"Manhattanhenge" goes down tonight at 8:16 p.m.

Article: "Manhattanhenge" goes down tonight at 8:16 p.m.

Photo by Dan Nguyen Manhattanhenge, the biannual solar phenomenon (coined by my hero, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson), goes down this evening at 8:16P (ET). The setting sun will perfectly line up with Manhattan’s street grid and wow everyone (technically it started yesterday, but I don’t like to count it because it was only a partial…

Happy Manhattanhenge

Article: Happy Manhattanhenge

Happy Manhattenhenge! I snapped the above photo walking to work this morning west to east on 24th street in Manhattan. The sun was rising in the middle of the street and I was blinded walking, unable to see even a few feet a head. I put the pic on Facebook and a friend of mine…