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Lunar lunacy? Full moon rising Friday the 13th

Lunar lunacy? Full moon rising Friday the 13th

For the first time in 19 years, a full moon will rise on a Friday the 13th this week, meaning a double whammy of bad luck according to the superstitious. The event is a rarity. It will not happen again until Aug. 13, 2049, according to NASA. Pop culture myths hold that Friday’s that fall on the […]

FWC seeks help monitoring horseshoe crabs

FWC seeks help monitoring horseshoe crabs

Spring marks horseshoe crabs’ mating season, and biologists from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Committee (FWC) want the public’s help identifying spawning sites. According to FWC, conditions around the full moon March 16 and the new moon March 30 will create perfect opportunities to observe the spawning behavior of horseshoe crabs. If observed, beachgoers are […]