Rescue Team Frees Entangled Humpback Whale Off San Diego CoastA rescue team on Saturday was heading out to sea to try to free a humpback whale entangled in fishing line off the San Diego coast.
El Niño Forecast To Bring 50 Percent More Precipitation To CaliforniaEl Niño’s arrival seems imminent – forecasters continue to say California's winter will be warmer and definitely wetter.
Feds Upgrade El Niño To Strong, But Not As Big As 1997-98Federal forecasters upgraded this year's El Nino to an unusual strong status, but said it's probably not a record breaker or drought buster.
Forecasters Warn Of Potential 'Godzilla El Niño'Forecasters are warning the Southland could be hit by what could be the strongest El Niño season on record later this year.
NASA's EPIC Camera Captures Moon's Stunning Illuminated 'Dark' SideNASA has provided an exquisite view of the moon that will never be perceived from Earth.
NOAA: $9M For Projects To Mitigate Climate Change ThreatsThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is offering $9 million in grants to help coastal communities deal with extreme weather, changing ocean conditions and climate hazards.
Suspect Sought In Chlorine Poisoning Of 17 Sea Lions At OC Rehab CenterLaguna Beach police detectivessay a suspect trespassed onto the property of the Pacific Marine Mammal Center and introduced a large amount of chlorine into the water filtration system between 8 p.m. April 27 and 6 a.m. April 28.
Rubio's Climate Change Views Could Hurt 2016 Presidential BidThe presidential hopeful has acknowledged that the climate is changing, but has expressed skepticism that it is being caused solely by humans.
Oxnard To Take Part In Tsunami Warning TestThe city of Oxnard will take part in a test of the tsunami warning communications system, authorities announced Tuesday.
Marine Crisis: Over 1,200 Sick Sea Lion Pups Stranded On California Beaches A record number of sick sea lion pups have been found stranded on the beaches of Southern California, with an unprecedented 1,200 washing up in 2015 so far alone.
Scientists Say Weak El Niño Arrived, Not Expected To End DroughtNo one noticed, but forecasters say El Niño has arrived.
SoCal-Based SpaceX Launches First-Ever Deep Space Mission For Private CompanyAfter a pair of delays, SpaceX, the space transport company based in Hawthorne, California, successfully launched their Falcon 9 rocket Wednesday, propelling the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) deeper into space than the company had ever ventured before.