HOW & WHEN: Watch A Giant Asteroid Glide Past Earth Jan. 26With an asteroid a third of a mile wide set to soar past Earth Jan. 26, scientists and amateur astronomers alike will be looking up.
Tom Hanks Writes About Experiences At Hayward's Chabot College, Voices Support For Free AccessActor Tom Hanks penned an op-ed on his experiences at Hayward’s Chabot College, and voiced his support for the President’s plan to make two years of free community college available to millions of Americans.
Obama's New Plan Offers 2 Years Of Community College To Millions Of Students For FreeGoing to college for free might sound too good to be true, but thanks to President Obama, that might become a reality.
Geminids Meteor Shower To Peak Late In Evening Over Bay Area SkiesA meteor shower will peak over Bay Area skies next Sunday.
Grass Fire Burning Near Lake Chabot On Outskirts Of San LeandroA grass fire burning near Lake Chabot is causing street closures on the outskirts of San Leandro Monday afternoon, police and fire officials said.
Best Meteor Shower Of The Year Peaks Tuesday, 100 Shooting Stars Per Hour Predicted In Perseid ShowerIf you thought July 4th's fireworks were exciting, wait until you see a ball of fire explode overhead in the annual Perseid Meteor Shower, set to peak Tuesday night with 100 shooting stars each hour, and continue for several days afterward.
'Blood Moon' Lunar Eclipse Visible April 14-15, Beginning Rare Series Of Total EclipsesJust in time for tax day, which may feel like trying to squeeze blood from a rock, the moon will appear blood-red in a total lunar eclipse on the night of April 14th and overnight into April 15th.