Spring

Science Experiment

3 Science Experiments To Try Outdoors With Kids This Summer

The weather is warmer and that means kids are gearing up to get outside and release some pent-up winter energy. These three outdoor science experiments offer curious young scientists a messy, fun learning experience.

06/11/2015

Dense fog at the Golden Gate Bridge. (CBS)

When Will Bay Area Temperatures Climb Back Into The 80s?

KPIX 5 Morning Weather Anchor Roberta Gonzales answers the questions you never get to ask on-air. Q: Inquiring minds want to know: what is with this weather? Where is the sun? How could it be so […]

05/11/2015

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Is That A Termite Colony Forming On The Wall, Or Just Flying Ants Buzzing The East Bay?

Ants are bad enough when crawling army-style across your kitchen countertops, but when they go airborne, it’s an all out aerial assault on your goals for an insect-free household. And when they’re mistaken for termites, it can be momentarily heart-stopping, as the two insects looking incredibly similar at first glance.

05/01/2015

A tiny snowman made with the first snowfall of the season. (Heavenly Ski Resort)

Mount Diablo Could Get Snow As Hail, Thunder, Spring Snowstorm Hit Tonight

An unseasonably cold spring snowstorm will cause temperatures to plunge and drop snow clear down to 3,500-4,000 feet in some locations as it moves in tonight.

04/06/2015

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Tree Trimming Can Put Bay Area’s Baby Animals In Peril, Wildlife Advocates Warn

While spring is the time of year when many property owners around the Bay Area begin tree trimming, wildlife advocates want them to take caution because it’s also nesting season for animals that are fast becoming orphaned.

04/01/2015

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40 MPH Wind Gusts Possible For Bay Area As Cold Front Approaches

So hold onto your hat and/or use an extra pump of hairspray. It’s going to be a windy Tuesday.

03/30/2015

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Celestial Trifecta Friday: Supermoon, Spring Equinox & Solar Eclipse Converge For Rare Event

The week is ending with a celestial trifecta on Friday involving a rare overlap of a supermoon, a total solar eclipse and the start of spring.

03/20/2015

Will Ferrell and Rickey Henderson. (Photo Credit: Major League Baseball)

John Madden: Will Ferrell ‘Lacks Respect’ By Playing In Spring Training Games

Madden said he won’t be tuning in when the actor and comedian takes the field at five Arizona Cactus League games, playing all nine positions.

03/12/2015

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Icebergs In Cape Cod, Ice Cream In Santa Cruz – Images Capture Very Different ‘Winter’ On Each Coast

Have you seen these photos coming out of Cape Cod? Massive icebergs washing up on shore.

03/11/2015

A female skunk. These black and white creatures are most iconic for their unique, defensive odour.  (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Love Stinks! Especially If You Are A Skunk And It’s Mating Season

It’s mating season for skunks in the Bay Area. Hold your nose!

03/07/2015

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