Rare Transit Of Mercury Across Sun BeginsThe planet Mercury began passing across the middle of the sun Monday morning and will continue to do so for more than five hours.
Little Mercury A Black Dot As It Crosses Vast Face Of SunFor the first time in 10 years, Mercury passed directly between the Earth and sun on Monday, resembling a black dot against the vast, glowing face of our star.
Southern California Temperatures Start Cooling Off Southern California is getting a much needed dose of cooler temperatures after two days of record breaking heat.
Researchers Find High Levels Of Mercury, PCBs In SoCal Sport Fish The joint state and federal studies may lead to "no consumption" warnings issued for several local species of sport fish.
No Tuna for Pregnant Women A controversial Consumer Reports study recommends that pregnant women stay away from tuna all together because of high levels of the neurotoxin mercury.
Buckets Of Toxic Mercury Found In Hesperia HomeBuckets of toxic mercury have been found in a Southern California desert home, forcing evacuation of the house until hazardous material experts clear the structure.