| Jul 2, 2013
| 9:20 AM
With the help of a little alcohol, scientists have discovered supposedly impossible chemical reactions in the cold reaches of space. Organic molecules like methanol are being created and destroyed in clouds of interstellar gas, thanks to a spooky...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Once every 30 years or so, a massive storm rages on Saturn, mixing up the atmosphere and revealing some of the ringed planet's hidden secrets.
The most recent Saturn mega-storm arrived about 10 years ahead of schedule and lasted from December 2010...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 7:36 AM
Southern California will finally get a respite from the searing summer heat over the next few days, but it will be short-lived, according to the National Weather Service.
Temperatures are expected to be normal to slightly below normal in coastal areas...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Southern California residents looking from a break from the sweltering summer heat don't have to wait much longer as temperatures are expected to cool down over the next few days, according to the National Weather Service.
A cooling trend is expected to...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Sweltering temperatures are expected to persist throughout much of Southern California on Saturday, but weather forecasters predicted a cooling trend would begin Sunday.
"The good news is that the heat wave, if you want to call it that, is breaking,"...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 6:44 PM
Triple-digit temperatures scorched inland areas across Southern California on Thursday as a heat wave continued to grip the region and was expected to last into the weekend.
The blistering heat was being caused by high pressure that the National Weather...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 5:22 PM
The state Department of Fish and Wildlife on Friday that said it is investigating why hundreds of smallmouth bass have been found floating belly up in a stretch of the Lower Owens River just south of the eastern Sierra community of Lone Pine.
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Automakers reported strong July sales numbers as consumers, eager to replace aging cars and businesses buying trucks, pushed the industry to levels not seen since before the Great Recession.
General Motors Co., Ford Motor Co. and Chrysler Group all...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Drop that window dressing -- that frame could soon go bare. Researchers say they have created a new kind of "smart glass" – one that can, at the flip of a switch, block heat and still stay transparent, or grow dark to reduce the sun’s glare....
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:43 AM
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Unusually heavy rains and cold temperatures have forced church organizers to change the location of Pope Francis’s final events this weekend, when he wraps up a busy pilgrimage to the world’s largest Roman Catholic country...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 3:51 AM
Some coastal sections of Los Angeles and Orange counties got quite a show early Friday as a thunder and lightning storm moved onto land, bringing heavy showers.
National Weather Service radar showed pockets of thunderstorms moving northwest on the ocean...