To Help Reduce Mosquito Population, Scientists Unleashing MillionsWhile it may sound counter-intuitive, the scientists' plan will hopefully reduce the number of disease-carrying mosquitos, according to NPR's report.
Apollo 11 Bag Laced With Moon Dust Sells For $1.8 MillionA bag containing traces of moon dust sold for $1.8 million at an auction on Thursday following a galactic court battle.
Lawsuits Claim Texas Loopholes Allow Illegal Air EmissionsAn environmental group has filed five federal lawsuits against the EPA in an attempt to force it to alter Texas air pollution control permits that the group says have loopholes that allow for illegal emissions.
Moon Dust Heading To Auction After Galactic Court BattleA bag containing traces of moon dust is heading to auction — surrounded by some fallout from a galactic court battle.
California Lawmakers To Decide Fate Of Landmark Climate LawCalifornia lawmakers are nearing a decision that will decide the fate of a climate initiative that their governor holds up as a model to be replicated around the world to confront rising global temperatures.
Moon Dust Collected By Neil Armstrong To Be Sold At AuctionMoon dust collected by Neil Armstrong during the first lunar landing is being sold at a New York auction. The lunar dust plus some tiny rocks that Armstrong also collected are worth an estimated $2 to $4 million.
Fisherman Snags Texas Record 1,033-Pound Hammerhead SharkA 1,033-pound hammerhead shark caught over the weekend during a fishing tournament based in Texas City is a record for the species in Texas and one of the largest fish ever caught in the state.
Hurricane Eugene Weakening Over Cooler Pacific WatersHurricane Eugene is gradually weakening as it begins moving over cooler waters in the eastern Pacific.
21 Young Turtles Returning Home To Gulf Coast Barrier IslandTwenty-one turtles are being returned to the Louisiana barrier island where their mothers laid their eggs. The diamondback terrapin nests were dug up to protect the eggs after a 2010 oil spill.
After Dismal 2016, Shale Gas Drillers Begin To Turn A CornerNatural gas producers drilled 397 shale wells through the first six months of 2017, more than twice the number they sank in the same period last year.
Ingredient In Popular Weed Killer Going On List As CancerousRegulators in California took a pivotal step on Monday toward becoming the first state to require the popular weed killer Roundup to come with a label warning that it's known to cause cancer.
Utah Wildfire Grows To Largest Active Fire In U.S.The nation's largest wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes and cabins in a southern Utah mountain area home to a ski town and popular fishing lake.