Dams date back to around 2950-2750 B.C., when the ancient Egyptians built the first known dam, but it's not common to learn about their purpose and how they work.
2nd winterlike storm of week to bring snow, ice and rain to eastern US from Wednesday night to Friday
November 12, 2018, 3:06:50 PM EST
A storm with snow, ice and rain will bring travel disruptions from the Midwest and southern United States to the Northeast spanning Wednesday night to Friday.
November 12, 2018, 11:52:48 AM EST
One of the most well-known meteor showers of the year is set to peak this weekend as the Leonids will be on full display across Europe.
Over 200 remain missing in Northern California as firefighters battle Camp Fire, which is tied for deadliest in state history
November 12, 2018, 8:02:26 PM EST
The most destructive wildfire in California history continues to burn in Northern California in Butte County. The fire has destroyed hundreds of buildings and has placed hundreds of lives at risk.
75,000 Los Angeles County homes remain evacuated, number of destroyed homes expected to rise as Woolsey Fire rages in Southern California
November 12, 2018, 1:51:06 PM EST
Extreme fire behavior will continue to challenge firefighters in Southern California early this week as they look to gain ground on two large wildfires.
November 12, 2018, 10:03:03 AM EST
Heavy rain and thunderstorms slammed parts of Argentina over the weekend, and more is on the way through Tuesday.
November 12, 2018, 12:03:09 PM EST
A rocket will streak across the sky over the mid-Atlantic early Thursday morning as NASA launches a spacecraft from the Virginia coast.
November 12, 2018, 4:08:00 PM EST
Cyclonic Storm Gaja formed this weekend in the Bay of Bengal and will track westward toward southern India in the coming days.
Among the millions of veterans who serve in the U.S. armed forces are a group of specially trained meteorologists, aerographers and oceanographers who provide critical weather information for military operations.
Since the first shot of the revolution was fired in 1775 to the wars of the modern age, weather and weather forecasting has had an immense influence on the outcomes of many notable and influential battles that shaped the United States.