Water Detected In Atmosphere Of Potentially Habitable Super-EarthFor the first time, astronomers have peered into the atmosphere of an exoplanet -- a planet outside our solar system -- and discovered both water vapor and temperatures that could potentially support life, according to a new study.
City Council To Consider New Agreement With Pittsburgh Water and Sewer AuthorityThe Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority will remain publicly-owned under a proposal being taken up by City Council next week.
NASA Finds 'Water Ice' On The Surface Of The MoonScientists have long believed that water ice could exist in the ever-dark recesses at the moon's poles and that belief has finally been confirmedĀ in a paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on Aug. 20.
Gov. Wolf Calls For Universal Lead Testing For InfantsGov. Tom Wolf is calling on lawmakers to enact legislation that would provide for universal lead testing of all infants in Pennsylvania.
New Figures Give Weight To Pittsburgh's Lead Water ProblemNewsradio 1020 KDKA has obtained the results of more than 3,000 voluntary home lead tests from 2016.
Some PWSA Customers Report Long Wait Times For Home Lead Test ResultsLocal officials have heard numerous complaints from residents regarding testing results, the testing procedure, and the time it has taken for results to be delivered.
PWSA Lead Letter Causes Concerns, Customers Get Busy SignalsA letter from the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority warns of high levels of lead in the drinking water of some homes.
PWSA Acting Director Speaks Out On Lead Testing, Line ReplacementThe Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority tested 100 at-risk homes and several exceeded the federal allowable limit for lead.
DEP Demands Action From PWSA After Tests Show Dangerous Lead Levels In Some HomesLead in the water has been a nationwide concern since the contamination in Flint, Michigan.
CDC Tips For Testing Your Water For LeadThe ongoing water situation in Flint, Michigan, has many people questioning how safe their water is at home.
Strong Evidence Mars Has Streams Of Salt Water In SummertimeMars appears to have flowing streams of salty water, at least in the summer, scientists reported Monday in a finding that could have major implications for the possibility of life on the planet.