Northern Lights a No-Show for Oregon, Coast, Despite Large CME
Thursday night could be seeing some excellent northern light action in Oregon and on the coast - if clouds permit. Science
Oregon Coast Science Roundup: New Planets, Kooky Octopus, Meteorites
A major astronomy discovery, a place to find meteorites on the Oregon coast and an octopus that may make you laugh. Seaside Aquarium, attractions.
Five Funky Facts About Oregon Coast Spring Break You Didn't Know
Mother Nature has some rather hidden delights waiting in spring and spring break in the realms of weather, storms, beach finds, and how you photograph this area
Latest in Oregon Coast Curious Science: Whales from Space, Dolphin, Skeleton,...
- take a look at the weather extremes in recent weeks: from major snow storms, major wind storms to conditions so dry there were extremely rare fires on the coast.
Live Dolphin Washes Up on North Oregon Coast
Crews from the Seaside Aquarium responded to a report of a live dolphin washed ashore on Wednesday in Gearhart. science
Oregon Coast Mystery Involves Giant Skeleton, Pirate Ship near Lincoln City
A tale of murder, sex, local native legends, a skeleton of an eight-foot giant, possibly a pirate ship, a search for treasure. Attractions, history, science
Oregon Coast Officials: Latest on Finding Birds and Amphibians
Birds have been doing some interesting things lately because of storms and now is a good time to go looking for some amphibians in coastal forests. Astoria, Warrenton, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Rockaway Beach, Tillamook, Garibaldi. Science, kids
Frozen Oregon Coast? Surprises Could Lurk on Beaches This Week
But since the days will be clear, you should find some incredible sunset colors along the beaches the serious surprise of sand that will be, well, a bit different. Science
Oregon Coast Beach Connection - Beaches, Travel News, Events Science
Announcing now over 4500 pages of Oregon coast information, frequently asked questions, weath. forecasts. Ultimate tourism guide for Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Rockaway Beach, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Yachats, Newport.
SOLVE Announces Date for Oregon Coast Spring Beach Cleanup
March 22 is now the official date for the next SOLVE Beach Cleanup along the Oregon coast. Tsunami debris. Science. Warrenton, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Rockaway Beach, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Yachats
Central Oregon Coast Birding Events in Newport, Depoe Bay
In February the Yaquina Birders and Naturalists host a field trip around Depoe Bay and a lecture on birds in Newport events, Depoe Bay events. Science
Central Oregon Coast Science Talk Looks at Ocean Acidification
The Hatfield Marine Science Center moves inland a tad this week with the Science on Tap series, a lecture by OSU's Dr. Annaliese Hettinger. Newport events, Yachats events
Hatfield Marine Science Center, Facts, News, Events, Web Cams and Article Arc...
About the Newport attraction: events, web cams, latest articles, news, schedules, Hatfield research, press releases
Oregon and Coastal Astronomy: New Surprise Supernova Nearest in Decades
Amateur stargazers around Oregon and even the coast can do a little jig over it as well as a new supernova is visible in these skies
State Officials Say Still Plenty of Whales Seen on Oregon Coast
In fact, you can count on a good number of whale sightings through the next week, until about the first of February. Science. Kids.
Strange Creatures Found on North Oregon Coast: Sea Angels, Peanut Worms
Seaside Aquarium have been getting some interesting reports of what they at times termed 'strange creatures' on the north Oregon coast. Science. Kids. Rockaway Beach, Cannon Beach, Manzanita
Robert Burns and Birds on Central Oregon Coast in January
Modern day Celts are holding a supper in honor of a famous Scottish poet; two birding Newport events. Science
Manzanita Freaky Facts, Weird Science on N. Oregon Coast
Scary geology wild history, ancient shipwrecks, treasure hunting, what famous person died there, to the strange glow of local waters. Manzanita attractions
Biggest Oregon Coast News Stories, Developments of the Year
Tsunami debris, wild weather, astronomy, meteors, whale research, somber ocean science, a weird fish, and more
Central Oregon Coast Taken Over by Sharks Next Week
It's Shark Day at the Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport on January 11. Newport events. Kids. Yachats events
Central Oregon Coast Fossil and Agate Trip Features Famed Familiar Face
It's called the Agate and Fossil Hunting Field Trip, January 12 at D River Wayside. Science. Lincoln City events
Oregon Coast King Tides Project Needs More Eyes, Assistance
Here's a way to enjoy the beaches of the Oregon coast and help the progress of science. Seaside, Cannon Beach, Depoe Bay, Lincoln City, Yachats, Newport, Oceanside, Pacific City, Astoria, Wheeler, Rockaway Beach, Manzanita
Winter Solstice, Shortest Day of Year in Oregon, the Coast, Strange Astronomy...
Weather is going to mean an unkind teaser for lovers of sunsets on the beaches, and it always brings up a curious bit of history about science and early religions.
Four Freaky Facts You Didn't Know About the Oregon Coast
Winter season spells some interesting twists and turns. Science, geology, Newport, Oceanside, Neskowin, Pacific City, Cannon Beach, kids, weather.
Oregon Coast Officials: Suggestions for Bird Watching in December
ODFW recently released some interesting information about the many kinds of birds to look for on the Oregon coast this month. Science
Central Oregon Coast Study Could Impact Endangered Whale Status
Researchers out of the Hatfield Marine Science Center recently documented five very different populations of humpbacks. Newport, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay
More Wacky Science from N. Oregon Coast and Seaside Aquarium
Weird new creatures, a couple bird rescues and even fame on a national TV show. Attractions
Central Oregon Coast Group Holds Salmon Watch Tour
An increasingly popular field trip around the back of Newport happens again on December 8: the Cook Creek Salmon Watch Tour. Science. Newport events
Sea Star Wasting Disease Not Affecting Oregon Coast, Not Too Likely
A nasty little disease called Sea Star Wasting Disease has attacked populations of the attractive little creatures in some major ways in California British Columbia and parts of the northern Washington coast. Science
Weekend of Sun, Fun on Oregon Coast, Maybe Comets Too
The weather forecast for the rest of the next few days shows plenty of continued sun and nights not nearly as cold as inland. Astronomy
Cannon Beach's Haystack Awareness Program: N. Oregon Coast Schedule
About the Haystack Awareness Program; tide pools, science, kids, Cannon Beach attractions, Cannon Beach events
Oregon Coast Frequently Asked Questions
Nature, beaches, wildlife, creatures, places to eat, places to stay, things to see and do. Yachats, Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Lincoln City, Newport, Depoe Bay, Pacific City, Oceanside, Manzanita, Rockaway Beach, Garibaldi
N. Oregon Coast Group Announces Haystack Science Talks
The Cannon Beach groups are announcing their lineup of the World of Haystack Rock lectures for the winter and spring. Cannon Beach events
Strong Winds Make for Remarkable Oregon Coast Beach Finds
Wild jellyfish, tsunami debris in Gearhart, a dolphin near Cannon Beach, otter at Barview, birds at Seaside. Science. Weather. Seaside Aquarium
Oregon Coast Odd Science: Debris, Possible Starfish Disease
A series of interesting items are developing along the beaches of Oregon
New Oregon Study Warns of Oceans' Dark Future
A new study contributed to by Oregon State University and the Hatfield Marine Science Center on the central Oregon coast says climate change will gravely impact most of the Earth's oceans.
Can You Swim in the Pacific Ocean on the Oregon Coast?
While there is no real official stand on this by Oregon tourism or state authorities, the general answer is: yes, sort of. Science, kids
Oregon Coast Answers: What Are Those Snake-like Tubes or Whips?
It's a seaweed (or a large algae) commonly called Bull kelp - or Bull Whip Kelp or Ribbon Kelp. Science, kids
Huge, Stormy Waves This Weekend on Oregon Coast
The NWS is sending out a weather advisory about a sizable storm bringing really big waves to the area. Science. Yachats, Newport, Lincoln City, Pacific City, Oceanside, Garibaldi, Rockaway, Manzanita, Cannon Beach, Seaside, Astoria
Spectacular Above and On Oregon Coast: Meteors, Fireball, Glowing Sand
Meteors, a major fireball and even glowing sand were seen this week. Science
Oregon Coast Scientists Warn of Oceans' Future, Economic Impacts
A new study contributed to by OSU and the Hatfield says climate change will gravely impact most of the Earth's oceans by the year 2100, creating a domino effect of biological and economic hardship. Science
Latest on Solar Flare, Northern Lights Possibilities in Oregon, the Coast
Three coronal mass ejections over the course of the last few days have combined into one massive cloud on its way to Earth. Science. Yachats, Newport, Depoe Bay, Lincoln City, Pacific City, Oceanside, Garibaldi, Rockaway, Manzanita, Cannon Beach, Seaside, Astoria
N. Oregon Coast Sees Tsunami Debris, Hundreds of Pelicans
Combo of storms and then great weather made for some interesting finds with tsunami debris and a whole lotta pelicans. Seaside Aquarium. Science
Marvelous Moon Moments Above Oregon Coast
Our nearest interplanetary neighbor staring back at us has a way of creating an entirely new landscapes along these beaches. Astronomy
Oregon Coast Latest: Maps, Mileposts, Alerts, Local News
A bundle of new features for travelers and locals on the Oregon coast are now bouncing around the internet: science articles, tsunami alerts, earthquake info, various travel and local news
Awesome Lunar Eclipse for Everyone But Oregon, West Coast
However, just a tiny bit of an eclipse will be visible as the moon rises in the eastern sky. Astronomy.
Brown Pelicans Still a Sight on Oregon Coast for a Little Longer
A survey by U.S. wildlife scientists in September found 7,018 brown pelicans off of the Oregon coast, which bodes well for spotting them. Science. Depoe Bay, Yachats, Manzanita, birds
Oregon Coast Adventures in Aurora Borealis, Glowing Sand, Owls
Things you may find on the beaches at night right now: glowing sand, a stunning meteor or two, some interesting wildlife sightings. Pacific City, Cannon Beach, Seaside, Manzanita. Science.
Oregon Coast Science Experts: What is Sea Foam?
Foam in the ocean is just sea bubbles, started off by tiny little phytoplankton that have died and the way their skeletons change the surface tension of the water Kids. Attractions
Wacky Science Video: What Happened to Oregon Coast Second Summer
Normally balmy and calm this time of year, for some reason, Mother Nature has decided to jack us. weather
Oregon Officials: Look for More Sea Foam on the Coast
These recent storms have brought on bunches of the white blobs, which usually show up more in storm season and spring. Science
Autumnal Equinox Brought Wild Weather to Portland, Oregon Coast
It is now officially fall today, Sunday, and the Oregon coast and parts of Portland saw Mother Nature throwing quite the noisy party to usher out summer. Science
Recent N. Oregon Coast Odd Science: Glowing Sand, Octopus Eyes, BBC Crew
You can always count on Seaside Aquarium to make the fun and fascinating science discoveries in their area of the Oregon coast. Cannon Beach attractions, Seaside attractions
Harvest Moon Makes Dramatic Show in Oregon, the Coast
The Harvest Moon will be showing up in the next 24 hours, providing a stellar, lunar show for Oregon and the Oregon coast. Astronomy
OMSI Begins Plans to Expand to Central Oregon Coast
Portland's Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) has announced it plans to build the Coastal Discovery Center in Newport. Newport attractions. Kids
Latest on Oregon Coast Shellfish, Crabs, Closures
Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) this week released its recreation update on shellfish, crabbing and recent closures along the Oregon coast. Science. Kids
Oregon Coast Nature News Roundup: Heatwave, Whales, Wild Bugs, Many Birds
Lots of whales are being seen, dragonflies caused a huge stir recently, some beautiful birds are in abundance and there is some stellar weather. Yachats, Newport, Lincoln City, Pacific City, Oceanside, Manzanita, Cannon Beach, Seaside
State Officials Point Out Big Birds Abound on Oregon Coast
Now Some interesting bird action is happening along the Oregon coast, especially for those who love egrets, herons and pelicans. Science
Newport, Oregon Coast Virtual Tour, Map - New Additions
See Newport attractions, beaches, nature spots in incredible detail, with over 100 photos, and more recent additions
Major Migration of Dragonflies Reported on Oregon Coast
A huge chunk of the Oregon coast is now talking about large numbers of dragonflies flitting through the region, an annual migration that seems unusually large to some. Science. Attractions