What’s a celebrity-laden, ritzy dinner party without a bit of Maine lobster?
If you didn’t miss summer, you do now. This video was posted on R/Maine recently, despite being posted in summer 2014. It shows an eagle meandering through the Kennebec River in Richmond. The person who captured the video believed that the eagle had hurt itself, but I think it was just enjoying a swim. It’s a shame […]
Canadian humorist and radio host Stuart McLean died on Wednesday after a battle with melanoma. He was 68. McLean hosted the The Vinyl Cafe, which originated on Canadian radio, but soon made its way onto MPBN. Perhaps by proximity, Mainers enjoyed with the uniquely Canadian stories. His programs often included stories about “Dave and Morley,” […]
Between the ice and the snow we see during Maine winters, injuries are an inevitability. Have you ever wondered what injury occurs more in Maine than anywhere else? A map created by digital health firm Amino shows which injuries are the “most disproportionately common” in each state. In Maine, it’s a broken ankle. U.S. Sen. Susan […]
A recent feature in coastal science publication Hakai Magazine uses an example from Maine to illustrate how scientists relied on fisherman in the 19th century. We love sea monsters here at #Maine, so we thought we’d share this post with you. Hakai’s Rachel Fritts writes about a Maine fisherman’s encounter with a “marine monster”: Poor […]
Girl Scout cookie season is upon us, and with it comes the opportunity to binge eat two boxes while cooped up under a blanket on a cold February night. You earned it. Are you having trouble choosing which box to start with? Do you just want to follow the crowd and choose everyone’s favorite? Fear […]