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  • New brewery set for South End as Charlotte’s craft beer boom shows no signs of slowing

    Lower Left Brewing Co. will open this spring at 4528 Nations Crossing Road in Lower South End, a booming part of town that’s seen several new businesses move in recently, such as the Brewers at 4001 Yancey.

  • Astronomers develop new tool to find merging galaxies

    Today, at the 233rd AAS meeting in Seattle, astronomers from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) announce that they have developed a new tool to find otherwise-hidden galaxy mergers in data from the Mapping Nearby Galaxies at Apache Point Observatory (MaNGA) survey of SDSS. These results show that by going beyond simple searches for merging galaxies based just on how they look, astronomers will now be able find more galaxy mergers than ever before.
  • New home sales tank 19 percent to end 2018

    Sales of newly built homes fell 18 percent in December compared with December of 2017, according to data compiled by John Burns Real Estate Consulting, a California-based housing research and analytics firm.

  • Researchers find new clues on sinking of Confederate submarine off South Carolina

    Researchers say they’ve found a new clue in the sinking of the Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley, the first combat submarine that sank the USS Housatonic off Charleston, South Carolina in