USC alumn's win upsets Emma Donoghue's novel, Room.
SLIDESHOW: Enthusiasts embrace the life aquatic.
Australian undergraduate solves part of the missing mass problem by sending X-rays to galaxy filaments.
Despite flight cancellations, this year's Icelandic volcano unattended by fears of Eyjafjallajökull 2.0.
California's prison population stands at 143,000, almost double the designed capacity.
America goes 3-for-3 in summer qualifying matches.
A new, highly contested report found only four of CA's programs above average. Most have "fundamental flaws."