Celebrities raise awareness of California drought

Space probe transmits stunning new views of Pluto
Fists hit the air. Tiny American flags fluttered overhead. This was July 14. In a Laurel, Md., conference room, a large crowd cheered. It was all for the New Horizons spacecraft's closest approach ...
Fists hit the air. Tiny American flags fluttered overhead. This was July 14. In a Laurel, Md., conference room, a large crowd cheered. It was all for the New Horizons spacecraft's closest approach ...
Fists hit the air. Tiny American flags fluttered overhead. This was July 14. In a Laurel, Md., conference room, a lar...
- Posted on July 31, 2015
Film appears from before Amelia Earhart disappeared
It was a clear spring day in 1937. Amelia Earhart was ready to make history by flying around the world. She brought her personal photographer to a small Southern California airport. He was going to...
It was a clear spring day in 1937. Amelia Earhart was ready to make history by flying around the world. She brought her personal photographer to a small Southern California airport. He was going to...
It was a clear spring day in 1937. Amelia Earhart was ready to make history by flying around the world. She brought h...
- Posted on June 12, 2015
Messages in meteorites bring news from outer space
Meteorites may make us think of images of giant rocks smashing into towns. In fact, meteorites rarely hit people. They regularly bring valuable materials to Earth from outer space. All of th...
Meteorites may make us think of images of giant rocks smashing into towns. In fact, meteorites rarely hit people. They regularly bring valuable materials to Earth from outer space. All of th...
Meteorites may make us think of images of giant rocks smashing into towns. In fact, meteorites rarely hit people. The...
- Posted on June 12, 2015
Woman sets out to row across Pacific Ocean
The best part of being on the ocean for weeks at a time, says Sonya Baumstein, is the stars. The worst? Being wet. All the time. Baumstein is an athlete from Orlando, Florida. She waited for...
The best part of being on the ocean for weeks at a time, says Sonya Baumstein, is the stars. The worst? Being wet. All the time. Baumstein is an athlete from Orlando, Florida. She waited for...
The best part of being on the ocean for weeks at a time, says Sonya Baumstein, is the stars. The worst? Being wet. Al...
- Posted on June 11, 2015
Wanna buy “The Flintstones” home?
"Flintstones" fans with a few million dollars now have a chance to rule over the town of Bedrock. They can own a page right out of history. The owner of Flintstones Bedrock City is selling t...
"Flintstones" fans with a few million dollars now have a chance to rule over the town of Bedrock. They can own a page right out of history. The owner of Flintstones Bedrock City is selling t...
"Flintstones" fans with a few million dollars now have a chance to rule over the town of Bedrock. They can own a page...
- Posted on June 11, 2015
Fake orca flops as sea lion scarecrow
An effort to use a fake, life-sized orca to scare off hundreds of sea lions crowding docks off the Oregon coast ended, at least temporarily, with the fiberglass creature belly-up. It was swamped by...
An effort to use a fake, life-sized orca to scare off hundreds of sea lions crowding docks off the Oregon coast ended, at least temporarily, with the fiberglass creature belly-up. It was swamped by...
An effort to use a fake, life-sized orca to scare off hundreds of sea lions crowding docks off the Oregon coast ended...
- Posted on June 10, 2015
When will the leaning tower of Pisa fall over?
You asked us, “When will the leaning tower of Pisa fall over?” Pretty much since the first stone was laid, the tower of Pisa in Italy has been a Keystone Kops version of architecture....
You asked us, “When will the leaning tower of Pisa fall over?” Pretty much since the first stone was laid, the tower of Pisa in Italy has been a Keystone Kops version of architecture....
You asked us, “When will the leaning tower of Pisa fall over?” Pretty much since the first stone was laid,...
- Posted on June 10, 2015
Moons “dance” around Pluto
There's a chaotic dance going on. It is at the far end of our solar system. It involves Pluto and five of its closest friends. This is according to a study. The information comes from the Hu...
There's a chaotic dance going on. It is at the far end of our solar system. It involves Pluto and five of its closest friends. This is according to a study. The information comes from the Hu...
There's a chaotic dance going on. It is at the far end of our solar system. It involves Pluto and five of its closest...
- Posted on June 9, 2015
They’re called “wild animals” for a reason
A pamphlet drawing of a man being gored and flung into the air warns tourists in Yellowstone National Park. Don't get too close to bison. They're wild animals. They can be dangerous. Rangers...
A pamphlet drawing of a man being gored and flung into the air warns tourists in Yellowstone National Park. Don't get too close to bison. They're wild animals. They can be dangerous. Rangers...
A pamphlet drawing of a man being gored and flung into the air warns tourists in Yellowstone National Park. Don't get...
- Posted on June 9, 2015
Tanzania is losing its elephants
Elephants continue to be in trouble. That is especially true in Tanzania. There is a sharp decline of the elephant population that is most likely due to poaching. It is catastrophic. That's accordi...
Elephants continue to be in trouble. That is especially true in Tanzania. There is a sharp decline of the elephant population that is most likely due to poaching. It is catastrophic. That's accordi...
Elephants continue to be in trouble. That is especially true in Tanzania. There is a sharp decline of the elephant po...
- Posted on June 8, 2015
Baseball star snaps selfie with fan’s phone
Bryce Harper called this shot. He plays for the Washington Nationals. They are a baseball team in the National League. Harper is known for launching long home runs. He thrilled a fan ...
Bryce Harper called this shot. He plays for the Washington Nationals. They are a baseball team in the National League. Harper is known for launching long home runs. He thrilled a fan ...
Bryce Harper called this shot. He plays for the Washington Nationals. They are a baseball team in the National...
- Posted on June 8, 2015
Free SAT test prep available
The way students can study for the SAT test is about to change. The nonprofit organization behind the SAT college entrance exam has teamed up with a California pioneer in online education. I...
The way students can study for the SAT test is about to change. The nonprofit organization behind the SAT college entrance exam has teamed up with a California pioneer in online education. I...
The way students can study for the SAT test is about to change. The nonprofit organization behind the SAT coll...
- Posted on June 5, 2015
Virtual reality becoming a greater part of reality
Virtual reality is creeping into our world. It was once seen mostly as a tool for alien-blasting gamers. Now movie studios, television producers and artists are adopting the technology. It i...
Virtual reality is creeping into our world. It was once seen mostly as a tool for alien-blasting gamers. Now movie studios, television producers and artists are adopting the technology. It i...
Virtual reality is creeping into our world. It was once seen mostly as a tool for alien-blasting gamers. Now m...
- Posted on June 5, 2015
Animal control officer ready for toy tiger teasing
An animal control worker in Michigan was sure he was looking at a young tiger lying in a driveway. So he approached with care. He grabbed a pole and a shield. He also called police. Turns ou...
An animal control worker in Michigan was sure he was looking at a young tiger lying in a driveway. So he approached with care. He grabbed a pole and a shield. He also called police. Turns ou...
An animal control worker in Michigan was sure he was looking at a young tiger lying in a driveway. So he approached w...
- Posted on June 4, 2015
Celebrities raise awareness of California drought
Willing or not, celebrities are playing a role in raising awareness about California's drought. Some stars have homes that boast lush, green lawns. They are well maintained at a time when re...
Willing or not, celebrities are playing a role in raising awareness about California's drought. Some stars have homes that boast lush, green lawns. They are well maintained at a time when re...
Willing or not, celebrities are playing a role in raising awareness about California's drought. Some stars hav...
- Posted on June 4, 2015