Slashdot Items Tagged "earth"

Date / Time Story
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:15PM John Glenn, First American To Orbit The Earth, Dies At 95
Thursday December 08, 2016 @03:42PM US Life Expectancy Declines For the First Time Since 1993
Thursday December 08, 2016 @02:36PM First Dinosaur Tail Found Preserved in Amber
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @10:08PM Cesarean Births Could Be Affecting Human Evolution, Study Says
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @05:49PM Paris Makes All Public Transportation Free In Battle Against 'Worst Air Pollution For 10 Years'
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @05:21PM Earth's Day Lengthens By Two Milliseconds a Century, Astronomers Find
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @09:05PM NASA Awards $127 Million Contract For Refueling Mission Spacecraft
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @06:54PM Weather Channel To Breitbart: Stop Citing Us To Spread Climate Skepticism
Friday December 02, 2016 @06:08PM Paris, Madrid, Athens, Mexico City Will Ban Diesel Vehicles By 2025
Friday December 02, 2016 @04:02PM Alien Life Could Thrive In the Clouds of Failed Stars
Friday December 02, 2016 @02:37PM Climate Change Will Stir 'Unimaginable' Refugee Crisis, Says Military
Thursday December 01, 2016 @06:34PM Russian Supply Rocket Malfunctions, Breaks Up Over Siberia En Route To ISS
Thursday December 01, 2016 @04:30PM Earthquake-Sensing Mobile App 'MyShake' Detects Over 200 Earthquakes Large and Small
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @07:39PM Google Earth's Timelapses Offer a 32-Year Look At Earth's Changing Surface
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @09:55PM Theory Challenging Einstein's View On Speed of Light Could Soon Be Tested
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @07:38PM San Francisco's 58-Story Millennium Tower Seen Sinking From Space
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @05:30PM India Unveils the World's Largest Solar Power Plant
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @01:20AM Spinal Fluid Changes In Space May Impair Astronauts' Vision, Study Finds
Monday November 28, 2016 @08:42PM NASA X-Ray Tech Could Enable Superfast Communication In Deep Space
Monday November 28, 2016 @08:34PM Microbiome Changes Drive the Dieting Yo-Yo Effect, Study Finds
Monday November 28, 2016 @06:47PM Great Barrier Reef Has Worst Coral Die-Off Ever, Report Finds
Monday November 28, 2016 @04:14PM EPA Increases Amount of Renewable Fuel To Be Blended Into Gasoline
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @07:48PM ESA: European Mars Lander Crash Caused By 1-Second Glitch
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @01:55PM Trump To Scrap NASA Climate Research In Crackdown On 'Politicized Science'
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @06:25PM Trump Admits 'Some Connectivity' Between Climate Change and Human Activity
Monday November 21, 2016 @06:45PM Canada Plans To Phase Out Coal-Powered Electricity By 2030
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:37PM Sea Ice In Arctic and Antarctic Is At Record Low Levels This Year
Thursday November 17, 2016 @05:41PM France To Shut Down All Coal-Fired Power Plants By 2023
Thursday November 17, 2016 @11:42AM Stephen Hawking: We Might Have 1,000 Years Left on Earth
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @08:01PM SpaceX Files FCC Application For Internet Access Network With 4,425 Satellites
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @06:02PM Google Launches Earth VR For Free On HTC Vive
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @04:55PM Pluto's 'Icy Heart' May Have Tilted the Dwarf Planet Over
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @12:30AM 'Stranger In a Strange Land' Coming To TV
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @06:38PM Chinese Scientists Become First To Use CRISPR Gene-Editing On Humans
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @03:52PM 2016 Will Be the Hottest Year On Record, UN Says
Monday November 14, 2016 @06:37PM Chemical Traces On Your Phone Reveal Your Lifestyle, Scientists Say
Friday November 11, 2016 @09:53PM Atlas V Rocket Launches Sharp-Eyed Earth-Observing Satellite
Friday November 11, 2016 @05:00PM Earth's Plants Are Countering Some of the Effects of Climate Change
Thursday November 10, 2016 @05:53PM Trump Picks Top Climate Skeptic To Lead EPA Transition
Thursday November 10, 2016 @05:42PM November 14th Supermoon Will Be Biggest In 68 Years
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:00PM China Launches World's First Pulsar Navigation Satellite
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @06:31PM Sea Levels Will Rise Faster Than Ever If Earth's Warming Continues, Says Study
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @04:35PM The First Hyperloop System Will Connect Passengers From Dubai To Abu Dhabi In Twelve Minutes
Monday November 07, 2016 @08:16PM Slashdot Asks: Is It Time To Dump Time Zones In Favor of Coordinated Universal Time?
Thursday November 03, 2016 @04:45PM Study Links Human Actions To Specific Arctic Ice Melt
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @05:52PM Study Finds That Athletes Perform Better When Reminded of Their Impending Death
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @03:37PM World's Largest Space Telescope Is Complete, Expected To Launch In 2018
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @07:00PM National Geographic Releases Alarming Climate Change Movie 'Before the Flood' On YouTube
Monday October 31, 2016 @05:58PM Physicists Induce Superconductivity In Non-Superconducting Materials
Monday October 31, 2016 @03:59PM Deadly 1933 Long Beach Earthquake May Have Been Caused By Oil Drilling, Says Study
Monday October 31, 2016 @03:45PM NASA: We're Not Racing SpaceX To Mars
Monday October 31, 2016 @11:59AM Where Does Jeff Bezos Foresee Putting Space Colonists? Inside O'Neill Cylinders
Friday October 28, 2016 @12:45AM First-Ever Dinosaur Brain Tissue Found Preserved In a Pebble
Thursday October 27, 2016 @02:53PM Climate Change Rate To Turn Southern Spain To Desert By 2100, Report Warns
Thursday October 27, 2016 @09:04AM World Wildlife Falls By 58% in 40 years
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @07:48PM Rich People Pay Less Attention To Other People, Says Study
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @06:02PM New Study Shows HIV Epidemic Started Spreading In New York In 1970, Clears the Name of 'Patient Zero'
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @12:23AM Nuclear Plants Leak Critical Alerts In Unencrypted Pager Messages
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @08:36PM Russia Unveils 'Satan 2' Missile Powerful Enough To 'Wipe Out UK, France Or Texas'
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @06:02PM Renewables Overtake Coal As World's Largest Source of Power Capacity
Monday October 24, 2016 @04:05PM Study Finds Little Lies Lead To Bigger Ones
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:14PM Russians Seek Answers To Central Moscow GPS Anomaly
Thursday October 20, 2016 @07:20PM Target Passes Walmart As Top US Corporate Installer of Solar Power
Thursday October 20, 2016 @05:55PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Thinks Space Can Be the New Internet
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:30PM First New US Nuclear Reactor In 20 Years Goes Live
Thursday October 20, 2016 @09:57AM Stanford Researchers Release Virtual-Reality Simulation That Transports Users To Ocean of the Future
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:30PM BBC Micro Bit Mini-Computer To Expand Internationally With New Hardware
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @05:27PM Why Your Devices Are Probably Eroding Your Productivity
Monday October 17, 2016 @10:50PM Orbital ATK Returns To Flight With Successful Antares Launch To Space Station
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:21PM Venus May Have Been the First Habitable Planet In Our Solar System, Study Suggests
Thursday October 13, 2016 @06:06PM Google Creates AI Program That Uses Reasoning To Navigate the London Tube
Thursday October 13, 2016 @02:29PM The Universe Has 20 Times More Galaxies Than We Thought
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @06:59PM Scientists Unveil Plans For First Space Nation 'Asgardia,' Open Citizenship Applications
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @06:34PM Doctors Perform Better Than Internet Or App-Based Symptoms Checkers, Says Study
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @02:21PM Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 Recall Is an Environmental Travesty
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @09:02PM Baby Boomers Don't Have a Stronger Work Ethic Than Later Generations, Says Study
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:01PM NASA To Allow Private Companies To Hook Up Modules To ISS
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:53AM WikiLeaks Publishes Cryptic UFO Emails Sent To Clinton Campaign From Former Blink 182 Singer
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @12:22AM 'Space Brain': Mars Explorers May Risk Neural Damage, Study Finds
Monday October 10, 2016 @06:54PM Samsung Orders the Global Shutdown of Both Sales and Exchanges of Galaxy Note 7
Monday October 10, 2016 @06:00PM Climate Change Doubled the Size of Forest Fires In Western US, Says Study
Friday October 07, 2016 @08:41PM Teens' Penchant For Risk-Taking May Help Them Learn Faster, Says Study
Friday October 07, 2016 @06:50PM Poland Builds a Solar-Powered Bike Path That Glows Blue At Night
Friday October 07, 2016 @04:38PM Law-Defying Transistor Smashes Industry 'Limit', Measures Just 1nm
Thursday October 06, 2016 @06:48PM Apes Can Guess What Others Are Thinking -- Just Like Humans, Study Finds
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @10:49PM 'Nano-Machines' Win European Trio Chemistry Nobel Prize
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @04:54PM New Study Suggests There's a Limit To How Long People Can Live
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @03:08PM Blue Origin Lands Rocket During Launch Escape Test
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @06:39PM 'Great Pacific Garbage Patch' Far Bigger Than Imagined, Aerial Survey Shows
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @04:08PM Boeing CEO Vows To Beat Elon Musk To Mars
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @03:59PM British Trio Wins Nobel Prize In Physics For Study of Exotic Matter
Monday October 03, 2016 @11:42PM Yoshinori Ohsumi of Japan Wins Nobel Prize In Medicine For Study of Cell Recycling
Monday October 03, 2016 @03:59PM Researchers Develop System To Send Passwords, Keys Through Users' Bodies
Saturday October 01, 2016 @01:19AM Implication of Sabotage Adds Intrigue To SpaceX Investigation
Friday September 30, 2016 @06:26PM Print-On-Demand Bone Could Quickly Mend Major Injuries
Friday September 30, 2016 @04:09PM Rosetta's 12-Year Mission Ends With Landing On Comet
Friday September 30, 2016 @10:39AM The Smog-Sucking Tower Has Arrived in China
Thursday September 29, 2016 @10:22PM Oscar Winners, Sports Stars and Bill Gates Are Building Lavish Bunkers
Thursday September 29, 2016 @07:16PM Rosetta Spacecraft Prepares To Land On Comet, Solve Lingering Mysteries
Thursday September 29, 2016 @06:14PM The Americas Are Now Officially 'Measles-Free'
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @05:16PM 92% of the World's Population Exposed To Unsafe Levels of Air Pollution: WHO
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @04:13PM Elon Musk Proposes Spaceship That Can Send 100 People To Mars In 80 Days
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:15PM Study: Earth Is At Its Warmest In 120,000 Years
Monday September 26, 2016 @05:22PM Republicans Say Obama Administration Is Giving Away the Internet
Monday September 26, 2016 @04:47PM Roller Coasters Could Help People Pass Kidney Stones, Says Study
Monday September 26, 2016 @03:15PM Japanese To Pay Utility Bills Using Bitcoin
Monday September 26, 2016 @03:06PM SpaceX Tests Its Raptor Engine For Future Mars Flights
Friday September 23, 2016 @05:36PM From Bicycles To Washing Machines: Sweden To Give Tax Breaks For Repairs
Friday September 23, 2016 @04:49PM Our Atmosphere Is Leaking Oxygen and Scientists Don't Know Why
Thursday September 22, 2016 @05:55PM Computers Decipher Burnt Scroll Found In Ancient Holy Ark
Thursday September 22, 2016 @03:23PM Stephen Hawking Wants To Find Aliens Before They Find Us
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @11:58PM Scientists Discover That Horses Can Use Symbols To Talk To Us
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @05:02PM Quantum Teleportation Achieved Over 7km of Cable
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @03:48PM A Shocking Amount of E-Waste Recycling Is a Complete Sham
Monday September 19, 2016 @06:49PM NASA: Arctic Sea Ice 2nd-Lowest On Record
Monday September 19, 2016 @03:50PM Google Launches 'Google Trips' Personalized Travel Planner
Friday September 16, 2016 @11:44PM Pluto Is Emitting X-Rays
Friday September 16, 2016 @07:53PM GM Commits To 100% Renewable Energy By 2050
Friday September 16, 2016 @06:45PM How Cities Are Using Dry Ice To Kill Rats
Friday September 16, 2016 @06:33PM 'Government Abuse' of the Internet Makes Some People More Equal Than Others, Says Study
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @09:50PM The Sixth Mass Extinction Will Hit The Biggest Animals The Hardest, Says Stanford Study
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @06:37PM SpaceX Plans To Resume Launches In November
Monday September 12, 2016 @05:52PM Sugar Industry Bought Off Scientists, Skewed Dietary Guidelines For Decades
Monday September 12, 2016 @03:57PM The Moon's Gravitational Pull Can Trigger Major Earthquakes, Says Study
Friday September 09, 2016 @05:32PM New Research Reveals Hundreds of Undiscovered Black Holes
Friday September 09, 2016 @05:05PM 10 Percent of the World's Wilderness Has Been Lost Since 1990s
Friday September 09, 2016 @03:51PM Video Shows How Bacteria Invade Antibiotics And Transform Into Superbugs
Friday September 09, 2016 @02:55PM Elon Musk Asks Twitter For Help In Finding Cause of SpaceX Explosion
Friday September 09, 2016 @01:23AM North Korea Conducts Fifth Nuclear Test -- The Largest One Yet
Thursday September 08, 2016 @06:43PM NASA Launches OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft To Intercept Asteroid
Thursday September 08, 2016 @11:17AM A Small Asteroid Buzzed Earth Wednesday, But Everything's Cool
Monday September 05, 2016 @06:14PM US Beekeepers Fear For Livelihoods As Anti-Zika Toxin Kills 2.5M Bees
Monday September 05, 2016 @04:56PM Satellite Owner Says SpaceX Owes $50 Million Or Free Flight
Friday September 02, 2016 @05:52PM NASA Releases First-Ever Close-Up Images of Jupiter's North Pole
Thursday September 01, 2016 @03:15PM World's Oldest Fossils Found In Greenland
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @07:04PM Tiny Particle Blows Hole In European Satellite's Solar Panel
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @03:27PM SETI's 'Strong Signal' Came From Earth
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @01:12AM EmDrive: NASA Eagleworks' Peer-Reviwed Paper Is On Its Way
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @08:50PM SpaceX Finds a Customer For Its First Reused Rocket
Monday August 29, 2016 @09:43PM Hunt For Ninth Planet Reveals Distant Solar System Objects
Monday August 29, 2016 @06:41PM Early Human Ancestor Lucy 'Died Falling Out of a Tree'
Monday August 29, 2016 @04:08PM SETI Has Observed a 'Strong' Signal That May Originate From a Sun-like Star
Friday August 26, 2016 @08:25PM Juno Probe To Get First Up-Close Look At Jupiter On Saturday
Friday August 26, 2016 @07:13PM Floating Solar Device Boils Water Without Mirrors
Friday August 26, 2016 @02:33PM SpaceX Dragon Returns Home From ISS
Friday August 26, 2016 @01:04AM Amazon, NVIDIA and The CIA Want To Teach AI To Watch Us From Space
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @06:26PM Global Warming Started 180 Years Ago Near Beginning of Industrial Revolution, Says Study
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @05:06PM NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams Sets New US Space Endurance Record With 521 Days
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @04:00PM 'Octobot' Is The World's First Soft-Bodied Robot
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @01:54PM Earth-Like Planet, With Ambitious Life Possibility, Found Orbiting the Star Next Door
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @07:29PM NASA Reconnects With 'Lost' STEREO-B Satellite
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @12:15AM NanoRacks Plans To Turn Used Rocket Fuel Tanks Into Space Habitats
Monday August 22, 2016 @06:31PM New Mexico Nuclear Accident Ranks Among the Costliest In US History
Monday August 22, 2016 @06:18PM Bill Gates's Net Worth Hits $90 Billion
Thursday August 18, 2016 @07:12PM Flaming 'Blue Whirl' Could Be Used In Fuel Spill Cleanup
Thursday August 18, 2016 @06:10PM Satellite Images Can Map Poverty
Thursday August 18, 2016 @04:44PM America's First Offshore Wind Farm In Pictures
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @08:48PM World's Largest Aircraft Completes Its First Flight
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @07:29PM Astronauts To Install A Parking Space For SpaceX and Boeing At The ISS
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @06:35PM Solid-State Battery Could Extinguish Fire Risks
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @10:56PM Cisco Systems To Lay Off About 14,000 Employees, Representing 20% of Global Workforce
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @07:10PM Wrong Chemical Dumped Into Olympic Pools Made Them Green
Monday August 15, 2016 @10:35PM China Launches World's First Quantum Communications Satellite
Monday August 15, 2016 @08:05PM There May Be A Fifth Force of Nature, Study Suggests
Monday August 15, 2016 @05:53PM NASA: July 2016 Was Earth's Warmest Month On Record
Monday August 15, 2016 @05:32PM Electric Vehicles Can Meet Drivers' Needs Enough To Replace 90 Percent of Vehicles Now On The Road
Friday August 12, 2016 @10:40PM How a 1967 Solar Storm Nearly Led To Nuclear War
Friday August 12, 2016 @05:38PM First US Offshore Wind Farm To Usher In New Era For Industry
Friday August 12, 2016 @03:17PM China Starts Developing Hybrid Hypersonic Spaceplane
Thursday August 11, 2016 @08:29PM Venus May Have Been Habitable, Says NASA
Thursday August 11, 2016 @05:36PM Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight With Up To 200 Meteors Per Hour
Thursday August 11, 2016 @04:26PM DEA Ends Its Monopoly On Growing Marijuana For Medical Research
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @07:50PM NASA Awards Companies $65 Million To Develop Habitats For Deep Space
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @08:06PM NASA Publishes a Thousand Photos of Mars
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @06:50PM 6 Million Americans Exposed To High Levels of Chemicals In Drinking Water, Says Study
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @01:41PM Earth's Resources Used Up at Quickest Rate Ever in 2016
Monday August 08, 2016 @06:44PM Being Lazy Is a Sign of High Intelligence, Study Suggests
Friday August 05, 2016 @03:38PM X-Rays Reveal Hidden Portrait Under Painting By Edgar Degas
Thursday August 04, 2016 @06:47PM North Korea Hopes To Plant Flag On The Moon Within 10 Years
Thursday August 04, 2016 @06:25PM Brains of Overweight People Look Ten Years Older Than Those of Lean Peers, Says Report
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @08:26PM Moon Express Gets FAA Approval For Lunar Mission In 2017
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @07:04PM IBM Creates World's First Artificial Phase-Change Neurons
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @01:06AM US Air Force Declares F-35A Ready For Combat
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @08:55PM Millennials Are Less Likely To Be Having Sex Than Young Adults 30 Years Ago, Says Survey
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @08:13PM NASA's 'Journey To Mars' Initiative Might Be Delayed Due To Government Audit
Monday August 01, 2016 @08:24PM Climate Change Contrarians Lose Big Betting Against Global Warming
Monday August 01, 2016 @04:28PM Olympic Swimmers 'Certain' To Pick Up Virus From Three Teaspoons of Rio Water
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:22PM World's Largest Solar Power Plant Planned For Chernobyl Nuclear Wasteland
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:30PM Class of Large But Very Dim Galaxies Discovered
Friday July 29, 2016 @02:01PM Australia Has Moved 1.5 Metres, So It's Updating Its Location For Self-Driving Cars
Thursday July 28, 2016 @06:25PM Study: Astronauts Who Reach Deep Space 'Far More Likely To Die From Heart Disease'
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @07:51PM ULA Interns Launch Record-Breaking 50-Foot Rocket
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @05:10PM Hyperloop One Announces Opening of Its First Manufacturing Plant
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @04:45PM ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Funding Leads To New Genetic Findings
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @10:43PM Florida Regulators OK Plan To Increase Toxins In Water
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @03:37PM Norway Is Building The World's First 'Floating' Underwater Tunnels
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @08:52AM 54C Recorded In Kuwait Likely Hottest On Record In Asia
Monday July 25, 2016 @10:49PM Feds To Deploy Anti-Drone Software Near Wildfires
Friday July 22, 2016 @06:23PM CRISPR: Chinese Scientists To Pioneer Gene-Editing Trial On Humans
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:45PM VW Has Emissions-Cheating Fix Ready, Says Report