With everyone wanting to run their air conditioners on a hot day like today, the electrical grid to which New Jersey's power companies connect can be severely impacted.
As temperatures began to soar, the beaches were already attracting crowds before 9 a.m. But the combination of extreme heat and sun carries serious health hazards.
The app was created by a team of computer science students. However, only lifeguards, researchers and the National Weather Service can use the app.
Frank Calandriello said the city wouldn't be dealing with more instances of chromium in residents' basements if the DEP properly cleaned up a 3,000-gallon spill in 1983.
The falcons have been found in urban areas like Atlantic City and Jersey City. One casino has put a sign installation on hold because of the birds.
The NJ Senate Environment Committee has moved a bill out of committee that would regulate the treatment, storage and disposal of wastewater from hydraulic fracturing, a process known as fracking.
A plan to expand a natural gas pipeline through several state parks and New Jersey's sensitive Highlands area is close to moving forward.
Jerramiah Healy said New York residents would reap the benefits of Spectra Energy’s proposed pipeline while Jersey City incurs the risks.
Tropical Storm Irene became the costliest natural disaster in state history. And it now serves as a lesson for the upcoming season down the shore.
David Robinson says he believes the summer of 2012 will have above average temperatures.
f grades were handed out, Rutgers Marine Sciences Professor Michael Kennish said he would New Jersey Beach water a "B."
Joshua Yi from New Jersey won a national science competition with his design, "No More Trash."
Experts attribute the early season to the record high temperatures in the winter and early spring.
William Paterson University Associate Biology Professor Michael Peek talks about his research of dune grass and ecosystems in New Jersey.
After a $45 million makeover, the 2,740-acre property of the late Doris Duke opens to the public Saturday, May 19.