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MountainMan is wondering if you can identify these hummingbirds. [pics]
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Has anyone living near the railroad tracks noticed an increase in soot, a tingling sensation around their mouths, and gritty teeth?
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What are the consequences of using hard water to house pipes, laundry, dishes, etc.?
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Edhat subscribers are reporting phone scams claiming to be from the IRS Fraud Division with a 703 area code.
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UCSB's Uta Passow studies the intricacies of marine snow formation in the Gulf of Mexico following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
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William reports the young herons are getting a little bolder. [pics]
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 20, 2015 reads comments
Cindy snapped [pics] of a big yellow bird and its partner who have been drinking from her hummingbird feeder. Can anyone ID it? (04/20/15) 2465 18
Can edhatters properly identify this amaryllis? (04/20/15) 871 7
This week the Animal Rescue Team, Inc. in Solvang received their first orphaned fawn of the season. [pic] (04/20/15) 884 4

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 19, 2015 reads comments
POWDRELL: David shares photos of various summer beach hats with edhatters. (04/19/15) 1055 9
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Shadow, a seven month old cuddle-bug. (04/19/15) 1135 14

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 18, 2015 reads comments
Subscriber Chuck Cagara shares a short [vid] of "Little Piggies" having lunch. (04/18/15) 912 1
Assemblymember Katcho Achadjian officially announced his bid for Congress on Friday. (04/18/15) 1022 29
It's time for another Flash Friday! Send us your best sunny day view and see what others are looking at. (04/18/15) 675 5
Whats the best way to use laundry water/grey water to water plants? (04/18/15) 1744 16

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 17, 2015 reads comments
William takes some more [pics] of the egrets and cormorant nests. (04/17/15) 822 6

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 16, 2015 reads comments
A local Uber driver would not let my crated dog in the back seat. What do edhatters think? (04/16/15) 2932 69

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 15, 2015 reads comments
Angles to the sun make a big difference sometimes as John Wiley saw with the Star and Hugette. [pics] (04/15/15) 1425 6
Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) spoke on the House floor to mark Equal Pay Day, highlighting the need for Congress to do more to close the wage gap. [vid] (04/15/15) 860 35
Hippo dung provides important nutrients to river fish and aquatic insects, according to a study by UCSB's Douglas McCauley. (04/15/15) 635 19
An extended period of strong and damaging winds will likely occur from Tuesday afternoon through Thursday. [pic] (04/15/15) 1878 8

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 14, 2015 reads comments
A subscriber is curious what other edhatters think of the abbreviation "Cali" for our state. (04/14/15) 1871 74
Aquaholic spent the weekend photographing the hummingbird migration that is in full force and shares some highlights. [pics] (04/14/15) 1592 14
Edhat subscriber Jean snapped this [pic] of a butterfly hanging out in some sage. (04/14/15) 884 6
Some of the peak experiences John Wiley had flying from Phoenix home to SB. [pics] (04/14/15) 1208 6

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 13, 2015 reads comments
Edhatter Chuck shares [pics] from this quiet Sunday spent in his backyard. (04/13/15) 1636 19
Updated With More [Pics]: After encountering this very large moth, edhatters are hoping for some help identifying it. (04/13/15) 1881 8

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 12, 2015 reads comments
A subscriber captures [vid] of hummingbirds feeding in Santa Barbara. (04/12/15) 715 7
Fire Departments across counties are increasing their staffing levels for this fire season. (04/12/15) 708 2
EDBIT: Meet Ranger and Kria, two inseparable horses. (04/12/15) 1014 7
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Sasha, a playful young feline who enjoys the occasional toe. (04/12/15) 950 8

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 11, 2015 reads comments
It's National Siblings Day and Ed wants to see pics that remind you of your brother(s) and/or sister(s)! (04/11/15) 1044 3
William spots a new baby heron as the juveniles start to grow. [pics] (04/11/15) 1385 6

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 10, 2015 reads comments
Over 2,000 sea lion pups were stranded on California beaches this year, reports the LA Times. (04/10/15) 1078 26
Das Williams' Assembly Bill 510, which seeks to eliminate unnecessary delays in cell phone 9-1-1 calls, was passed on Wednesday. (04/10/15) 715 3
Major social networking website LinkedIn has purchased local online education company, Lynda.com, for $1.5 billion.  (04/10/15) 1997 21

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 09, 2015 reads comments
Astronomy: On Saturday, Sunday, and Monday evenings as the sky darkens, go out and catch brilliant Venus in the west as it slips by the Pleiades. (04/09/15) 853 2
I am building a fire staff and am looking for a local place or person who sells a kevlar wick. (04/09/15) 1187 18

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 08, 2015 reads comments
Cindy shares [pics] of hummingbirds feasting at her feeders. (04/08/15) 1326 7
Do edhatters have any advice on whether it's possible to negotiate an ambulance bill? (04/08/15) 1937 37
It was a dolFUN time John Wiley saw, and some lucky fish. [pics] (04/08/15) 1406 5
EDBIT: April 7 is National Beer Day! That's right - a whole day dedicated to beer. (04/08/15) 1022 16
Research by a UCSB Professor shows that if farmers use efficient irrigation systems, they could save enough water to replace the surface water they're not getting. (04/08/15) 1089 10
The rain is slowly creeping in and edhat wants to hear your rain reports. Share them here! (04/08/15) 1687 29

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 07, 2015 reads comments
A subscriber captures a time-lapse [vid] of a lunar eclipse and wonders what the bright light is. (04/07/15) 1288 18
With the warm weather we've been having the fragrant plumeria is already blooming. [pic] (04/07/15) 1290 7
A team of researchers, including UCSB's Scott Grafton, provides new insight into what occurs in the brain during the learning process. (04/07/15) 706 add
An edhat reader would like to get some input from the community about an issue at a local elementary school. (04/07/15) 3326 45
A subscriber shares a [pic] of one way to save water with a fountain. (04/07/15) 1904 8
William shares more [pics] of the active and vocal heron babies. (04/07/15) 1036 8
Updated: A subscriber took these closeup [pics] of trees and wonders if you can identify them. (04/07/15) 1299 6

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 06, 2015 reads comments
A subscriber spotted a rare dragonfly along the Santa Ynez River. [pic] (04/06/15) 2113 18
A subscriber shares [pics] of hollyhocks thriving in their garden. (04/06/15) 1314 4

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 05, 2015 reads comments
Do you think democracy is out of hand or functioning just as our forefathers planned? (04/05/15) 1200 44
MUSIC: If you follow musicians like Frank Turner, Jon Snodgrass, or Chuck Regan, most likely you've heard of singer/songwriter Cory Branan. (04/05/15) 702 1
What are some unique Easter traditions that edhatters take part in? (04/05/15) 1147 16
EDBIT: As we're sure everyone is aware, April 5th is Easter Sunday and the dedicated staff found some quirky factoids about the holiday. (04/05/15) 1037 2
Edhat subscribers share [pics] of the recent blood moon. (04/05/15) 1667 5
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Peoples' Self-Help Housing provides affordable housing and programs leading to self-sufficiency for low-income families, seniors, and other special needs groups on California's Central Coast. (04/05/15) 1361 1
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet El Jefe, a water-loving lap-puppy. (04/05/15) 1305 6
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Sassy Kuku Kassie, an elegant and classy cat gal. (04/05/15) 1054 6

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 04, 2015 reads comments
An edhat subscriber took a few interesting [pics] today of the sun from Vandenberg Village but isn't quite sure what she's seeing. (04/04/15) 1510 6
Send edhat an Easter themed photo for Flash Friday! (04/04/15) 976 5
A subscriber received a notice for a climate credit on their monthly electricity bill. (04/04/15) 1624 18
Subscriber Chuck has a crowd of hummingbirds buzzing around his feeders. [pics] (04/04/15) 2277 25
William shares an update on the heron chicks waiting for mama. [pics] (04/04/15) 1296 11
California Highway Patrol is urging motorists to "Silence the Distraction" during April's Distracted Driving Awareness Month. (04/04/15) 830 14

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 02, 2015 reads comments
Governor Jerry Brown has imposed mandatory water restrictions on California residents. (04/02/15) 2523 48
Robert spotted California Condors while hiking at the Pinnacles. (04/02/15) 1542 8

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 01, 2015 reads comments
Astronomy: Santa Barbara sky watchers can look forward to a week of eclipses and appearances of the ISS. (04/01/15) 1557 3
April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month and Police, Sheriff and the CHP will focus on educating the public about the dangers of driving distracted. (04/01/15) 833 15
William captured [pics] of a heron parent feeding their babies. (04/01/15) 1323 13

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 31, 2015 reads comments
UCSB's James Kennett and colleagues use a sediment core to examine seafloor ecosystem biodiversity in response to past abrupt climate changes. (03/31/15) 928 15
UCSB scientists conduct top-caliber botanical research in cutting-edge biology greenhouses. (03/31/15) 823 1
A subscriber noticed these acrobatic pigeons and snapped a few [pics]. (03/31/15) 1747 18
Does anyone have any up to date information on the best way to deal with termites? (03/31/15) 1586 11

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 29, 2015 reads comments
Cindy reports that spring has sprung on her ranch. [pic] (03/29/15) 1634 3
Would you say you want only the very best or that settling for good enough gives you time to enjoy all the rest? (03/29/15) 802 5
Cartoons: Mike shares another cartoon with the edhat community about prime parking spots. (03/29/15) 1571 13
Santa Barbara County has ranked #6 in a recent poll of U.S. cities with the greatest income disparity. (03/29/15) 2076 30
Can someone tell me what kind of camouflaged bug this is? (03/29/15) 1416 9
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Chiquita, a five year old rescue who can nap just about anywhere. (03/29/15) 1346 7
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Zoe, a beauty queen who loves admiration from afar. (03/29/15) 1451 12

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 28, 2015 reads comments
It's Spring and Ed wants to see your seasonal themed pics! (03/28/15) 977 3
Can someone identify this long fuzzy bug? (03/28/15) 1861 10

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 27, 2015 reads comments
It's hot outside. How hot is it you ask? Check out what edhatters had to say. (03/27/15) 1718 20

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 26, 2015 reads comments
Solvang has been mentioned in a "Kill List" made by ISIS to threaten U.S. servicemen and cities. (03/26/15) 5054 29
A subscriber might have spotted a rare bird in Goleta. [pic] (03/26/15) 2596 14
Montecito rocker Kenny Loggins is heading for the altar for the third time, reports Richard Mineards. (03/26/15) 3069 25
Edhat subscribers share their favorite sunset and lenticular cloud [pics] from Tuesday. (03/26/15) 2278 8
Is anyone else experiencing a slowdown in the delivery of Netflix DVDs since the first of the year? (03/26/15) 1885 54

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 25, 2015 reads comments
Update: These heron babies are up and about now and really squawking. [pics] (03/25/15) 2719 21

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 24, 2015 reads comments
EDBIT: It's National Puppy Day so give your pooch a treat and some love on their special day! (03/24/15) 945 2
TRAVEL: Patti thought she spotted the Getty Villa but it turned out to be something else. (03/24/15) 1714 6
UPDATE: A UCSB student that disappeared on a day hike with friends in Yosemite was found alive with a head injury. (03/24/15) 2634 14
UCSB scientists discover a mechanism of self-mutation in mysterious viruses and microbes from within the Earth. (03/24/15) 771 add
Mike shares his [pics] of Sunday's sunset and Venus/Moon show. (03/24/15) 1123 4

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 23, 2015 reads comments
EDBIT: Today is World Water Day; how are you celebrating clean water? (03/23/15) 801 9
Does anyone know what this plant is? [pic] (03/23/15) 2185 21

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 22, 2015 reads comments
Does any one know of a good location to see if the Grunion are running? (03/22/15) 1910 10
TRAVEL: A subscriber shares [pics] of a Cape Cod sunset. (03/22/15) 1131 9
EDBIT: Friday marked the official start of Spring and the dedicated staff shares a few facts. (03/22/15) 975 8
Astronomy: The spring constellations are pushing up from the east, supplanting the bright winter sights like Orion and Canis Major in the skies above Santa Barbara.  (03/22/15) 1056 2
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Chip, a Maltese who enjoys the wind blowing through his ears. (03/22/15) 1332 7
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Jack, a cat utterly confused by Daylight Savings. (03/22/15) 1534 10

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