Total Solar Eclipse 2017 Facts

On 21 August 2017, and at 10:15 a.m. Pacific Time, what would otherwise be an ordinary Monday morning in Oregon will transform into a global spectacle. On that morning, thousands will witness a total or entire solar eclipse, and one of its kind in the last four decades. While for …

Dangerous Sneaker Waves

A sneaker wave, also known as a sleeper wave, is a coastal wave that is disproportionately large and appears without warning. It is similar to a miniature wall of water with an immensely large concentration of sand. These waves are referred to in warning and incident reports along the coasts of …

Agate Hunting along the Oregon Coast

Among the various leisure activities that the Oregon Coast boasts of, the agate hunting is amongst the simplest and most enjoyable. While low on monetary value, agates can be used to create stunning jewelry and decorative pieces. What is an agate and how can you collect some? Read on to …