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Environment as Politics

New drawings of the relation between residential density and voting behavior The post Environment as Politics appeared first on Architecture Lab......»»

Category: infraSource:  architecturelabApr 20th, 2017

Earth Day 2017 Facts & Activities: Progress Over The Years, From 1970 To 2017

Earth was first started in America in 1970 as a day to praise the planet. It is celebrated every year to raise public awareness about environment safety......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News49 min. ago

Scientists Found Wax Worms To Do The Job: New, Natural Way To Rid Of Plastics

Natural and effective, wax worms were discovered by scientists to help degrade the polyethylene plastics that clogs our environment......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News49 min. ago

Green, Biodegradable Rubbers & Plastics Will Soon Be Available

Rubbers used in tires and plastics will soon be biodegradable and could be safely recycled back to the environment......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News49 min. ago

Who you are influences what you eat more than food shopping environment, study finds

Much attention and effort has focused on providing healthy food outlets in areas considered 'food deserts' in order to improve a neighborhood's diet. But a new study finds that who a person is may matter more than where they shop in predicting their.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News2 hr. 17 min. ago

Unique womb-like device could reduce mortality and disability for extremely premature babies

A unique womb-like environment designed by pediatric researchers could transform care for extremely premature babies, by mimicking the prenatal fluid-filled environment to give the tiniest newborns a precious few weeks to develop their lungs and othe.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News2 hr. 17 min. ago

Environmental enrichment triggers mouse wound repair response

Living in a stimulating environment has a wide range of health benefits in humans and has even been shown to fight cancer in mice, but the underlying mechanisms have been unclear. A study now reveals that cognitive stimulation, social interactions, a.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News2 hr. 17 min. ago

Cisco Facing a Maturing Open Network Environment

The networking giant needs to figure out how it will navigate the rapidly approaching era of software-defined infrastructure......»»

Category: networkSource:  enterprisenetworkingplanetRelated News16 hr. 57 min. ago

This Artificial Womb Could Revolutionize the Way We Treat Premature Babies 

Incubators and ventilators are invaluable when treating extremely premature infants, but they’re a far cry from the cozy confines of a mother’s womb. In an effort to create an environment that more closely approximates the real thing, researchers.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News16 hr. 58 min. ago

Genetics, environment combine to give everyone a unique sense of smell

Receptors in the noses of mice exposed to certain smells during life are different to genetically similar mice that lived without those smells, new research shows. The study found it is this combination of genetics and experience that gives each indi.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News17 hr. 41 min. ago

Ron Howard on new Einstein series Genius and its parallels to modern politics

As anti-science rhetoric looms, Howard's new series reminds us that history repeats. Enlarge / Ron Howard speaks to Ars Technica at March's South By Southwest festival. (credit: Sam Machkovech) AUSTIN, Texas—Writer, director, and actor Ron H.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News20 hr. 58 min. ago

Scanner Sombre puts players in a pitch-black cave

Scanner Sombre is a horror game from Introversion Software, the studio responsible for Prison Architect. Similar to games like Outlast and Daylight, Scanner Sombre drops the player into a dark environment in which they have to navigate with limited v.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsApr 24th, 2017

New Fan Theory Asks the Obvious Question: Is Wall-E Satan?

Wall-E is almost nine years old, so maybe it’s time to re-evaluate the movie. Maybe it’s not a morality tale about consumerism and the environment, with Wall-E as the example of purity. Because a new fan theory posits that the adorable robot is,.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsApr 24th, 2017

Trump claimed on Earth Day: "Rigorous science is critical to my administration"

If you had been living under a rock, then you might actually believe that President Trump plans to protect the environment and support science.Trump’s Earth Day statement began: Our Nation is blessed with abundant natural resources and awe-inspi.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldRelated NewsApr 24th, 2017

On the ground in Washington at the March for Science

Thousands rallied and marched in the rain in the US capital to stand up for science and its place in politics.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated NewsApr 24th, 2017

Christian Bale suggests we"re all witnessing Donald Trump read "Dictatorship for Dummies"

After an election like no other, many celebrities around the world with a strong social media presence have been either outspoken or eerily silent about their thoughts when it comes to politics.  Christian Bale might not do it for the 'gram, but.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsApr 24th, 2017

Create your own films on a VR movie set

When someone mentions "VR filmmaking," they're usually referring to 360-degree video, or some kind of video game environment where the story unfolds around you. One developer in Japan, however, has taken the concept in a vastly differen.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsApr 24th, 2017

Asus’s tiny, VR-ready gaming PC is now on sale

Asus starts selling its VivoPC X, including a deal for a VR starter bundle with Oculus Rift. The Asus VivoPC X, which is a compact console-like PC designed to blend nicely into a living room environment while being powerful enough to tackle VR.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsApr 24th, 2017

Zelda: The Best Armor to Survive Every Environment

Brave the harshest climates with locations to find the best survival armor in Zelda: Breath of the Wild......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2017

Apple is issuing its Watch owners an Earth Day fitness challenge

Apple takes the environment pretty seriously, and as part of its Earth Day initiatives, it's challenging you to go outside for 30 minutes. And if you do so with the Apple Watch, you'll unlock a series of new iMessage stickers. The post Apple is issui.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2017

Ancient enzyme protects lungs from common irritant produced by bugs and mold

The lungs secrete a specialized enzyme capable of destroying chitin, without which chitin particles inhaled from the environment can accumulate in the airways and trigger inflammatory lung disease, new research in mice shows......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsApr 21st, 2017