The director of Russia's Federal Space Agency wished the crew of the International Space station a happy New Year.
Thinning kelp beds off Southern California are expected to flourish again after completion of one of the country's biggest artificial kelp reefs.
Scientists say humankind will be a predominately urban species in 25 years, with roughly 60 percent living in towns or cities, a report out of Britain says.
With the number of centenarians growing, scientists have been researching the secrets of living to age 100 and beyond, the Baltimore Sun says.
Conservationists in Britain are reporting an exponential increase in the population of swans, which are currently under protection by the Royal Charter.
A magnetic resonance imaging machine at the University of Illinois at Chicago tracks neurons in a way that reveals how real-time thoughts form, a report says.
U.S. researchers say they have developed cattle that may be biologically incapable of getting mad cow disease, the Washington Post reported.