By Angela Fritz Angela Fritz Deputy weather editor Email Bio Follow Early Thursday morning, the Terrier-Improved Malemute rocket launched from Wallops Island, Va., with a payload of colorful chemicals.
Astronomers scanning the skies with NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have pulled off a feat that even Albert Einstein had declared all but impossible: they've witnessed the subtle bending of one star's light
(Getty/kamil/Census) Supreme Court’s decision on North Carolina redistricting was big, and opens the way for wider progress Paul Rosenberg May 29, 2017 11:00am (UTC) In the 2012 House elections, Democratic
Is it possible that space-time is curved in such a way that one (or many) of the galaxies we see in telescopes is actually our own Milky Way a few billion years earlier? It is mathematically possible a
If people are lining up for a product, figure out how to make the line shorter and they'll buy from you. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Several years ago I started a hip-hop
Every image you’ve seen of a black hole is an illustration. A giant “virtual” telescope may change that. The closest astronomers have come to directly “seeing” a black hole happened last year, when the
The moment Donald Trump took office on Friday, the official White House website was purged of all references to global warming and climate change science. In its place is an energy plan to increase development
Entrepreneur and inventor Elon Musk is a lionhearted leader with a strong stomach for risk. He revels in thinking big, from inventing an environmentally friendly car to making space travel a reality. among
By Jonnelle Marte Jonnelle Marte Reporter covering personal finance Email Bio Follow Americans have a long way to go when it comes to understanding and managing money. A recent report from the financial
The subs are thought to be stalking two NATO carrier battle groups operating nearby. NATO's anti-submarine forces are currently hunting one, and possibly two, Russian submarines in the eastern Mediterranean.
To understand what kind of president Donald Trump will be, do not listen to what he says, watch what he does. In a series of campaign-style events, he has repeated all the favorite lines that convinced
By Juliet Eilperin and Juliet Eilperin Reporter covering national affairs Email Bio Follow Chris Mooney Chris Mooney Reporter covering climate change, energy and the environment. Email Bio Follow Since
Many of his staffers are from an opaque corporate misinformation network. We must understand this if we are to have any hope of fighting back against them Yes, Donald Trump’s politics are incoherent. those
BELCHITE, Spain (Reuters) - Almost 80 years ago Tomas Ortin fled under the cover of night from his home in the small town of Belchite on Spain’s northern plains to escape with hundreds of others from of
Donald Trump has won the White House. But it’s Republicans who have won Congress, and it’s House Speaker Paul Ryan who, in practice, leads those Republicans. And so for all the effort being made to divine
We don’t yet know Trump’s surveillance plans, but follow these guidelines if you think it’s better to be safe than sorry In January 2017, Donald Trump will become President of the United States of America,
FILE - In this July 21, 2011, file photo, an iceberg floats in the sea near Qeqertarsuaq, Disko Island, Greenland. Greenhouse gases more powerful than carbon dioxide are the focus of a global gathering
Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives. Silicon Valley seems divided on the election. In one corner is Peter Thiel and a few quieter sympathizers.
This man built a cutting-edge stealth boat for the US Navy. Then the government tried to put him out of business.
In the summer of 2007, a US Navy carrier strike group of approximately 20 ships was decimated while on patrol in the Middle East. Some 20,000 sailors were killed. The group, comprised of an aircraft carrier,
Abolishing debt-based currency isn’t a new idea, but it could hold the secret to ending our economies’ environmentally damaging addiction to growth When it comes to global warming, we know that the real
Barack Obama got some things off his chest on Wednesday afternoon in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. In a beautiful, rich university – on a field of AstroTurf – he called Donald Trump a risk to the survival
With products like Solar Roof and Powerwall, Tesla envisions balancing a world with fewer resources. Tesla may have brought the world’s attention to electric cars. But that doesn’t mean its pitch is about