Why alternative weekly papers are closing around the country — and what's lost when they do.
The late monsoon rains in September brought short-term drought relief for southeastern Arizona, but scattered heavy rain events meant little recovery for the rest of the state, according to the latest report from the Arizona Department of Water Resources.
Oct. 7, 2015
The water level for Lake Mead was 1078.10 feet at the end of September. The only time the lake had less water was during the 1930s when Mead was first filled.
Oct. 8, 2015
Dwarf galaxies create new stars just like bigger galaxies do — but for decades researchers haven’t been able to find the same star-forming ingredients inside of them. An astronomer at Lowell Observatory helped explain the mystery.
Oct. 6, 2015