Texas has declared an “energy emergency”’ for the fifth time this year as soaring temperatures stretch power supplies, pushing wholesale prices to the legal cap of $3,000 per megawatt-hour in the afternoon heat.
Analysts say the threat of power outages in Houston, the energy capital of the world, underlines the fragility of ageing US […]
HPD (Houston Police Dept.) using spy drones
President Obama’s EPA is already well down the path to regulating greenhouse gases under the Clean Air Act, something the act was not designed to do. It has a problem, however, because shoehorning greenhouse gases into that 40-year-old law would force churches, schools, warehouses, commercial kitchens and other sources to obtain costly and time-consuming permits. […]
EL PASO – Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today demanded that President Obama send more troops to the Texas-Mexico border and used the shots that hit El Paso City Hall as an example of increased violence on the border.
HOUSTON – Special teams of Texas Rangers will be deployed to the Texas-Mexico border to deal with increasing violence because the federal government has failed to address growing problems there, Gov. Rick Perry said Thursday.
"It is an expansive effort with the Rangers playing a more high-profile role than they’ve ever played before," Perry […]
Galactic Center of Milky Way Rises over Texas Star Party from William Castleman on Vimeo.
Time lapse video of night sky as it passes over the 2009 Texas Star Party in Fort Davis, Texas. The galactic core of Milky Way is brightly displayed. Images taken with 15mm fisheye lens.
While my wife and I was web surfing a few local websites we noticed on ABC13.com ( this story ) had a poll saying “Should Texas secede?” As of this publication with 2,498 votes in a huge number of 86% of people voted YES. I felt great about being a Texan, no matter what anyone […]
A Texas legislator is waging a war of biblical proportions against the science and education communities in the Lone Star State as he fights for a bill that would allow a private school that teaches creationism to grant a Master of Science degree in the subject. FoxNews: Full Story…