Less consumption in places with water meters, which will be required in all homes and businesses by 2025.
Designation of site at Point Arena is expected to attract tourists to a relatively little visited area. ...Read More
Governor gets an earful from environmentalists during address to California Democrats' confab. ...Read More
A group of scientists has reported that they have been able to make current treatments for post-traumatic stress syndrome (PTSD) better and longer lasting in mice. The hope is that these findings may one day pave the way for better treatments for the 7-8% of people who suffer from PTSD at some point in their lives.
Scientists are finding that dust storms in Asia and Africa influence how much snow falls in the Sierra Nevada. The research could help make weather forecasting more accurate and improve how California manages its water supply.
No early reports of damage or injuries. Quake hit at 10:18 p.m., centered off Humboldt coast. ...Read More
After weeks of rain, Marin County reservoirs have a magical feel to them even as the drought continues. ...Read More
Recycled water plant relies on technology used successfully from Singapore to Orange County. ...Read More
Starfish on the West Coast have been dying in startling numbers. Some observers have documented sea star bodies turning to mush, others described the creatures disintegrating. It's "sea star wasting disease," and scientists don't know what causes it.
Investigation of an ancient Martian meteorite has re-fueled a debate about evidence of possible past life on Mars.
We've seen lots of rain over the past month. But the drought's not done with us, and here's why. ...Read More
Experts have tracked a group of rare meteorites back to a single source on Marsthe crater Mojave near the red planet's equator.
Video games do one thing very well: train people to become better gamers. But whether those results transfer outside the game into the real world is a source of lively debate among neuroscientists.
In Washington state, wolves and deer are playing out a high-stakes game of cat-and-mouse that could have profound impacts on the ecosystem. Watch the video and find out what conservationist, Fred Koontz has to say about the need to protect "the big bad wolf." ...Read More
During the last 25 years, California water regulators have identified 43,000 fuel leaks. Now, all but 6,000 have been cleaned up.
Critics question claim by state officials that underground tanks pose no real health threats. ...Read More
A new investigation by Mother Jones magazine finds that plastics free of the controversial additive bisphenol-A (BPA) may actually be more harmful to humans than those containing it. Meanwhile, scientists continue to debate what doses of the chemical are harmful. We'll discuss the latest news on the controversy over plastics, ...Read More