As policymakers scramble to find alternatives to fossil fuels, should nuclear energy be part of the equation? That’s a question that Maryland lawmakers are beginning to contemplate. A nuclear accident would be a disaster — but compared to the looming climate disaster, it’s a risk that a variety of experts say might be worth taking.
Next year, the Smithsonian unveils its much-anticipated fossil hall. Debuting alongside a T. rex fossil are those of prehistoric whales, whose descendants grew to be the largest animal the planet has ever known. Get a sneak peek.
WASHINGTON – Local scientists have made a discovery that may lead researchers world-wide to examine fossils in a new way. A colorful species of mollusk collected at Calvert Cliffs, Maryland, on the Chesapeake Bay contains…
Calvert County is acquiring 10 homes along the county\’s cliffs with $5.15 million in federal disaster funds.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.