| May 12, 2014
| 9:00 PM
A slow-motion and irreversible collapse of a massive cluster of glaciers in Antarctica has begun, and could cause sea levels to rise across the planet by another 4 feet within 200 years, scientists concluded in two studies released Monday.
| Apr 17, 2014
| 4:35 PM
Don Yeomans, a Jet Propulsion Laboratory Fellow, senior research scientist and manager of NASA's Near Earth Objects Program Office, will be the guest speaker on May 12 when the La Caņada Flintridge Coordinating Council holds its annual Les Tupper Awards...
| May 16, 2014
| 7:52 AM
After days of hot, bone-dry conditions that fueled wildfires in San Diego County, firefighters can finally look forward to some relief from Mother Nature, forecasters said Friday.
“It’ll still be warm to hot, but each day from here on out it...
| May 11, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Andrea Belz, 42, is an author, nuclear physicist, business owner and an assistant professor at USC's Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies. Most recently, she was named academic director of a master's program in Entrepreneurship and...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:01 PM
You’ve been hearing it more often lately: Things are warming up faster than scientists had predicted. Now, a study out of UC Irvine and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory ups the ante, saying that rapidly melting ice in Antarctica contains enough mass...
| May 8, 2014
| 8:57 PM
Colin Pillinger, a colorful British space scientist who sported thick mutton-chop whiskers and became a symbol of national pluck in masterminding a failed search for life on Mars, died Thursday in a Cambridge hospital. He was 70.
| Apr 29, 2014
| 6:25 PM
The Burbank YMCA, in collaboration with the city and Nickelodeon, is hosting a three-day hackathon — called Game+Hack 2014 — this weekend for computer programmers with ideas for mobile applications.
From May 2 to 4, participants will be...
| May 2, 2014
| 7:06 AM
Is third time the charm? NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity is considering boring into the third rock ever drilled on the Red Planet, a sandstone that could potentially reveal a wealth of information about past life-friendly environments, according to...
| May 21, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Central Florida stargazers may be treated to a veritable meteor storm early Saturday and Sunday as the Earth passes through debris left by a newly discovered and unpredictable comet with a tongue-twister of a name.
Then again, the Camelopardalids meteor...
| May 22, 2014
| 8:20 AM
Ten Years Ago
Four Los Angeles high school students who had been denied access to a party in the 900 block of Baytree Road and got into a fight with the mostly college-age males there, returned to the house an hour later and threw rocks at the...
| May 22, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Predicted low voter-turnout in the upcoming June 3 election does not hold Pamala Matsumoto back. The legal veteran and La Caņada mom is a candidate for the Los Angeles Supreme Court bench, seat 22, with more than 25 years of experience working in Los...