In light of California’s escalating drought emergency, the onetime dream of President John F. Kennedy of obtaining fresh water from salt water may become a reality in the very near future.
One of NASA’s orbiting telescopes, tasked with identifying planets similar to Earth outside the Milky Way, is reporting promising results.
Five students at a Watts high school were injured Tuesday after an apparent school science experiment went awry, authorities said.
California education officials proposed Wednesday to immediately do away with the standardized reading, math and social science tests used to measure student learning and school performance since the late 1990s.
It’s one of Caltech’s oldest traditions: Ditch Day.
Wide-eyed and amazed visitors of the California Science Center come from all over to get an up-close and personal look at one of man’s engineering marvels: the Endeavour.
Dr. Gustavo Vejarano works with his students to develop cutting-edge technologies in Los Angeles.
There’s a group of Southland firefighters who fight the flames behind the scenes — with science.
An exhibition that launches the Space Shuttle Endeavour into a long-range educational program to inspire future generations of explorers starts October 30, 2012. Endeavour was built as a replacement for space shuttle Challenger – it […]
South L.A. residents were upset as the city began to chop down over 400 trees ahead of the scheduled arrival of the Endeavour space shuttle.
The combination of staged spectacle, interactive science, and yummy vittles – not to mention a virtual metric ton of bubbles – makes Bubblefest XVI an event where it is easy for you to feel some […]
Griffith Observatory is a wonderful destination for sight-seeing, vista-viewing, and educational day trips.
If you think Mars is a hostile place now, it was harsher 600,000 years ago.
Once an earthquake hits, a series of events are set in motion to form an tsunami.