21 hours ago | NIMBY
Just in case his constituents were not already aware of his stance on the Houston-to-Dallas bullet train project, U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady made it clear that he's against it. The longtime congressman sent a letter to state legislators urging t...
24 hours ago | Health
She closes her eyes for only a second, but when Evelyn Kelly wakes up, doctors surround her son’s hospital bed at Houston Methodist, and J. Richard Cheney, the Houston Methodist Bioethics Committee chairman, looms over her, holding out an envelope...
2 days ago | NASA
NASA scientists announced that an asteroid will be swinging by Earth next month, possibly coming within 11,000 miles of the planet. If you think 11,000 miles doesn't sound that impressive, that translates to 266,422 Astrodomes (stacked), ...
5 days ago | NASA
It seemed like Congress was finally in the mood to appreciate NASA. After all, the federal space agency has been doing the kind of work that gets a space agency noticed the past couple of years. It pulled off the first launch of the Orion spacecra...
7 days ago | Health
The first locally-transmitted Zika case was confirmed in Dallas County on Tuesday. The Texas Department of State Health Services reported the first case of Zika virus disease contracted in Texas, involving a Dallas County resident who had sexual c...
12 days ago | Environment
Harris County just got a second confirmed case of the Zika virus. This time the virus was found in a person in Houston city limits. A woman who traveled to Colombia in November has been diagnosed with Zika, according to the City of Houston H...