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Maine Meteorite May Have Burned Up in Atmosphere

 

The Maine Mineral and Gem Museum in Bethel is offering $20,000 for at 2.2 pounds of the meteor that came across the Maine sky on Tuesday morning. Now, scientists disagree on whether or not a piece of the meteor actually hit earth.

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Mars, Earth and Sun Line Up This Weekend

This Sunday morning, May 22, Mars, Earth and the sun will line up perfectly in the sky. This called Mars opposition because Mars and the sun will be on opposite sides of the Earth.

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Bethel Museum Looking for a Piece of Meteorite That Crossed Maine

You probably have seen video of the fireball streaking across the Maine sky on Tuesday morning (if not look below).  It was quite a site to see.  If you can find a chunk of the meteorite you can make some serious cash.

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Top 10 Reasons Sarah HATES Camping!

Memorial Day weekend is usually opening season for most campgrounds and that's coming right up.  OK, I'll admit it.  Hi, my name is Sarah...I'm from Maine (in a round a bout kinda way) and I hate camping!  That's right.  Sleeping outside is for deer, birds, squirrels, trash pandas, skunks....you get where I'm headed and I'm none of these things.  Camping is just...icky.  

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Portland Police Catch A Meteor On Video [VIDEO]

What an awesome, once in a lifetime, opportunity.  The Portland Police Department caught this video of a meteor passing through the night sky last night.  It's a quick clip, so watch closely...you surely can't miss it.

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Penobscot County Looking For ‘BIG TREES’

Penobscot County in Maine which is comprised of cities Bangor, Brewer and Old Town, and towns like Orono, Millinocket, Etna, Dixmont, Holden, Herman and more is looking for a few ‘big’ trees.

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Chloe kissin' a tree on National Love a Tree Day 2010

Here’s How You Can Celebrate National Love A Tree Day!

Today is the day to release your inner 'Tree Hugger' and love a tree!  Whether it be a special tree that you watched grow since you were a child or it's just any random tree...love it today and everyday.  Here are some ways you can celebrate National Love a Tree Day!

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mided219, YouTube

The Top Swimming Holes In Maine

Memorial Day is just two weekends away and the weather is warming up. Nothing better then a road trip to an out of the way swimming hole. Pack a lunch, bring a towel and enjoy the beauty that Maine has to offer. Here's a look at some of the best swimming holes in Maine.

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Consider Opening Your Home To The Fresh Air Fund

Last year, I experienced for the first time what it was like to have a Fresh Air Fund child in our home.  It was so much fun.  The Fresh Air Fund is an organization that brings children from inner city NYC to Maine.  It allows these kids the opportunity to get a little closer to nature and away from the fast paced city life.

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n this handout provided by NASA, the planet Mercury is seen in silhouette, lower left, as it transits across the face of the sun Monday, May 9, 2016 Boyertown, Pennsylvania. Mercury passes between Earth and the sun only about 13 times a century, with the previous transit taking place in 2006. (Photo by NASA/Bill Ingalls via Getty Images)
n this handout provided by NASA, the planet Mercury is seen in silhouette, lower left, as it transits across the face of the sun Monday, May 9, 2016 Boyertown, Pennsylvania. Mercury passes between Earth and the sun only about 13 times a century, with the previous transit taking place in 2006. (Photo by NASA/Bill Ingalls via Getty Images)

Mercury Will Make a Rare Transit Across the Sun Today

Today, Monday May 9 the planet Mercury will go directly in front of the sun. This is a rare ‘transit’ that happens only 13 times a century.

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