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'I'm so Birmingham I remember the BIRMINGHAM STEELDOGS!': 'I'm so' Facebook/Twitter meme makes its way to Alabama

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 11:13am
Just how Alabama are you? Alex McDaniel

Saf-T-Net app offers Alabamians a way to stay safe during hurricane season

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:27pm
Baron Services is offering its free Saf-T-Net app to keep Alabama residents safe as the storm season prepares to hit. Glen Luke Flanagan |

FAA is one step closer to NextGen air traffic control and better flights with NASA's help

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 3:06pm
How fast this new system becomes reality how Washington deals with the cost. Lee Roop |

Apollo 11 Headlines from Huntsville Times & Huntsville News

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:48am
A collection of headlines from the front pages of the Huntsville Times and The Huntsville News during the Apollo 11 mission. Bob Gathany |

Would you be happier without Facebook?

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:43am
Is Facebook contributing to your unhappiness? Some people think it could be, and have vowed to quit. Adrienne Erin

Boron Buckyball discovered begs the question: what is a buckyball?

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 7:24pm
What is a "buckyball"and why does it matter? Named after the US architect and engineer Richard Buckminster Fuller, the first buckyball was a hollow cage made of 60 carbon atoms and arranged in pentagons and hexagons similar to a soccer... staff

Huntsville photographer captures groom's priceless reaction to seeing bride

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 11:16am
Photography is a passion, but it's not Lauren Benson's career. She counts being a wife and homeschooling mom of three as her full-time occupation. For Benson, photography is a part-time weekend job. Which made her sudden "15 minutes of fame,"... Anna Claire Vollers

Facebook asks: does this feel like an ad?

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 9:44am
If you use the internet, you are bombarded with ads. Facebook wants these ads to stop feeling like ads, though. Adrienne Erin

Should Baldwin County schools relax rules on digital devices? 'They have no idea what it's like,' teacher says

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 2:26pm
The Baldwin County school board plans to vote on July 24 on a proposal to relax the rules on students' use of digital devices during the school day. But one teacher says that's not a good idea: "They don't know what it's like." Sally Pearsall Ericson |

In the School Zone: Loosening up Baldwin's dress codes

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:04am
The Baldwin County school board is asking for feedback on a proposal to scale back dress code requirements for high school students; what do you think? Take our poll. Sally Pearsall Ericson |

MetroCast sells Mississippi, Alabama cable systems

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 11:14am
Block Communications Inc. has acquired MetroCast Mississippi, a rural cable system that provides cable television, telephone and Internet services to more than 45,000 residential and business customers in 16 Mississippi counties. The Associated Press

This day in Huntsville history: Marshall Space Flight Center loses a high-flying friend

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 8:30am
Caylor joins mayoral race this day in 2004 Mark McCarter |

Why Facebook deleted a Texas cheerleader's controversial hunting photos

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 7:00am
A Facebook spokesperson says a series of photos of 19-year-old Kendall Jones posing with dead exotic animals violates the social network's terms of service. Alex McDaniel

Man raises $34,000 on Kickstarter to make potato salad

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 3:15am
After helping artists, entrepreneurs and designers achieve their dreams, crowdfunding web site Kickstarter is poised to make one man's lunch a reality. Dennis Pillion |

Facebook tones down depressing updates to keep you happy

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 12:20pm
Does it seem like everyone on Facebook is happier than you? There might be an artificial reasoning behind it. Adrienne Erin

How to take stunning fireworks photos with your phone

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 11:13am
Using your phone to snap a few shots of Fourth of July fireworks? Here are a few tips. Alex McDaniel

UAH cyber security expert to speak at Huntsville technology luncheon

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 11:25am
Since arriving in 2013 at UAH -- a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education -- Vaughn has been working to establish full scholarships to study cyber security that are expected to be funded by the National Science Foundation's Scholarship for Service program, the school said. Paul Gattis |

Check out the University of South Alabama from a drone's eye

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 11:08am
Doug Johnson, an alum of the University of South Alabama and local home inspector, took to the skies with his drone to capture aerial shots of USA. Cassie Fambro |

Enjoy NASA's version of a 4th of July fireworks show

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:29am
Nobody does fireworks quite like NASA. Leada Gore |

NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory captures images of celestial fireworks show

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 7:56pm
When it comes to fireworks, nothing can compare to the outer space variety. Leada Gore |