Topic: Mojave Desert
Mystery missile: Pentagon and NASA experts say the mysterious plume off southern California Monday was probably made by a jetliner and not by some mystery missile.
11/11/2010 09:58 am
In Pictures Space photos of the day 09/23
On Saturday and Sunday, the National Park Service will not charge entrance fees at 146 national-park sites where visitors normally pay $3 to $25 for admission.
08/14/2010 10:49 am
Construction began last week on a wind power plant in the Mojave Desert. Its developers say it will be the nation's biggest but it comes amid dimming prospects for wind power in the US.
08/06/2010 02:03 pm
Los Angeles wildfire has California firefighters scrambling to keep it from spreading any further.
07/30/2010 12:47 pm
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 07/28
The Tehachapi fire is actually two separate blazes that had burned as many as 40 homes by mid-day Wednesday.
07/28/2010 05:57 pm
Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo spacecraft, the VSS Enterprise, could make its first drop flights over California's Mojave Desert for glide and landing tests this fall, says the company.
07/21/2010 02:06 pm
Under NASA's new space plan, commercial spacecraft and services have a larger role than before.
05/28/2010 03:27 pm
The Mojave cross, which the US Supreme Court two weeks ago ruled could stay, was removed early this week, sparking outrage.
05/11/2010 07:49 pm