Stories tagged 2006


What stood out in the crowd?
What stood out in the crowd?

Well, 2006 is nearing its end and that means it's time for those always fun end of year lists. So what science discoveries, news stories, scandals, or events were the most important of 2006. Post your ideas as a comment and we will turn the list into a poll where people can vote which ones were the most groundbreaking. I 'heart' community created lists.

I'll add my suggestions as a comment, you should to.

Will NASA find the risks of a repair mission to fix the Hubble telescope acceptable? A rehab mission would keep Hubble working until about 2013. NASA will give its answer Tuesday.


2005 hurricane season summary map: (Image courtesy National Hurricane Center)

The Atlantic hurricane season begins on June 1 and runs through November 30. The 2005 Atlantic hurricane season was the most active in recorded history. How will 2006 compare?

Check back often for updates and the latest news.