A warmer Arctic Ocean leads to more snowfall further south, according to new model

A new model explains that water evaporating from the Arctic Ocean due to a warming climate is transported south and can lead to increased snowfall in northern Eurasia in late autumn and early winter. This information will allow for more accurate pred.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgNov 24th, 2022

Oldest DNA yet sequenced shows mastodons once roamed a warmer Greenland

DNA left behind during a warm period is viable 2 million years later. Enlarge / An attempt to reconstruct what northern Greenland looked like about 2 million years ago. (credit: Beth Zaiken) When once-living tissue is pr.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News5 hr. 15 min. ago

Gun stockpile in hospital closet leads to $63K in fines from NJ health dept.

It remains unclear what the hospital's marketing director was doing with the guns. Enlarge / A health care worker exits the emergency room at Hudson Regional Hospital in Secaucus, New Jersey, on December 11, 2020. (credit: Getty.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News5 hr. 15 min. ago

Automakers, South Korea implore U.S. to use commercial EV tax credit

Many automakers and the South Korean government are urging the Biden administration to tap a commercial electric vehicle tax credit to boost consumer EV access, a plan that could help ease concerns over a climate bill approved in Congress......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 42 min. ago

Why I think email is still the best communication service, as Yahoo Mail for iOS gets another upgrade

Earlier this fall, Yahoo Mail added new features designed to streamline how users manage commerce features via email. As the Christmas season likely leads to more email newsletters, shopping alerts, and discounts, read on to learn how Yahoo is looki.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News10 hr. 14 min. ago

Mixing diesel and hydrogen provides big cuts in emissions

Existing engine designs can be modified to allow hydrogen injection. Enlarge / Diesel engines can be modified to burn a diesel-hydrogen mix. (credit: DjelicS) A team of engineers at the University of New South Wales (UNS.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 43 min. ago

Apple’s rumored car could cost the same as a Tesla Model S

A report on Tuesday suggests Apple has made significant changes to its plan for an autonomous car, while some elements have yet to be agreed upon......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 7th, 2022

Xiaomi Smart Band 7 Pro: smart, stylish, and affordable

There are so many wearables in the market today that it can be hard to choose which model is best suited for you. If you’re looking for something affordable, packed with features, and looks stylish, then perhaps the Xiaomi Smart Band 7 Pro could be.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsDec 7th, 2022

Meta needs explicit user consent to run personalized ads, EU watchdog rules

Meta may have to rethink its ad model (again) in the next month. Enlarge (credit: SOPA Images / Contributor | LightRocket) Meta has already been coping with a slump in ad revenue this year, and now a decision from Europe.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Rotten meat could be easier to detect thanks to new biosensor system

The supply chain that brings meat to market worldwide is highly complex and usually very efficient. But when disruptions in one part of the world can result in transportation delays an ocean and a continent away, meat spoilage becomes a very real ris.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Researcher creates algorithms to predict arsenic contamination in private wells

Despite the risks to human health, testing for arsenic isn't required for most private drinking wells in New Jersey. To help address this regulatory gap, a Rutgers researcher developed a machine learning model that can estimate arsenic contamination.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Using 3D metal-printing topological materials to manipulate full-vector elastic waves

A collaboration between Prof. Weiying Deng at South China University of Technology, Prof. Feng Li at Beijing Institute of Technology, and Prof. Zhengyou Liu at Wuhan University was recently published online in National Science Review. There is growin.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Genetic barriers, a warming ocean, and the uncertain future for an important forage fish

In the vast oceans, one would assume their inhabitants can travel far and wide and, as a result, populations of a species would mix freely. But this doesn't appear to be the case for a vital forage fish called the sand lance......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Estimating forest desiccation to better predict fire danger

Desiccation of tree foliage is a key factor in the spread of fires. However, during droughts, changes in the water content of forest canopies remain poorly understood. Scientists from INRAE and the CNRS have developed the first model to predict canop.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Clashing laws need to be fixed if Australians want to live in bushfire-prone areas, says researcher

It's almost bushfire season. Yes, even though floods are still racing through parts of eastern Australia. Fire conditions are above average including in inland New South Wales and Queensland......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

HomePod mini arrives in Finland, Norway, South Africa, Sweden

Sweden, Norway, Finland, and South Africa are finally getting the HomePod mini in December 2022, two years after the US launch.The caption reads "Colorful sound like never before," in Norwegian.Apple launched the HomePod mini in October 2020, with th.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Deals: Apple"s M1 MacBook Pro drops to $999, save up to $500

Pick up Apple's M1 MacBook Pro 13-inch for just $999, the lowest price available, or opt for a loaded model at $500 off.Get a MacBook Pro for $999.Are you in the market for a new laptop, but don't want to spend a fortune? Look no further than Apple's.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Find My misfire leads to SWAT raid on grandmother

A Denver detective is being sued after he led a SWAT raid on an elderly woman's home after Find My falsely pinged her home as a location of a stolen iPhone.On January 3, 2022, a truck was stolen from a Denver Hyatt hotel. According to the owner, it c.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Intel CEO to meet Taiwan partners

Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger will come to Taiwan before traveling to South Korea to meet the company's local partners, mainly those engaged in the PC and server industry supply chains, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

New research develops a model that optimizes political fairness for political redistricting

Political redistricting is a problem of national interest with consequences to electoral representation. It is a decennial process of redrawing the boundaries of congressional and state legislative districts, and can affect a wide range of stakeholde.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

December serving up baked Alaska and warming most of Arctic

Much of the Arctic is in a burst of freak December warming......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022