September 22, 2014; 8:19 AM ET
Sunshine will continue for much of the region this week. more >
Expect showers Thursday
Rises at 7:00 AM with 12:10 of sunlight, then sets at 7:10 PM
Rises at 5:35 AM with 12:44 of moolight, then sets at 6:19 PM
For the first time, astronomers have detected water ice clouds, like the ones that shroud Earth, around a dim celestial body outside of our solar system.
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