Photographic Proof of Climate Change: Time-Lapse Images of Retreating Glaciers

A team of scientists has put together photographic "proof" of climate change, revealing time-lapse photo couplets, or before/after images, of retreating glaciers......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceApr 21st, 2017

Analysis of 187 documents concludes Exxon “misled the public” on climate change

“Read all of these documents and make up your own mind,” ExxonMobil said. Enlarge / Oil processing towers and gas processing infrastructure stand at the Exxon Mobil Corp. (credit: Dimas Ardian/Bloomberg via Getty Images) A review of 187.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News6 hr. 7 min. ago

I-Ride is a compact electric skateboard that fits in a backpack

With their unique aluminum bodies, I-Ride boards add greater durability and stability not found in most other boards. The unique design also features two distinct steps rather than a full body. This small change makes it easier to ride for beginners......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 7 min. ago

Hasbro, TripAdvisor bring vacations in update of the Game of Life

While the Game of Life is 60 years old, it's remained unchanged -- until now. Working with TripAdvisor, Hasbro is adding vacations to the game for the first time. Players can pick destinations, and encounter travel headaches. The post Hasbro, TripAdv.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 7 min. ago

A pair of medical magnets shows promise as a new tool for creating an anastomosis

An experimental device that employs a pair of magnets offers surgeons a new safe and simple alternative to standard methods for creating an anastomosis for the first time in nearly 50 years......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News7 hr. 58 min. ago

The science of fluoride flipping

So much of what happens inside cells to preserve health or cause disease is so small or time-sensitive that researchers are just now getting glimpses of the complexities unfolding in us every minute of the day. Now researchers have discovered one suc.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News7 hr. 58 min. ago

This algorithm cleverly recreates 3D objects from tiny 2D images

 With a lifetime of observing the world informing our perceptions, we’re all pretty good at inferring the overall shape of something we only see from the side, or for a brief moment. Computers, however, are just plain bad at it. Fortunatel.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 23 min. ago

In iOS 11, Safari will strip out Google AMP links for shared stories

 Anyone haunted by annoying link cruft will be relieved to hear that iOS 11 will transform Google AMP links back into their original forms when sharing a story from Safari. MacStories Editor Federico Viticci first spotted the change, which appea.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 47 min. ago

Three things that every startup should consider before the fundraising tide goes out

 Now is the time for startups to engage in strategic planning so that future liquidity needs will be met. This article discusses market trends and how debt financing and other protective measures can engineer optionality that can help a startup.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 47 min. ago

Two Fear Effect titles are coming and they won"t be PlayStation exclusives this time

After 16 years, the Fear Effect franchise is being revived. Hana, Rain, Glas, and Deke are hitting the PC and current generation consoles hard with not one, but two new games. Well, one is new; the other is a reboot of the first game which launched i.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News10 hr. 31 min. ago

SpaceX’s slim new spacesuits look straight out of sci-fi

We have known about Elon Musk's plan to send humans to Mars by 2022 for quite some time. Today, he unveiled the SpaceX spacesuit necessary for such a mission as well as transporting humans to the space station. The post SpaceX’s slim new spaces.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 31 min. ago

Does it really matter how much your startup raises?

 “How much money does it take to get a startup off the ground?” Entrepreneurs and venture capitalists are faced with this question all the time, and the only right answer — it depends — is also the least satisfying. For a.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 39 min. ago

Xbox"s next system-seller may be an early access titan

Snagging exclusivity rights for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds may pay off big time for Microsoft's Xbox division."... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News11 hr. 59 min. ago

Watch Hulu"s live TV service on your Mac or PC

It's been a month since Hulu added its live television service to the Amazon Fire TV and only a day after the company announced Xbox 360 compatibility for its subscribers. Now the company that Disney, Fox, NBC and Time Warner owns is pu.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News12 hr. 23 min. ago

Elon Musk’s SpaceX spacesuit borrows from quite a few pop culture references

We have known about Elon Musk's plan to send humans to Mars by 2022 for quite some time. Today, he unveiled the SpaceX spacesuit necessary for such a mission as well as transporting humans to the space station. The post Elon Musk’s SpaceX space.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 23 min. ago

Time on a therapist’s couch yields persistent personality changes

The biggest improvements are to neuroticism and extraversion. Enlarge / Even Lego clowns need therapy sometimes. (credit: Pascal / Flickr) If you’ve ever wondered whether psychotherapy achieves meaningful, long-term change in a person’s li.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News12 hr. 39 min. ago

Google-sponsored private moon race delayed for the third time

Competitors in the Google Lunar X Prize now have until 31 March 2018 to land a spacecraft on the moon.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News12 hr. 59 min. ago

No coding experience needed! MIT’s robot-building software is fool-proof

Researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) developed software called “Interactive Robogami,” allowing users to quickly design and 3D print robots. The post No coding experience needed! MIT’s robot-b.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 15 min. ago

This Android Oreo Feature Could Fix a Huge Google Problem

The company hopes to reduce the amount of time between Android consumer updates The newest version of Google’s Android mobile operating system, unveiled Monday as “Oreo” after the sandwich cookie, will start rolling out in the.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News13 hr. 23 min. ago

Video: Galaxy Note 8 First Look and Tour!

Annnnd I’m back from the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 event after spending a good amount of time with the latest do-everything phone. I ran through the software, the S Pen features, felt that premium glass and metal body, and dove into the camera, sin.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News13 hr. 23 min. ago

I was hacked

 At about 9pm on Tuesday, August 22 a hacker swapped his or her own SIM card with mine, presumably by calling T-Mobile. This, in turn, shut off network services to my phone and, moments later, allowed the hacker to change most of my Gmail passwo.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News13 hr. 31 min. ago