Go out on a limb: Here’s how Orlando residents can receive free trees, composters

Ready to go out on a limb and add something new to your yard?

Look up Central Florida sky gazers! Penumbral lunar eclipse coming 4th of July Weekend

The full moon could turn slightly darker this holiday weekend as Central Florida experiences a penumbral lunar eclipse

Central Florida counties join the Space Force HQ race

Brevard, Orange and Seminole counties each are vying to become the home of the military branch’s command center.

See smoke? Prescribed fires across parts of Central Florida today

Prescribed fires happening today in Osceola and Brevard counties.

  First all-female meteorologist group ready to give “weather go” for Saturday’s launch from Cape Canaveral

An all-female group of meteorologists part of the 45th weather squadron to provide meteorological support for SpaceX's ninth Starlink Mission on Saturday

Higher than normal tides expected along East Florida Coast through the weekend

Heavy rain will likely bring inland and coastal flooding, but the coast has a separate threat, higher than normal high tides coming through the weekend.

  U.S. astronauts dock at International Space Station

The manned SpaceX docked with the International Space Center on Sunday morning, a day after the rocket lifted off and sent two astronauts into space for the first time from the U.S. in almost a decade.

Clear, warm evening; heat continues this week

Florida fishermen fret as shark fin sale ban moves forward

Shark finning has been outlawed in the U.S. since 2000

  UCF researchers develop instant test that can diagnose depression

Manatees migrate to warmer waters to escape cold temperatures

Radar shows SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket exploding

  How UCF researchers are helping track asteroid that could one day threaten Earth

The University of Central Florida is about to help make a big landing -- in space.

  NASA turns to UCF to solve space exploration problem