Red-Hot Voyage To Sun Will Bring Us Closer To Our StarA red-hot voyage to the sun is going to bring us closer to our star than ever before. NASA's Parker Solar Probe will be the first spacecraft to "touch" the sun.
Saharan Dust Travels Thousands Of Miles To Blanket Dallas SkylineA thick haze hung over the metro area and beyond all weekend - a phenomenon called Saharan dust. It’s dust from North Africa, more than 5,000 miles across the globe.
Bad News For Night Owls: Late Risers May Die Sooner, Study FindsPeople who stay up late and have to drag themselves out of bed are likelier to die younger than those who rise and set with the sun, according to new research.
USDA Designates 60 Texas Counties For Disaster AidThe U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 60 Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas because of losses and damage from recent drought.
Scientists Say Sun Will Be Cooler By 2050, Warn Of Mini Ice AgeScientists are predicting that the sun is about to enter a massive cooling cycle which could lead to a mini ice age by the year 2050.
Thousands Flock To Partial Eclipse Viewing PartiesThousands of North Texans today braved the scorching late summer sun, for a chance to see it disappear.
Students Observe Their First Solar Eclipse; Learn Valuable Science LessonWhen it came time for the eclipse, teachers and parents escorted kindergarten through eighth grade kids outside in small groups.
Historic Eclipse Turns Day Into Night Across USMillions of Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses Monday as the moon blotted out the sun in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the U.S. from coast to coast in nearly a century.
Did Today's Eclipse Pass You By? There's Another One In 7 YearsToo busy working to enjoy today's eclipse? Don't fret, another one's coming, according to WJZ - TV, CBS Baltimore.
US In Rare Bull's-Eye For Total Solar Eclipse On Aug. 21The sun, moon and Earth will line up perfectly in the cosmos on Aug. 21, turning day into night for a few wondrous minutes, its path crossing the U.S. from sea to shining sea for the first time in nearly a century.
First Total Solar Eclipse To Sweep U.S. In 99 YearsTotal solar eclipses occur every one to three years, often in the middle of nowhere. What makes this one so special -- at least for Americans -- is that it will cut diagonally across the entire United States.
NASA Spacecraft Will Aim Straight For The SunNASA announced a red-hot mission on Wednesday. Scheduled to launch in summer 2018, the Solar Probe Plus will fly within 4 million miles of the sun's surface, into the solar atmosphere.