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November 30, 2015, by Rosanne Skirble of VOANews

Despite the recent terrorist attacks in the French capital, the climate meeting set for November 30-December 11 in Paris will go ahead as scheduled. Here’s a primer on what the […]

Major solar storm could be heading for Earth

July 22, 2013, by Rosanne Skirble of VOANews

With the sun nearing the peak of its 11-year cycle, scientists say a powerful solar storm may be headed our way, which could shut down electricity sup ...

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Goal-line technology debuts in world soccer

June 13, 2013, by Rosanne Skirble of VOANews

Goal line technology makes its debut in international football this weekend at the Confederations Cup in Brazil. FIFA, the sport’s governing bod ...

Scientists find Milky Way’s spine

January 13, 2013, by Rosanne Skirble of VOANews

Scientists have announced the discovery of a spine-like structure within the Milky Way that might help explain the dynamics of galactic formation. The ...