Nelson Mandela, Margaret Thatcher among the many notables who died in 2013
The modern-day equivalent to the New World voyage?
Scientist at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton honored by President Obama
NASA: Christmas Eve spacewalk should wrap up station repair, no conflict with Santa's flight
Bill Traver has sold wood stoves to customers in Maryland, Pennsylvania and West Virginia from his small shop in Hedgesville, W. Va., for nearly three decades, but over the past few years, he's seen an increase in sales.
Holiday lights: NASA shows off sparkling new pictures of Saturn and its moons
Apollo 8 astronaut Lovell re-enacts part of 1968 Christmas Eve broadcast to Earth
Seismic activity restarts on Spain's island of El Hierro 2 years after new volcano appeared
NASA astronauts tackle urgent spacewalking repairs, suit issue delays second space walk
California's Latinos now a majority, lagging in academic achievement
New AIDS treatment? Experimental drug blocks HIV from killing immune system cells in lab test
Momentum builds to reunite 9 ancient Cambodian statues believed to have been looted during war
State health researchers publish botulism research but withhold genetic code
Europe launches satellite that will map 1 billion stars in Milky Way, hunt for new planets
2 Va elementary school science teachers earn Presidential Award for Excellence
Feds begin killing barred owls in experiment to help spotted owl in Northwest
Mafia's illegal toxic waste dumping _ a racket worth billions _ is poisoning Italian farmlands
The sudden appearance of a vehicle's "check engine" light is an anxiety-provoking moment for drivers. A new smartphone app helps take the mystery out of the intimidating indicator, before taking the car to the mechanic.
NASA awards $500K grant to Virginia Air & Space Center
November set heat record for planet, average global temperature was balmy 56.6 degrees
Hi: 55 °F | Lo: 38 °F