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Gov. Looking to Drill off Jersey Shore, Raises Concerns

Gov. Looking to Drill off Jersey Shore, Raises Concerns
BY KRISTEN LAULETTI
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

Recently the Obama Administration said it would be using sonic cannons to search the waters off the East Coast for oil deposits.

According to International Business Times, these sonic cannons, or ‚Äúseismic airguns‚ÄĚ give off sound waves that ‚Äúreverberate beneath the sea floor and bounce back to the surface, where computers translate the measurements into high-resolution 3-D images.‚ÄĚ

According to CBS News, Andy Radford, an API petroleum engineer, told The Associated Press, "It's like a sonogram of the earth,‚ÄĚ and "You can't see the oil and gas, but you can see the structures in the earth that might hold oil and gas.‚ÄĚ

 

NJ Weather Forecast: Tornado, flash flood conditions

NJ Weather Forecast: Tornado, flash flood conditions
BY STEVE DiMARTINO
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
N.J. WEATHER FORECAST

Another round of strong to severe thunderstorms will target the Philadelphia and New York City metropolitan areas Tuesday on through Wednesd...

12 Things New Jersey Anaconda Would Eat

12 Things New Jersey Anaconda Would Eat
BY BOB HOLT
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

It turns out that the giant snake that has been frightening residents around Lake Hopatcong the past few weeks can be one of the largest snakes in the world.

Reported si...

Paramus Zoning Board OKs Tesla Showroom and Service Center Pending State Approval

Paramus Zoning Board OKs Tesla Showroom and Service Center Pending State Approval
BY JUDY POKRAS
SPECIAL TO NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

Tesla has not yet been approved by the New Jersey State Senate to open a dedicated Tesla showroom in the state, but the Paramus Zoning Board of Adjustment...

SNAKE WARNING: Giant NJ boa constrictor 'won't go after anybody who's too big to eat'

SNAKE WARNING: Giant NJ boa constrictor 'won't go after anybody who's too big to eat'
BY BOB HOLT
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

Different things in the waters of the Jersey shore have surprised tourists over the years, but people in the area of the largest lake in the state are being advised to ...

NJ Weather Forecast: Prepare for flooding

NJ Weather Forecast: Prepare for flooding
BY STEVE DiMARTINO
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
N.J. WEATHER

A very stormy start to the week is on the way with showers, thunderstorms and flooding expected through Wednesday. A cool and unsettled pattern will ...

Buzz Aldrin of Apollo 11 Opens Up About UFOs, Alien Life and Space

Buzz Aldrin of Apollo 11 Opens Up About UFOs, Alien Life and Space
BY FRANCESCA PHILLIPPY
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

Buzz Aldrin, the second man to set foot on the moon 45 years ago and a native of Montclair, N.J., decided to share his memories of a UFO spotting whilst in s...

Jersey Shore Steel Wall Sparks Controversy

Jersey Shore Steel Wall Sparks Controversy
BY MARY MARSHALL
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

Construction for a 4-mile-long steel wall has been underway since Thursday in two shore towns devastated by Superstorm Sandy. Some Environmentalists are expressing...

NJ Weather Forecast: Weekend in Focus

NJ Weather Forecast: Weekend in Focus
BY STEVE DiMARTINO
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
N.J. WEATHER FORECAST

After a rough, hot, humid, and rather stormy start to the week, a far more tranquil weather pattern will take hold and come into focus for t...

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