Fabien Cousteau will spend 31 days in an underwater laboratory known as Aquarius. He hopes to break his grandfather Jacques Cousteau's record of 30 days underwater. Cousteau will be studying the impact of ocean pollution and warming seas on coral reefs.
A winer storm in the West could create blizzard conditions in Colorado this weekend, while New England faces its third-straight weekend of snow and rain. But Kansas saw the worst of the snow this week, with up to 15 inches in some places.
The next step in NASA's exploration of Mars is the test drive of its rover, Curiosity, on Wednesday. Curiosity's mission on Mars is to search for signs of life. The rover's broken wind sensor may make its exploration more challenging.