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  • Astronomy: today at sunset, NYC turns into Stonehenge

    Happy belated New York Stonehenge Day everyone. Xeni Jardin: An unusual sunset in Manhattan. Snip from NASA “astronomy pic of the day”: Today, if it is clear, Manhattan will flood dramatically with sunlight just as the Sun sets precisely on the centerline of every street. Usually, the tall buildings that line the gridded streets of…