Environment / Science
The budget negotiations in Washington are not front-page news on Mars. There, NASA's rovers continue to operate, taking photographs and collecting data.
Southern California still has healthy water reserves – for now. But the concern is over the sources that feed those reserves.
The academy said that through their separate research, the three had laid the foundation of the current understanding of asset prices and changed the way people invest.
This week, USC professor Arieh Warshel was one of three scientists awarded the Nobel Prize in chemistry. Here are 10 facts you probably don't know about California's laureates.
It was one the most joyous long weekends in LA history. Shuttle Endeavour crawled from LAX to the California Science Center, as millions of us cheered. We mark the 1 year anniversary, and look at the center's plans for Endeavour.
USC professor Arieh Warshel was among three scientists sharing the 2013 Nobel Prize for chemistry, which includes a $1.2 million prize.
People near a lead battery recycling plant in Vernon demanded answers from regulators and lawmakers about the facility's future during a tense four-hour meeting.
The Department of Toxic Substances Control will issue an order requiring Exide to clean up leaky stormwater pipes and control toxic substances in air emissions.
Previous government shutdowns have given rise to vandalism, ecological damage at National Park sites.
The trio was celebrated by the Nobel committee for unlocking a key mystery of cell function.
When a journalist sent an obviously faked paper, dozens of open-access journals said they'd be happy to publish it, for a fee.
The parties in the case had anticipated a final ruling Tuesday. Whatever a Superior Court judge decides, lawyers for all sides say appeals are likely.
Albert Wheelon, a former Hughes Aircraft chairman who played a key role in developing the first spy satellite, has died. He was 84.
California launches new rules today guiding the use of hazardous chemicals. Regulations about consumer products are both long awaited and cutting edge.
Activists say what happens in a courtroom, and in Whittier, could have ripple effects for open space and land conservation well beyond this small 30-acre patch.
A SpaceX rocket launched from the California coast Sunday carrying a Canadian satellite intended to track space weather in what was billed as a test flight.