Slashdot Items Tagged "earth"

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Saturday December 09, 2017 @04:51PM China Has Launched the World's First All-Electric Cargo Ship
Friday December 08, 2017 @05:48PM Toyota's New Power Plant Will Create Clean Energy From Manure
Thursday December 07, 2017 @09:00AM The Firestorm This Time: Why Los Angeles Is Burning
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @06:34PM Earth Will Likely Be Much Warmer In 2100 Than We Anticipated, Scientists Warn
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @12:30PM Air Pollution Harm To Unborn Babies May Be Global Health Catastrophe, Warn Doctors
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @11:52AM 'Bitcoin Could Cost Us Our Clean-Energy Future'
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @12:22AM New Evidence Points To Icy Plate Tectonics On Europa
Monday December 04, 2017 @10:41PM The World's Astonishing Dependence On Fossil Fuels Hasn't Changed In 40 Years
Monday December 04, 2017 @02:48PM Nations Agree To Ban Fishing in Arctic Ocean For At Least 16 Years
Monday December 04, 2017 @01:42AM Silicon Valley Billionaires Award $22 Million in 'Breakthrough Prizes'
Thursday November 30, 2017 @05:03PM Russia Says It Will Ignore Any UN Ban of Killer Robots
Thursday November 30, 2017 @04:24PM CNN Visualizes Climate Change-Driven Arctic Melt With 360-Degree VR Video
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @05:34PM 375 Million Jobs May Be Automated By 2030, Study Suggests
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @05:24PM DNA Analysis Finds That Yetis Are Actually Bears
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @04:20PM Bacteria Found On ISS May Be Alien In Origin, Says Cosmonaut
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @03:57PM Scientists Call For Ban On Glitter, Say It's a Global Hazard That Pollutes Oceans
Sunday November 26, 2017 @11:20PM Could Collapsing Antarctic Glaciers Raise Sea Levels Sooner Than Expected?
Sunday November 26, 2017 @07:04PM Amazon: Heat From Data Centers Will Be Used as a Furnace
Friday November 24, 2017 @10:52PM Lightning Can Trigger Nuclear Reactions, Creating Rare Atomic Isotopes
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:36PM Flowing Water On Mars' Surface May Just Be Rolling Sand Instead
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:10PM Night Being 'Lost' To Artificial Light
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @06:19PM Russia Detects a Significant Radiation Spike In Mountains Close To Soviet-Era Nuclear Plant
Monday November 20, 2017 @12:42AM Upsurge in Big Earthquakes Predicted for 2018
Sunday November 19, 2017 @06:27PM What They Don't Tell You About Climate Change
Friday November 17, 2017 @06:37PM 'Robots Are Not Taking Over,' Says Head of UN Body of Autonomous Weapons
Thursday November 16, 2017 @04:49PM Report Claims That 18 Nation's Elections Were Impacted By Social Engineering Last Year
Thursday November 16, 2017 @04:40PM Virgin Hyperloop One Eyes India For Possible High-Speed Routes
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @08:29PM Astronomers Find An Earth-Size World Just 11 Light Years Away
Monday November 13, 2017 @03:58PM More Than 15,000 Scientists From 184 Countries Issue 'Warning To Humanity'
Sunday November 12, 2017 @11:29PM New Study Suggests We Don't Understand Supervolcanoes
Sunday November 12, 2017 @10:46PM Asgardia Becomes the First Nation Deployed in Space
Friday November 10, 2017 @11:48PM How Two Scientists Accurately Predicted Global Warming in 1967
Friday November 10, 2017 @09:23PM One Bitcoin Transaction Now Uses As Much Energy As Your House In a Week
Friday November 10, 2017 @06:02PM NASA Discovers Mantle Plume That's Melting Antarctica From Below
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @05:23PM EPA Approves Release of Bacteria-Carrying Mosquitoes To 20 States
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @05:15PM New Technology Should Be Neither Feared Nor Trusted
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @04:21PM The US Is Now the Only Country In the World To Reject the Paris Climate Deal
Monday November 06, 2017 @05:42PM Florida Attempts the Largest Hydraulic Restoration Project In the World To Save the Everglades
Monday November 06, 2017 @04:00PM Paradise Papers Leak Reveals Apple's Secret Tax Bolthole
Sunday November 05, 2017 @09:29PM The US Has Destroyed A Critical Sea Ice-Measuring Satellite
Saturday November 04, 2017 @07:49PM Hole In The Ozone Layer Smallest In 29 Years
Thursday November 02, 2017 @04:21PM Massive Government Report Says Climate Is Warming and Humans Are the Cause
Thursday November 02, 2017 @08:19AM Timber Towers Are On the Rise in France
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @06:06PM The Asteroid That Wiped Out Dinosaurs Plunged Earth Into Catastrophic Winter
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @05:39PM Every Other Summer Will Shatter Heat Records Within a Decade
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @04:19PM Can Japan Burn Flammable Ice For Energy?
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @05:26PM We May Not Have Enough Minerals To Even Meet Electric Car Demand
Monday October 30, 2017 @11:01AM Carbon Pollution Touched 800,000 Year Record in 2016, WMO Says
Saturday October 28, 2017 @11:54PM Study Links Rapid Ice Sheet Melting With Distant Volcanic Eruptions
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @03:20PM Electric Cars Emit 50 Percent Less Greenhouse Gas Than Diesel, Study Finds
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @05:26PM Italy Proposes Phasing Out Coal Power Plants By 2025
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @04:18PM Astronaut Paul Weitz Dies At 85; Veteran of Skylab and Shuttle Missions
Monday October 23, 2017 @12:44PM Hong Kong Has No Space Left for the Dead
Thursday October 19, 2017 @12:58PM Discovery of 50km Cave Raises Hopes For Human Colonisation of Moon
Thursday October 19, 2017 @12:21PM Turning the Optical Fiber Network Into a Giant Earthquake Sensor
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @05:45PM Flying Insects Have Been Disappearing Over the Past Few Decades, Study Shows
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:03PM Ophelia Became a Major Hurricane Where No Storm Had Before
Sunday October 15, 2017 @12:39PM Nobel Prize Winner Argues Tech Companies Should Be Changing The World
Friday October 13, 2017 @09:00PM Startup Plans To Clean Up Cigarette Butts Using Crows
Thursday October 12, 2017 @05:31PM World's First 'Negative Emissions' Plant Has Begun Operation
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @07:29PM SpaceX Successfully Landed the 12th Falcon 9 Rocket of 2017
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:01PM Evidence Suggests Updated Timeline Towards Yellowstone's Supervolcano Eruption
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @07:33PM A Giant, Mysterious Hole Has Opened Up In Antarctica
Monday October 09, 2017 @05:18PM Tokyo Preparing For Floods 'Beyond Anything We've Seen'
Monday October 09, 2017 @04:05PM EPA Announces Repeal of Major Obama-Era Carbon Emissions Rule
Sunday October 08, 2017 @06:24PM Carbon-Emitting Soil Could Speed Global Warming, Warns 26-Year Study
Sunday October 08, 2017 @10:36AM 100K Lose Power As America Faces Its Third Hurricane In Three Weeks
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:20PM Neanderthal Ancestors May Be To Blame For Why You Can't Get a Tan
Friday October 06, 2017 @06:14PM Massive 70-Mile-Wide Butterfly Swarm Shows Up On Denver Radar System
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @05:01PM Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded For Discovery of Gravitational Waves
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @02:57PM Missouri Considers Hyperloop Route Between St. Louis and Kansas City
Sunday October 01, 2017 @04:06PM Bold Eagles: Angry Birds Are Ripping $80,000 Drones Out of the Sky
Friday September 29, 2017 @05:17PM Hawaii Approves Telescope On Volcano Sacred To Indigenous People
Friday September 29, 2017 @10:55AM Elon Musk Proposes City-to-City Travel By Rocket, Right Here on Earth
Sunday September 24, 2017 @01:28PM Can We Reduce Cow Methane Emissions By Breeding Low-Emission Cattle?
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:55PM Most Powerful Cosmic Rays Come From Galaxies Far, Far Away
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @03:14PM Mathematical Formula Predicts Global Mass Extinction Event in 2100
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @03:04PM Seismologist Explains Mexico's Back-To-Back Earthquakes
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @02:42PM Hurricane Maria Knocks Out Power To Entire Island of Puerto Rico
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:40PM Diesel Cars Contribute To 5,000 Premature Deaths a Year In Europe, Says Study
Sunday September 17, 2017 @01:35PM There's a Logic To How Squirrels Bury Their Nuts
Sunday September 17, 2017 @11:57AM Trump's Officials Suggest Re-Negotiating The Paris Climate Accord
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:52PM Poor Diet Is a Factor In One In Five Deaths, Global Disease Study Reveals
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:48PM Elon Musk Releases Supercut of SpaceX Rocket Explosions
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:25PM Mind-Altering Cat Parasite Linked To a Whole Lot of Neurological Disorders
Thursday September 14, 2017 @03:00PM Hyperloop One Reveals 10 Strongest Potential Hyperloop Routes In the World
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @04:09PM Climate Change Could Wipe Out a Third of Parasite Species, Study Finds
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @04:40PM Why Bats Crash Into Windows
Sunday September 10, 2017 @11:08AM Uber Gives Free Rides to Shelters During Hurricane Irma
Sunday September 10, 2017 @09:41AM What's Causing The Hurricanes?
Sunday September 10, 2017 @08:03AM Swarms Of Flying Robot Bees Could Monitor Weather, Collect Data
Saturday September 09, 2017 @11:06AM China Builds World's Largest EV Charging Network With 167,000 Stations
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:22PM El Nino's Absence Is Causing An Active Hurricane Season
Friday September 08, 2017 @03:09PM UN Aviation Agency To Call For Global Drone Registry
Friday September 08, 2017 @02:38PM Could 'Re-Engineering' Earth Help Ease the Hurricane Threat?
Friday September 08, 2017 @01:39PM Are We Being Watched? Tens of Other Worlds Could Spot the Earth
Thursday September 07, 2017 @04:50PM Spinning Metal Sails Could Slash Fuel Consumption, Emissions On Cargo Ships
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @03:20PM Plastic Fibers Found In 83 Percent of World's Tap Water, Study Reveals
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @05:14PM A Powerful Solar Storm Is Bringing Hazards and Rare Auroras Our Way
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @03:17PM Hurricane Irma Reaches 185 MPH, Trailing Only Allen As Strongest Atlantic Storm On Record
Sunday September 03, 2017 @11:48AM Near Earth Asteroid 'Florence' Makes a Close Pass
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:07AM The Solar Eclipse of 2017 Destroyed Lots of Rental Camera Gear
Saturday September 02, 2017 @11:50PM Finland To Introduce Law Next Year Phasing Out Coal
Saturday September 02, 2017 @12:33PM Dozens Of Drones Surveil Houston For Damage After Hurricane Harvey
Friday September 01, 2017 @05:36PM Germany Unveils World's Most Powerful X-Ray Laser
Thursday August 31, 2017 @05:49PM The Oldest Known Human Remains In the Americas Have Been Found In a Mexican Cave
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @04:22PM NASA's Plan To Stop A Supervolcano from Destroying The Earth's Climate
Friday August 25, 2017 @04:24PM Alaska's Permafrost Is Thawing
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:29PM Elon Musk Posts First Photo of SpaceX's New Spacesuit
Monday August 21, 2017 @04:20PM China Relaunches World's Fastest Train
Monday August 21, 2017 @04:11PM Switch To Renewables Won't End the Geopolitics of Energy
Saturday August 19, 2017 @02:44PM A Global Fish War is Coming, Warns US Coast Guard
Thursday August 17, 2017 @03:59PM The Health Benefits of Wind and Solar Exceed the Cost of All Subsidies
Monday August 14, 2017 @05:33PM Popular Pesticides Keep Bumblebees From Laying Eggs
Thursday August 10, 2017 @05:25PM Astronomers Detect Four Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting The Nearest Sun-Like Star
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @05:35PM Global Investment Firm Warns 7.8 Degrees of Global Warming Is Possible
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @05:27PM Moon Had Magnetic Field At Least a Billion Years Longer Than Thought, Says Study
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @04:47PM Leaked Federal Climate Report Finds Link Between Climate Change, Human Activity
Monday August 07, 2017 @04:19PM Massive Solar Plant In the Sahara Could Help Keep the EU Powered
Thursday August 03, 2017 @06:14PM Cats and Dogs Contribute Significantly To Climate Change, Says UCLA Study
Thursday August 03, 2017 @04:38PM Tests Show Workers At Hanford Nuclear Facility Inhaled Radioactive Plutonium
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @05:14PM Being Outside Could Become Deadly In South Asia, Says Study
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @03:14PM Hyperloop One's Full-Scale Pod Reaches 192 MPH In New Nevada Track Test
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @09:15AM NASA Is Looking For Someone To Protect Earth From Aliens -- And the Job Pays a Six-Figure Salary
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @03:13PM National Solar Observatory Predicts Shape of Solar Corona For August Eclipse
Sunday July 30, 2017 @12:08AM After Emissions Scandal, Volkswagen Pledges Charging Stations Across The US
Friday July 28, 2017 @10:38PM Scientists Genetically Engineer the World's First Blue Chrysanthemum
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:45PM Solar-Eclipse Glasses On Amazon May Not Meet NASA's Safety Requirements
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:24PM Heavier Rainfall Will Increase Water Pollution In the Future
Monday July 24, 2017 @05:12PM World's First Floating Wind Farm Emerges Off Coast of Scotland
Monday July 24, 2017 @04:47PM A New Study Shows the Moon's Interior Could Contain Water
Sunday July 23, 2017 @07:32PM Amazon Report Predicts Pet Translation Devices By 2027
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @04:53PM New Research Shows Humans Could Outrun T. Rex
Sunday July 16, 2017 @06:43PM The Aurora Borealis May Be Visible Tonight In The Northern US
Saturday July 15, 2017 @03:43PM Microsoft 'Cuts The Cord' With A Local Power Utility To Pursue Greener Energy
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @04:28PM Era of 'Biological Annihilation' Is Underway, Scientists Warn
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @04:11PM Private Company Plans To Bring Moon Rocks Back To Earth In Three Years
Monday July 10, 2017 @04:29PM Only 100 Companies Are Responsible For 71 Percent of Global Emissions, Says Study
Sunday July 09, 2017 @08:28PM World's Cheapest Energy Source Will Be Renewables Within Three Years
Saturday July 08, 2017 @05:28PM Google's New Startup Heats Your Home With Energy From Your Lawn
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @04:54PM Japan's Population Falls At Fastest Rate Since 1968
Monday July 03, 2017 @09:47PM Court Blocks EPA Effort To Suspend Obama-Era Methane Rule
Monday July 03, 2017 @05:52PM Researchers Build American Eels an 'Eelevator'
Monday July 03, 2017 @04:07PM Norway To Ban the Use of Oil For Heating Buildings By 2020
Saturday July 01, 2017 @09:58AM Large-Scale Study 'Shows Neonic Pesticides Harm Bees'
Friday June 30, 2017 @04:32PM A Million Bottles a Minute: World's Plastic Binge 'As Dangerous as Climate Change'
Friday June 30, 2017 @07:44AM Iranian City Soars To Record 129F Degrees: Near Hottest On Earth in Modern Measurements
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @04:48PM Mayors of 7,400 Cities Vow To Meet Obama's Climate Commitments
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:45PM World's First Floating Windfarm To Take Shape Off Coast of Scotland
Monday June 26, 2017 @08:40PM New Study Confirms the Oceans Are Warming Rapidly
Monday June 26, 2017 @04:05PM 'Infarm' Startup Wants To Put a Farm In Every Grocery Store
Sunday June 25, 2017 @02:03AM Los Angeles Tests Reflective 'Cool Pavement' On Streets
Saturday June 24, 2017 @07:38PM What Happens When Geoengineers 'Hack The Planet'?
Friday June 23, 2017 @08:13PM Former Slashdot Contributor Jon Katz Believes He Can Talk To Animals
Friday June 23, 2017 @06:32PM FCC Grants OneWeb Approval To Launch Over 700 Satellites For 'Space Internet'
Thursday June 22, 2017 @07:35PM ESA Approves Gravitational-Wave Hunting Spacecraft For 2034
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:31PM Sweden Passes Bill To Become Carbon Neutral By 2045
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:23PM It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @09:38AM A Third Of the Planet's Population Is Exposed To Deadly Heatwaves
Monday June 19, 2017 @06:14PM Cats May Have Been Domesticated Twice
Monday June 19, 2017 @05:38PM Scientists Declare End to Global Coral Reef Bleaching Event
Monday June 19, 2017 @04:25PM Ethiopia's Coffee Is the Latest Victim of Climate Change
Monday June 19, 2017 @02:28PM NASA Finds Evidence Of 10 New Earth-sized Planets
Friday June 16, 2017 @03:46PM Coal Market Set To Collapse Worldwide By 2040 As Solar, Wind Dominate
Friday June 16, 2017 @01:47PM Life On Mars: Elon Musk Reveals Details of His Colonisation Vision
Thursday June 15, 2017 @05:23PM New Evidence That All Stars Are Born In Pairs
Thursday June 15, 2017 @04:05PM Arctic Climate Change Study Canceled Due to Climate Change
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @04:38PM Multi-Million Dollar Upgrade Planned To Secure 'Failsafe' Arctic Seed Vault
Sunday June 11, 2017 @03:32PM Entrepreneurs Fight Air Pollution With CO2-Reducing 'CityTrees'
Sunday June 11, 2017 @01:15AM The US Can't Leave The Paris Climate Deal Until 2020
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @06:57PM SpaceX Will Launch Secretive X-37B Spaceplane's Next Mission
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @06:39PM Google Maps Is Being Used To Track Air Pollution In Oakland and Other Cities
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @05:36PM Hyperloop One Reveals Its Plans For Connecting Europe
Saturday June 03, 2017 @12:29PM NASA Will Create Fake Red And Green Clouds Near Virginia
Thursday June 01, 2017 @05:32PM 61 Mayors Commit To Adopt, Honor and Uphold Paris Climate Accord After US Pulls Out
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:37PM Third Gravitational Wave Detected From Black-Hole Merger 3 Billion Light Years Away
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:04PM A NASA Spacecraft Will Head Straight For the Sun -- Farther Than Any Probe Before It
Thursday June 01, 2017 @02:59PM Germany Detects Emissions Cheat Software In Audi Models
Thursday June 01, 2017 @02:32AM SpaceX To Refly a Dragon Cargo Spacecraft
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @03:18PM Technology Is Making the World More Unequal; Only Technology Can Fix This
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @12:30AM DNA From Ancient Egyptian Mummies Reveals Their Ancestry
Friday May 26, 2017 @11:18PM Reid Hoffman, Bill Gates, Others Ante Up Another $30 Million To Change.org the World
Friday May 26, 2017 @05:48PM A Third of the Nation's Honeybee Colonies Died Last Year
Friday May 26, 2017 @03:15PM NASA To Make Announcement About First Mission To Touch Sun
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:27PM Scientists Develop Technology That Burns Natural Gas With No CO2 Emissions
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @07:47PM 8 In 10 People Now See Climate Change As a 'Catastrophic Risk,' Says Survey
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @06:29PM Renewable Energy Powers Jobs For Almost 10 Million People
Monday May 22, 2017 @05:24PM Sperm Stored In Space Produces Healthy Baby Mice On Earth
Monday May 22, 2017 @03:49PM Remote Pacific Island Is the Most Plastic-Contaminated Spot Yet Surveyed
Saturday May 20, 2017 @02:31AM Arctic Stronghold of World's Seeds Flooded After Permafrost Melts
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:47PM Chemists May Be Zeroing In On Chemical Reactions That Sparked the First Life
Thursday May 18, 2017 @05:46PM Rising Seas Set To Double Coastal Flooding By 2050, Says Study
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:02PM Climate Change is Turning Antarctica Green, Say Researchers
Thursday May 18, 2017 @09:53AM Humans Accidentally Made a Space Cocoon For Ourselves Out of Radio Waves
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @02:42PM Where Have All the Insects Gone?
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @09:31AM Many Nations Pin Climate Hopes On China, India As Hopes For Trump Fade
Monday May 15, 2017 @09:35PM SpaceX Launches Super-Heavy Satellite Atop Falcon 9 Rocket
Saturday May 13, 2017 @12:30AM French President-Elect Macron Urges Action On Climate Change
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:38PM US Life Expectancy Can Vary By 20 Years Depending On Where You Live
Friday May 05, 2017 @03:35PM UAE To Drag Iceberg From Antarctica To Solve Water Shortage Set To Last 25 Years