On June 7, 2017, NASA announced a new crop of astronaut candidates, the first since 2013. These 12 people—five of them women, five people of color—are all exceptionally qualified and come from a diverse range of backgrounds and experience.
Pro Tips from a Bassmaster: Louisiana Lakes
Baton Rouge native and Bassmaster Elite Series professional angler Derek Hudnall shares fishing and tackle tips for catching bass.
How NASA trains astronauts 40 feet underwater
Before they get to the Space Station, astronauts spend hours at the Neutral Buoyancy Lab. CNET Road Trip 2014 dives in for a visit.
How 10 years of rejection by NASA taught Peggy Whitson to be a better astronaut
Retired NASA Chief Astronaut Peggy Whitson may have spent more time in space than any other American, but she wouldn’t mind another jaunt past Earth’s atmosphere. She shares her story with Kate Snow over a glass of the drink she craved most on her last return to Earth.
Stunning new photos show asteroid Bennu like never seen before
NASA’s asteroid-chasing spacecraft has released the most detailed views yet of its oddly-shaped target from more than 1.4 billion miles away from home. OSIRIS-REx arrived at end of last year.
Mom shares heartbreaking photo of 10-year-old son fighting cancer
A Texas mother’s Facebook post about her young son battling cancer has gone viral.
Georgia photographer shares photo taken before being knocked out
The University of Georgia student photographer knocked out when a player went out of bounds Saturday shares last photo she took before being hit.
Texas mom shares harrowing photo of her 10-year-old battling cancer
A mom posted a photo of her 10-year-old son who is currently battling Leukemia and social media has made the post go viral.
Beyonce Shares Photos of Her Bare Baby Bump in Bra Top at Her Baby Shower With Jay Z: Pics!
Fire captain shares photo of him, baby girl comforting one another after car crash
“It’s moment’s like this, that I’m reminded, this is why I do the job,” Chattanooga Fire Department Captain Chris Blazek shared a tender moment between himself and a baby girl he tended to after a ...
Top Gun 2: Tom Cruise shares photo on first day of production on 'Top Gun' sequel
Production has started on the sequel to the hit 1986 film “Top Gun," which propelled Tom Cruise into the movie star stratosphere.
Fire department shares photos of what can happen if you park in front of a hydrant
A California fire department is reminding drivers that parking in front of a hydrant is never a good idea.
How crawfish get from Louisiana to Houston
In his kitchen at Eunice Restaurant, Chef Drake Leonards can whip up one particular recipe from memory. “This dish comes together really quick,” he says, nud...
20 Stunning Photos Of Earth From Astronaut Scott Kelly’s Year In Space
'The last thing my camera & I saw before being tackled': UGA photo intern shares 'the' shot
She was hit by a player during the game on Saturday against Auburn.
Blue Cross shares tips to keep the beat going for American Heart Month
February is American Heart Month, and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana is promoting awareness of heart disease and how Louisianians can delay or prevent it.
Here's what a sunrise looks like from the International Space Station
Burglar Shares How He Broke Into Homes
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- With hundreds of home break-ins across the Queen City each year, what can we do to prevent them from happening to us?
12 Tips For Shooting Stunning Photos
Hi there, if you’ve just bought a new digital camera, good for you! I’m sure you’re excited to try out all the nifty features on that point-and-shoot, mirrorless camera or digital SLR of yours One thing I always advocate, however, is that photography technique is more important than the latest camera technology. Without an eye for good photos and how to shoot them, even the most amazing digital SLR won’t give you good results. In this article, I want to share with you…
Eunice to Eunice: How crawfish make it to Houston from Louisiana
Brandi Smith headed to crawfish country to give us a behind-the-scenes look at where 'dem mud bugs come from and how they get to your belly.