from now, easily within the lifetimes of current newborns and young children. (more…)

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08/18/17 8:00am
TERRY LUCAS PHOTO Shelter Island Library youth services director Anthony Zutter tries on free eclipse viewing glasses available at the library, on a first-come, first-served basis Saturday, August 19.

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Shelter Island Library youth services director Anthony Zutter tries on free eclipse viewing glasses available at the library, on a first-come, first-served basis Saturday, August 19.

On Monday, Aug. 21, the earth, the moon and the sun will align, giving mainland Americans the chance to witness a solar eclipse for the first time since 1918. (more…)