Tuesday's science stories


Record-breaking 2021 Atlantic hurricane season ends

A destroyed house in Grand Isle Louisiana after Hurricane Ida struck on Aug. 29, 2021.
The remnants of a destroyed home are seen in the wake of Hurricane Ida on Sept. 3 in Grand Isle, La. Photo: Sean Rayford/Getty Images
Jacob Knutson
Nov 30, 2021 - Science

NASA delays spacewalk on ISS after debris threat

NASA astronaut Stephen K. Robinson anchored to the International Space Station's robotic arm during a spacewalk in August 2005.
NASA astronaut Stephen K. Robinson anchored to the International Space Station's robotic arm during a spacewalk in August 2005.

Storms pummel flood-hit Pacific Northwest as border river overflows

An image of the water-logged Sumas Prairie area Friday
An image of the water-logged Sumas Prairie area taken Friday. Photo: British Columbia Ministry of Transportation/Twitter