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SPACE TECHNOLOGY: New NASA Mission Named Ecostress to Detect Plant Water Use from Space

SPACE TECHNOLOGY: New NASA Mission Named Ecostress to Detect Plant Water Use from Space

SPACE TECHNOLOGY: New NASA Mission Named Ecostress to Detect Plant Water Use from Space | […]

Agency confirms 2nd measles case in Michigan this year

Agency confirms 2nd measles case in Michigan this year

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has confirmed the state’s second case of measles this year and warns the public of possible exposure to the contagious disease. It says the patient was contagious upon arriving June 12 about 3:45 p.m. at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport at the international […]

Air Force Certifies SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket, Awards $130 Million Contract

Air Force Certifies SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket, Awards $130 Million Contract

The Department of Defense certified SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy to be at the helm of an important national security space project. The military also awarded SpaceX a launch service contract amounting to $130 million.   ( Pixabay ) The Department of Defense announces on Thursday that it awarded SpaceX with $130 million contract to launch the Air […]

Study: Fracking exposure increases fat cell development

Study: Fracking exposure increases fat cell development

June 21 (UPI) — Living mice cells exposed to chemicals and wastewater from hydraulic fracturing sites possess elevated fat cell development, according to a lab study. Duke University researchers led a study of fat cells, or adipogenesis, from samples obtained from oil and gas production sites in Garfield County, Colo., and Fayette County, W.Va., in […]

Peer inside the discovery of the world's first 'manta ray nursery' off the Texas coast

Peer inside the discovery of the world's first 'manta ray nursery' off the Texas coast

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Lawsuit: Detained Immigrant Children in Texas Forced to Take Antipsychotic Drugs

Lawsuit: Detained Immigrant Children in Texas Forced to Take Antipsychotic Drugs

A June 1 protest in New York against the Trump administration’s policy to separate undocumented children from their parents at the border. Photo: Spencer Platt (Getty Images) A series of heartbreaking investigative stories published Wednesday by Reveal and The Texas Tribune highlight the disturbing conditions many undocumented children have been allegedly forced to endure in privately […]

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: Space Shuttle Columbia STS-78 Launches From Kennedy Space Center In 1996

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: Space Shuttle Columbia STS-78 Launches From Kennedy Space Center In 1996

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: Space Shuttle Columbia STS-78 Launches From Kennedy Space Center In 1996 | […]

West Nile Virus returns to the state, Stanislaus County

West Nile Virus returns to the state, Stanislaus County

As of June 15, there are 12 counties in California that have confirmed the presence of West Nile Virus, with the four illnesses occurring in Los Angeles, Kern and Riverside counties. A total of 21 dead birds have tested positive for the virus in California, including one in Stanislaus County. By this time last year […]

Ramp-up in Antarctic ice loss speeds sea level rise

Ramp-up in Antarctic ice loss speeds sea level rise

The late summer sun sets over mountains and icebergs around Adelaide Island, Antarctic Peninsula, as 24-hour daylight gives way to the long polar night of winter. BAS/HAMISH PRITCHARD Ice losses from Antarctica have tripled since 2012, increasing global sea levels by 0.12 inches in that timeframe alone, according to a major new international climate assessment […]

'Helicopter Parenting' May Hinder How Kids Manage Emotions, Behavior

'Helicopter Parenting' May Hinder How Kids Manage Emotions, Behavior

A new study shows that over-controlling parenting, or “helicopter parenting,” can harm a child’s ability to manage his or her emotions and behavior. The findings, published in the journal Developmental Psychology, assert that children need space to learn and grow on their own, without Mom or Dad hovering over them. The study found that over-controlling […]