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Wildfire Threatens Homes and Vacations In Yosemite

Posted: 07/29/2008 - Visitors to Yosemite National Park weighed whether to cut their vacations short Tuesday as a destructive wildfire raging miles from the famed wilderness threatened thousands of homes and left evacuees stranded.

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The Nation's Weather

Posted: 07/29/2008 - Here is Tuesday morning's national weather summary.

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Hurricane Dolly May Have Shrunk Gulf 'Dead Zone'

Posted: 07/28/2008 - The oxygen-starved "dead zone" that forms every summer in the Gulf of Mexico is a bit smaller than predicted this year because Hurricane Dolly stirred up the water, a scientist reported Monday.

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6.1 Quake Shakes Eastern Solomon Islands

Posted: 07/28/2008 - A sharp, magnitude 6.1 earthquake shook the eastern Solomon Islands on Tuesday morning, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injury.

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Friday's Remote Solar Eclipse Will Be On Internet

Posted: 07/28/2008 - A total solar eclipse will darken some of Earth's skies on Friday, but geography, weather, the economy and even the Olympics are combining to make it a hard and expensive for people to see it.

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Scientists Aim Camera At Fossilized Dino Tracks

Posted: 07/28/2008 - Scientists trying to learn more about dinosaurs are snapping aerial photos of tracks left behind millions of years ago near southern Utah's Coral Pink Sand Dunes.

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Virgin Galactic Shows Off Mothership Aircraft

Posted: 07/28/2008 - The space tourism race marked a milestone Monday as British mogul Sir Richard Branson and American aerospace designer Burt Rutan waved to a crowd from inside the cabin of an exotic jet that will carry a passenger spaceship to launch altitude.

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Body Found In Debris From N.M. Flooding

Posted: 07/28/2008 - Rescuers used pulleys Monday to help stranded residents and campers cross a rushing river where the body of a man reported missing in flash flooding was found near a bridge in a thicket of debris.

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Powerful Typhoon Hits Taiwan

Posted: 07/28/2008 - Typhoon Fung-Wong made landfall on the east coast of Taiwan early Monday morning.

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Typhoon Headed For Taiwan

Posted: 07/28/2008 - People in Taiwan are preparing as Typhoon Fung-Wong bears down.

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Wintery Weather In Sydney, Australia

Posted: 07/28/2008 - A cold snap in Australia on Sunday brought what appeared to be snow to suburban Sydney for the first time since 1836.

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Study: Exercise Slows Alzheimer's Brain Atrophy

Posted: 07/28/2008 - New MRI studies suggest that patients with early Alzheimer's disease who exercised regularly saw less deterioration in the areas of the brain which control memory and balance.

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Where Do Hurricanes Come From?

Posted: 07/28/2008 - Most of us think of the storms as beginning over the steamy Atlantic waters, which provide fuel for hurricanes as they strengthen and threaten landfall. But it turns out that many storms begin much farther away -- all the way over on the far side of Africa.

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New Radar Detects Tornadoes Faster

Posted: 07/28/2008 - As a record-breaking and increasingly deadly tornado season wreaked havoc across middle America this summer, researchers have been testing a new, high-tech radar system that could help forecasters better pinpoint when, where and how a twister — or any other storm for that matter — will strike.

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