The pilot killed during a test flight of Virgin Galactic’s prototype space tourism rocket over the Mojave Desert on Friday was identified Saturday as a 39-year-old Tehachapi man.
A new form of solar energy is having an unwanted side effect: It makes some birds ignite in midair.
Federal authorities say they won’t prosecute a Southern California wind farm if the company’s whirring turbine blades kill any endangered California condors.
A Mojave Desert memorial dedicated to fallen U.S. soldiers that was stolen two years ago has resurfaced in Northern California.
A 3.5 magnitude earthquake struck early Tuesday morning in a remote region near the Mojave Desert.