Using NASA’s Kepler space telescope, scientists in California have identified a planet orbiting a sun-like star.
Sharks in a tornado? A report from WPXI chief meteorologist Stephen Cropper in Pittsburgh.
Women with early memory loss decline at a much faster pace than men, a study has found.
Physicist Stephen Hawking and Russian billionaire Yuri Milner said their new project will harness major computing power, supertelescopes.
Pittsburgh hasn’t seen a single sunny day this summer.
The My Brother’s Keeper initiative, launched President Barack Obama, was created to help close the opportunity gaps of young men of color.
While most Pittsburghers have been complaining about the frequent rain this summer, local mushroom hunters have welcomed it.
Computers that teach themselves affect nearly every part of our lives, from finances to communication.
Based on everything NASA knows, New Horizons was on course for the historic encounter, sweeping within 7,800 miles of Pluto at 31,000 mph.
New Horizons spacecraft, set to zoom by Pluto this morning, finds the dwarf planet is slightly larger than thought.
NASA’s New Horizons is expected to come as close as 7,800 miles from Pluto at 7:49 a.m. EDT on Tuesday.
About 7:50 a.m. Eastern time July 14, New Horizons is expected to pass fewer than 7,800 miles above Pluto’s surface.
Powdermill Nature Reserve is adding trails, including one accessible to those with disabilities and another for serious hikers.
Acknowledging the years of work still to come, a University of Pittsburgh researcher forges ahead on an experimental eye transplant program.
Congress has supplied $10 million in special vision research funding in the budget, but advocates have been unable to increase that figure.
The wings were equipped with 17,000 solar cells that charged batteries. The plane ran on stored energy at night.
The new study is important because it shows the positive effects lasting as long as three years, according to the lead author.
It was a severe blow to NASA, the third cargo mission to fail in eight months.