Longhorned tick discovered in northern Missouri

The Longhorned tick causes the loss of millions of dollars in agricultural revenue to cattle producers worldwide, and it is now in northern Missouri. Originally found in eastern Russia and the Australasian region, this tick was first found in the United States in 2017 in New

Five things to know about NASA's mission to hit an asteroid

On Monday, NASA plans to strike an asteroid about 7 million miles from Earth with a 1,000-pound spacecraft in an unprecedented planetary defense test. If successful, the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) will be the first-ever spacecraft to deflect an asteroid with a

Ending child hunger in New York is possible

Thanks to leadership on Capitol Hill and in the White House, we have the opportunity to end hunger by 2030. Not just reduce it. Not just fight it. End it. That may sound naïve. But as someone who has spent most of my career working to end child hunger here in New York, I