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The weather couldn’t have been better for move-in day at our area colleges (Photos)Orientation aides cheer as a parent does the heavy lifting during move-in day a
The weather couldn’t have been better for move-in day at our area colleges (Photos)
Washington Post / Posted 6 days ago
Orientation aides cheer as a parent does the heavy lifting during move-in day at William and Mary, August 21, 2015. (Kevin Ambrose) More often than not, college move-in day is the hottest day of the summer. Or at least it feels like it. It’s a rite... Read more
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Washington Post
Photos: Thursday’s golden sunset over Washington, D.C.In the wake of Thursday evening’s storms, not only were there beautiful rainbow
Photos: Thursday’s golden sunset over Washington, D.C.
Washington Post / Posted 9 days ago
In the wake of Thursday evening’s storms, not only were there beautiful rainbows, but also a spectacular sunset that stood out in its own right! The contrast between the dark gray skies departing to the east and the clearing skies to the west cast... Read more
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Washington Post
Photos: Washington, D.C.’s most vivid rainbow spectacle in recent memoryRainbow over the Washington Monument on Aug. 20. (Kevin Ambrose) Thursday even
Photos: Washington, D.C.’s most vivid rainbow spectacle in recent memory
Washington Post / Posted 9 days ago
Rainbow over the Washington Monument on Aug. 20. (Kevin Ambrose) Thursday evening’s rain did not meet expectations, with most spots in the immediate Washington metro region registering just 0.25 to 0.5 inches. But the skies overperformed with one of... Read more
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Washington Post
Keeping cool in the sizzling summer: The covered streets of Granada, SpainA shopping street in Granada, Spain. (Peter Xu) Question: How does a city redu
Keeping cool in the sizzling summer: The covered streets of Granada, Spain
Washington Post / Posted 16 days ago
A shopping street in Granada, Spain. (Peter Xu) Question: How does a city reduce the urban heat island effect? Answer: Shade the city. Granada, Spain shades many of their streets and sidewalks with long strips of cloth. Granada’s summer is hot and... Read more
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Washington Post
Photos: A beautiful, vibrant sunrise in Barcelona, SpainThe sun appears to sit on the Mediterranean Sea. (Kevin Ambrose) A street vend
Photos: A beautiful, vibrant sunrise in Barcelona, Spain
Washington Post / Posted 16 days ago
The sun appears to sit on the Mediterranean Sea. (Kevin Ambrose) A street vendor blocked my path and offered to sell me a can of beer as I walked to the beach to photograph my first sunrise in Barcelona. I politely declined and walked around him. If... Read more
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Washington Post
A splendid ‘blue’ moon rises over Washington, D.C. (Photos)Skies were clear on Friday evening for a spectacular “blue” moonrise in Washing
A splendid ‘blue’ moon rises over Washington, D.C. (Photos)
Washington Post / Posted 27 days ago
Skies were clear on Friday evening for a spectacular “blue” moonrise in Washington, D.C. — the second full moon in the calendar month. Our lunar satellite rose above the horizon at 8:23 p.m., glowing big and orange. Last week, our resident... Read more

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