Plane Carrying Discovery Takes Off

A plane took off from Florida Tuesday morning, carrying the Space Shuttle Discovery. The shuttle is being brought to the Smithsonian museum in Washington, D.C. (April 17)


Dam removal time lapse

October 28, 2011 — The White Salmon River in Washington state is flowing again as the nearly 100-year-old Condit Dam was disabled with explosives Wednesday. The reservoir draining took about 2 hours.  Further demolition is scheduled in 2012. The event is a significant milestone for river restoration and dam removal nationwide.