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The InfoAge Science Museum is dedicated to preserving Camp Evans, once the 1914 Marconi Belmar Trans-Atlantic Wireless station. The station served an important role in WWI Trans-Atlantic communications, was key in the development of radar during WWII, served as a pre-NASA space research site, and much more. 2201 Marconi Rd., Wall, NJ 07719. Monmouth County. Tel: 732-280-3000. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Covanta Company

Essex County Resource Recovery Facility: 183 Raymond Blvd., Newark, NJ 07105. 973-344-0900. Union County Resource Recovery Facility: 1499 Rte. 1 North, Rahway, NJ 07065. 732-499-0101. Offers programs about the energy-from-waste process and recycling at the facilities, which daily process more than 4,000 tons of solid waste, enough to power more than 30,000 homes and businesses. Free.

Passaic County Sewerage Commission

600 Wilson Ave., Newark, NJ 07105. 973-344-1800. Offers plant visits that explain waterway functions, safety and the harmful effects of pollution. Free.

Stony Brook Regional Sewerage Authority

Various Locations. 609-924-8881, ext. 212. Offers programs explaining the treatment plant and process of what is actually occurring beneath the surface of the water and what happens at “the end of the pipe”. Free.