As gridlock in Congress prevents meaningful action on immigration, state lawmakers have begun to fill in the gap. Virginia’s legislature is one of the busiest -- taking a lead in state-based immigration legislation.
The Virginia Institute of Marine Science is stepping up the science behind managing state fisheries, as well as research on how the planet is changing with a newly built 93-foot, state-of-the-art research vessel, the R/V Virginia.
Going to the beach is generally seen as a summer tradition but hotels and restaurants on Virginia's Chincoteague Island are doing excellent year-round business thanks to rocket science. And a new shuttle service is coming to Albemarle County but you won't have to tip the driver.
Some of our workforce today is worried about their jobs being taken by artificial intelligence. But for a couple new innovations, it’s all about helping human staff, and improving the experience for the public.
It could cost billions to recycle toxic coal ash currently sitting in lagoons across Virginia. That’s according to a report Dominion Energy gave to lawmakers this week. At the same time, two environmental groups now say coal ash ponds in Chesterfield could pose a risk to human health.