Climategate emails could have huge impact on summit, says Saudi Arabia’s lead climate negotiator. Others say the controversial leaked emails provide an opportunity to educate the public about climate science.
District says the former employee's quest for ET will cost it $1.2 million.
For years to come, the International Space Station will be the site for experiments benefiting earth research and extended space flight.
New ways of handling air traffic, including 3-D infrared upfront, may cut delays and improve airline safety.
Heavily reliant on aerospace and defense, Huntsville looks to biotech and other industries for new growth.
Houston is banking on its strong ties to the global marketplace and renewable energy to move beyond the oil age.
The successful space shuttle launch Monday marks an important shift for the shuttle program. From Atlantis onward, the shuttles' primary job is to ferry large parts to the International Space Station.
Monday afternoon's shuttle launch will take the Atlantis's six-member crew on a 10-day mission for maintenance and construction work on the International Space Station.
In 2009, the Leonid meteor shower will strike between 3:30 a.m. and 5:30 a.m. Eastern time.