Getting kids moving

Getting kids moving

Institute of Medicine calls for increased physical activity in schools, and not just in gym class. …
Cessna

Cessna laying off workers

The number is unclear, but it was just last month the company twice asked for workers to volunteer for early retirement.…
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, right, talks with electric propulsion engineer John Brophy during a visit to Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., Thursday, May 23, 2013. They are standing next to an ion engine, which NASA engineers plan to use for an asteroid capture mission later this decade. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

NASA makes progress on asteroid lasso mission

The head of NASA is visiting the Jet Propulsion Laboratory where engineers are working on a proposed mission to lasso a small asteroid and drag it closer to Earth for astronauts to explore.…