Tropical Storm Bill is Texas's second battle with storms in 2015, on the heels of deadly floods in May.
An extraordinarily large mass of toxic algae off the West Coast of the United States has shut down crab and clam fisheries.
Nautilus Minerals wants to be the world's first deep-sea miner, and says the ocean floor is the safest place to get needed minerals.
The conflict in Ukraine has sparked interest in an Estonian company's lightweight, pre-fab bomb shelters.
Rumors that Molycorp may seek bankruptcy protection sent its shares plummeting last week.
Physicists at MIT show it is possible to create objects that can move with almost no friction, and it may be big for nanotechnology.
Cybercrime afflicts small companies disproportionately. Here's how business owners should protect themselves.
The California drought may have harsh effects on farmers this year, says a new report issued by a team of UC Davis researchers.
California's new urban water use rules go into effect Monday, but the state must do more to prepare for the "new normal," a group of scientists say.
The National Parks Service has recorded a million hours of sound from all around America, and found its quietest places.