A 2nd Gotion battery plant plan divides another small town

A crowd that was split between supporters excited about jobs and opponents worried about safety and other concerns held forth for nearly five hours of boisterous public comment......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsDec 5th, 2023

9to5Mac Daily: February 21, 2024 – iPhone 15 battery lifespan, iOS 17.4 beta 4

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by Cl.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News13 hr. 24 min. ago

Einstein telescope E-TEST prototype passes its first series of tests

The Einstein telescope project has reached a new stage, with the E-TEST prototype—developed in the ULiège and CSL laboratories—being sent to the Liège Space Centre to undergo a battery of cryogenic and vibration tests. To function optimally, th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 52 min. ago

New tool helps users track fruit-plant readiness for growing season

Purdue University's Midwestern Regional Climate Center (MRCC) has launched its new interactive chilling hours tool. Growers now can more closely monitor accumulated chilling hours, an important factor that tracks how long fruit plants have been expos.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 52 min. ago

How Americans really feel about the teaching of controversial topics in schools

While Americans overwhelmingly agree on the fundamental value of public education, a new study by researchers at USC reveals deep partisan divides on sensitive topics like LGBTQ+ inclusion and racial justice in K-12 curricula......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 52 min. ago

Mapping the future of rural revitalization: Study sheds light on China"s rural dynamics

Globally, rural areas face challenges such as population decline, job shortages, and deepening urban-rural divides, exacerbated by rapid urbanization and industrialization. In China, these issues threaten rural sustainability, making the study of rur.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 52 min. ago

California regulators postpone decision on Waymo"s self-driving expansion plan

Waymo will wait a little longer to hear whether California regulators approve the self-driving tech company's ambitious expansion request......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated News14 hr. 52 min. ago

UAW commits $40 million to organizing U.S. auto, battery workers

The United Auto Workers (UAW) said on Wednesday it was committing $40 million to organizing non-union auto and battery workers in the United States over the next two years......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated News16 hr. 24 min. ago

Jeff Bezos Nets $8.5 Billion From Amazon Share Sale

The founder and former CEO sold 50 million shares over nine days. Jeff Bezos unloaded 14 million Inc. shares worth about $2.4 billion, finishing in just nine trading days the plan he disclosed earlier this month to sell up.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News16 hr. 24 min. ago

OnePlus teases Watch 2, wants to "do it right" this time

OnePlus has teased a new wearable with the tagline 'it's time, to do it right.' In 2021, OnePlus launched its first smartwatch, the OnePlus Watch. And it was...well, a watch. It told the time and it had long battery life, but other than that, i.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News16 hr. 24 min. ago

iPhone 15 quietly got a new battery upgrade. You may regret getting an older iPhone now.

Older iPhones are cheaper and almost just as good as the new ones. But the iPhone 15's battery might make you rethink that. One of the biggest upgrades Apple made to the iPhone 15 is only just coming out now, nearly six months after the phone l.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News16 hr. 24 min. ago

The best robot vacuum deals this week include 50% off one of the smartest Roombas

Get the Roomba j7 with small obstacle avoidance for $297.99 or the mopping and self-emptying Roborock Q5 Pro+ for $499, plus more of the best robot vacuum deals as of Feb. 21. UPDATE: Feb. 21, 2024, 12:45 p.m. EST This story has been update.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News16 hr. 24 min. ago

A Startup’s Mission to Bring Back the Woolly Mammoth Is Being Made Into a Docuseries

Colossal Biosciences has started work on a five-year-long docuseries that follows its de-extinction efforts. That’s just the beginning of its small-screen plans......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated News16 hr. 52 min. ago

A plan to protect the biodiversity of US waters

Marine biodiversity is in crisis around the globe. Climate change, overfishing, habitat destruction and other extractive industries are causing species losses at an alarming rate. Scientists, managers, and governments are taking steps to protect mari.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 52 min. ago

The 4 best portable jump starters for cars in 2024

Keep a backup plan right in your vehicle's trunk with one of the best portable jump starters in 2024......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 52 min. ago

GM to resume BrightDrop EV van output at Canada plant April 1, Unifor says

BrightDrop van production at the plant is scheduled to resume on one shift April 1, while battery module production in a newly expanded part of the manufacturing site will get underway the week of March 25, Unifor said......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News17 hr. 52 min. ago

Cadillac Lyriq EV again eligible for $7,500 federal tax credit

Buyers of the Lyriq temporarily lost access to the EV consumer tax credit because two minor components did not comply with new battery sourcing rules effective this year......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News18 hr. 52 min. ago

Scientists simulate Lahaina Fire to improve prediction of wildland-urban fires

Scientists have successfully applied a pair of advanced computer models to simulate last year's wildfire that devastated the Hawaiian town of Lahaina. The development could lay the groundwork for more detailed predictions of wildfires that advance in.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 24 min. ago

A botanical Pompeii: Researchers find spectacular Australian plant fossils from 30 million years ago

The Australian continent is now geologically stable. But volcanic rocks, lava flows and a contemporary landscape dotted with extinct volcanoes show this wasn't always the case......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 24 min. ago

Murderous mice attack and kill nesting albatrosses on Midway Atoll—scientists struggle to stop them

At the far end of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands lies Kuaihelani—also known as Midway Atoll—a small set of islands home to the world's largest albatross colony. Over a million albatrosses return to Kuaihelani each year to breed. These seemingl.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 24 min. ago

Potato plant radiation sensors could one day monitor radiation in areas surrounding power plants

While expanding nuclear energy production would provide carbon-free power and can help countries around the world meet their climate goals, nuclear energy could also come with some inherent risk. Radioactive pollution damages the environment, and it'.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 24 min. ago