Davis, California - We asked some of our UC Davis faculty and researchers what they would predict in the new year in their particular fields of research and expertise. Those predictions appear below by topic.

Washington, DC - In this week's address, the President and First Lady wished Americans a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays. They celebrated the values of the season, and in that spirit of gratitude honored all the brave men and women in uniform fighting to keep us safe, as well as the families that stand by them.

Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado - The North American Aerospace Defense Command is celebrating the 60th Anniversary of tracking Santa’s yuletide journey!

Washington, DC - U.S. Customs and Border Protection has compiled its list of top 10 seizures of 2015. The list illustrates the important role CBP's officers and agents play in protecting the nation against threats to communities across the country, as well as enforcing the nation's immigration laws.

Queensland, Australia - Sir David Attenborough, as he appears while introducing the interactive website University of Queensland scientific research on the Great Barrier Reef is in the international spotlight with this week’s launch of an interactive website to complement a BBC television series to be released on 30 December.

Washington, DC - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is dedicated to promoting homeland security and public safety through the criminal and civil enforcement of federal laws governing border control, customs, trade and immigration.