Posted: 10/10/2013 - NASA engineers were troubleshooting why the Jupiter-bound spacecraft ran into some problems after successfully zipping past Earth to boost its speed toward the outer solar system.
Updated: 10/05/2013 - Across the Gulf Coast, officials and residents are preparing for Tropical Storm Karen, poised to become only the second named storm of a quiet hurricane season to make landfall in the U.S.
Updated: 10/04/2013 - With apologies to the Chinese calendar, 2013 might go down as the Year of No Hurricanes or at least very few of them, and without much clout.
Updated: 10/04/2013 - Tropical Storm Karen formed in the Gulf of Mexico Thursday morning. Hurricane and Tropical storm watches have been issued for the Northern Gulf coast.
Posted: 09/30/2013 - Tropical Storm Jerry is moving over the Atlantic Ocean about 1,240 miles east of Bermuda and poses no immediate threat to land.
Posted: 09/30/2013 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. (AP) - NASA is preparing to launch a 3-D printer into space next year, a toaster-sized game changer that greatly reduces the need for astronauts to load up with every tool, spare part or supply they might ever need.
Posted: 09/27/2013 - New deep-sky images of the Milky Way’s central core reveal picturesque butterfly-shaped gas clouds left behind by dying stars called bipolar planetary nebulae.
Posted: 09/26/2013 - Despite recent rains, the historic Texas drought is still alive and well and about 93 percent of the state remains in drought conditions ranging from dry to exceptionally dry, says a Texas A&M University expert.
Posted: 09/25/2013 - The deepsea soft-sediment ecosystem in the immediate area of the 2010’s Deepwater Horizon well head blowout and subsequent oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico will likely take decades to recover from the spill’s impacts, according to a scientific paper reported in the online scientific journal PLoS One
Posted: 09/25/2013 - A convoy of heavy construction equipment is creeping over a high-elevation highway through Rocky Mountain National Park to join a massive highway rebuilding project after the Colorado floods.
Posted: 09/24/2013 - The leader of a West Texas county recovering from heavy rain and mudslides has declared a disaster to help clear the way for possible federal assistance.
Posted: 09/23/2013 - A new commercial spaceship will wait all week before aiming again for the International Space Station.
Updated: 09/23/2013 - Thanks to the rain last week, a few counties across the Brazos Valley have lifted or partially lifted their burn bans.
Updated: 09/21/2013 - Parts of Texas have been getting soaked as rain and cooler temperatures reach the state in a soggy end to summer.
Updated: 09/20/2013 - Due to Friday's rainy conditions, changes have been made to area high school football games.
Posted: 09/19/2013 - MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The city of Miami Beach is consulting the Netherlands on potential strategies for flood control.
Posted: 09/17/2013 - A Virginia company is all set to make its first-ever supply run to the International Space Station.