New regulations nearly doubling the minimum size for sharks are expected to have a big impact on the local fishing industry if passed as proposed.
Earth has been called a blue marble ever since that famous picture was snapped by astronauts standing on the moon.
Utilities and governments along the East Coast are working to head off long-term power failures as forecasters predict a major storm to hit a region already skittish after foul weather in recent months that plunged residents into darkness for weeks.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is set to open the new Center for Weather and Climate Prediction.
U.S. forecasters are raising their estimate of potential storms in the remainder of the Atlantic hurricane season, which enters its peak period this month.
Warmer weather than usual has already triggered a few early tornadoes, and more are likely to hit this spring. You can’t fight them, but a new way to track tornadoes is coming.
A million dollars might just buy some answers in the Chesapeake.
Forty stocks of fish populations are subject to overfishing in U.S. waters, but progress is being made to rebuild stocks and reduce overfishing, federal officials said Thursday.
U.S. government forecasters are expecting three to six major hurricanes from an above average Atlantic storm season.