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3:58 am on Sunday July 29, 2012

Watch baby sea turtles crawl from their sea island nest

Sea turtles, they hatch from their sandy nests and make the short yet oh-so perilous guided-by-starlight crawl into the ocean waves. The S.C. Department of Natural Resources shares a video of 16 campers from Camp Wildwood whot set out at dusk on...
5:23 am on Monday March 2, 2009

Light in the metro area: Too bright? Too wasteful?

Image by Ken Hawkins/TheDigitel The stars at Hunting Island as seen when looking back towards civilization. There's an article in today's Post and Courier about the five-fold brightness increase of Charleston's night sky and how folks are working to...