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The creeping movement of the ground in California's Napa Valley, following its August earthquake, has been observed from space.
The UK government has formally unveiled its strategy for science and innovation.
An interactive journey through quantum theory
Scientists assess the scale of the epic California drought and say it will require more than 40 cubic km of water to return the US state to normal.
President Obama has again enforced environmental policy by executive action, extending a ban on oil and gas exploration in Bristol Bay, Alaska, home to major fisheries and marine mammals.
A theory that the Himalayas' mythical yeti is a rare polar bear-brown bear hybrid animal is being challenged.
Arctic ground squirrels could play a greater role in climate change than was previously thought, research suggests.
Nasa's Curiosity rover has detected "belches" of methane gas on Mars - a gas that could hint at past or even present life on the planet.
An enormous vessel is being built to collect and liquefy gas at sea for the first time.
Enormous ship will collect and liquefy gas at sea
An international team of experts is engaged in a last ditch effort to save the northern white rhino from extinction.
The increase is occurring as the use of traditional cigarettes continues to decline, the National Institute on Drug Abuse says.
Scientists shed light on the energetic emission of radiation that occurs in thunderstorms.
One of the world's last remaining northern white rhinos has died at a zoo in California, the 44-year old male named Angalifu died of old age, leaving only five in the world.