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Golf courses and cemeteries are big water users, but in recent years they've worked hard to conserve. But only some of their tips will help your backyard.Add your comments
Two L.A. County deputies described in Newsweek's story about "the face behind Bitcoin" say the quotes attributed to Dorian Nakamoto and a deputy in the story are accurate.
Flying snakes are mysterious. How do they soar? Without wings or other helpful appendages, how do they glide from tree to tree?
Climatologists say global weather patterns may shift so that the drought could end later this year. But let us not count our chickens until we examine sacred cows.
Prime Minister Netanyahu was in the state yesterday. Governor Brown said he'd welcome Israel's assistance with water-saving techniques.
Orange County was an early adopter of technology to replenish drinking water reserves with recycled wastewater — an idea gaining traction as the drought grinds on
BMW has started making a car with optional laser headlights, which are brighter and more energy-efficient than even LED lights. Laser technology could also end up in street lights and projectors.
Relatively speaking, though, it will be close. The rock is expected to whiz by around 4 p.m. ET at a distance that's a bit closer than from Earth to the moon.
It would have to storm — like it did last week — every other day through May to get us back to normal.
NASA relies on Russia to ferry its astronauts to the International Space Station; says it currently has no contingency plans.
It rained and, yes, we're still talking about it. It's been so rare lately that we may have forgotten what life is like after a downpour. Here's what happens next.
Monday’s news saw March rainfall roar in like a lion over the weekend, but the drought ain't going out like a lamb.
"It is just good luck," says astronomer Mark Thompson of the BBC's Stargazing Live. "The last time I have seen it this spectacular was probably 20 years ago."
Drought relief funding passed in Sacramento supports stormwater capture. In southern California, pilot projects capture millions of gallons of water each year.
Friday’s drought news warns you to stay safe out there in wet conditions…and don’t get cocky about how much water we're getting.
California had the second-highest number of cases of West Nile virus in humans in 2012. By 2080, the probability of infection will increase by 72 percent.