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Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 12:45 PM PST

Dash Cam Video Captures Gas Line Blast

Dash Cam Video Captures Gas Line Blast

A Texas police officer's dash cam was rolling when a natural gas line ruptured and exploded Monday night in Spearman.

Saturday, Jan 7, 2017 at 11:27 PM PST

Mexico Fuel Crisis Sends Some Drivers to Southern California to Fill Up

Mexico Fuel Crisis Sends Some Drivers to Southern California to Fill Up

The nationwide protests in Mexico over rising gas prices have spread to Tijuana and other parts of Baja California. Some Mexican drivers are now filling up their gas tanks in San Diego to avoid the long lines at...

Tuesday, Dec 27, 2016 at 03:24 PM PST

Woman Accused of Faking Will for Deepwater Horizon Survivor

Woman Accused of Faking Will for Deepwater Horizon Survivor

A federal grand jury has accused an Arkansas woman of creating a fake will for a Deepwater Horizon oil explosion survivor who was later killed in a car wreck so her daughter would inherit his million-dollar...

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 04:34 AM PDT

Tesla CEO Musk Unveils 'Master Plan': Trucks, Buses and Small SUV

Tesla CEO Musk Unveils 'Master Plan': Trucks, Buses and Small SUV

Electric car maker Tesla Motors is working on multiple new vehicles, including heavy trucks and buses that could be unveiled as early as next year. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the Palo Alto-based company also...

Wednesday, Feb 3, 2016 at 02:13 AM PST

Scientists to Inject Fuel in Experimental Fusion Device

Scientists to Inject Fuel in Experimental Fusion Device

Scientists in northeast Germany were poised to flip the switch Wednesday on an experiment they hope will advance the quest for nuclear fusion, considered a clean and safe form of nuclear power." Researchers...

Wednesday, Jul 1, 2015 at 01:55 PM PDT

Greenhouse Gases Biggest Threat to Polar Bears: Study

Greenhouse Gases Biggest Threat to Polar Bears: Study

Greenhouse gas emissions remain the "primary threat" to polar bears, according to a study released Tuesday by the U.S. Geological Survey. Polar bear populations will decline even if emissions are stabilized...

Wednesday, Apr 8, 2015 at 05:04 PM PDT

Want to Save Coral Reefs? First, Save the Fish: Study

Want to Save Coral Reefs? First, Save the Fish: Study

A new study has found that more fish may be the answer to saving coral reefs, NBC News reported.

Friday, Feb 20, 2015 at 02:18 PM PST

"It's a Completely Different World": Antartica's Scientists Study Mysterious Continent

"It's a Completely Different World": Antartica's Scientists Study Mysterious Continent

Scientists say the pristine, undisturbed icy continent can help us understand the early Earth — and where we might be headed.

Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 at 09:36 AM PDT
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By Elizabeth Ladzinski

Stunning Historic Photos of Air Pollution

Click to see some fascinating images of air pollution throughout the US from the...View gallery

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  • River Rouge Ford Factory 1922
  • Air Pollution 1953
Tuesday, Jan 14, 2014 at 11:07 AM PST

California Drivers Use Fuel Made From Trash

California Drivers Use Fuel Made From Trash

A growing number of vehicles in California are relying on a surprising energy source to get around: trash. The methane gas drained from landfill waste is cheaper and cleaner than gasoline.

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