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Cafe, croissant, worms? EU agency says worms safe to eat

The vaunted Mediterranean diet and the French "bon gout" are getting some competition: The European Union's food safety agency says worms are safe to eat......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgJan 13th, 2021

FDA blindsided as Trump Admin cripples agency on its way out

It's “a full-frontal assault on public health," one official said. Enlarge / Stephen Hahn, commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration. (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) The US Food and Drug Administration is under siege from the Trump A.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News18 hr. 37 min. ago

Fired GitHub employee who warned co-workers about Nazis is seeking legal counsel

On the day a violent mob of Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol, a worried GitHub employee warned his co-workers in the D.C. area to be safe. After making a comment in Slack saying, “stay safe homies, Nazis are about,” a fellow employee too.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News19 hr. 37 min. ago

NSA Warns Against Using DoH Inside Enterprise Networks

The US National Security Agency has published this week a guide on the benefits and risks of encrypted DNS protocols, such as DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH), which have become widely used over the past two years. From a report: The US cybersecurity agency warn.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News22 hr. 9 min. ago

US grid will see 80 percent of its new capacity go emission-free

Plans also call for the first new nuclear plant in years. Enlarge (credit: US EIA) Earlier this week, the US Energy Information Agency (EIA) released figures on the new generating capacity that's expected to start operating over the course of.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 15th, 2021

NASA Says 2020 Tied for Hottest Year on Record

Meanwhile NOAA put the year just behind 2016 in the charts, but it was remarkably hot by either agency’s measure -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsJan 15th, 2021

NHTSA seeks input on updates to new-vehicle evaluation program

The safety agency's planned updates to the program involve the testing of four advanced driver-assistance systems: lane-keeping support, pedestrian automatic emergency braking, blind-spot warning and blind-spot intervention......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Confusion over WhatsApp’s new T&Cs triggers privacy warning from Italy

Confusion over an update to Facebook-owned chat platform WhatsApp’s terms and conditions has triggered an intervention by Italy’s data protection agency. The Italian GPDP said today it has contacted the European Data Protection Board (EDP.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Accounting for the gaps in ancient food webs

If you want to understand an ecosystem, look at what the species within it eat. In studying food webs—how animals and plants in a community are connected through their dietary preferences—ecologists can piece together how energy flows through an.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

The best Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra cases and covers

The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra is here, and it's a powerful stunner. But you'll want to keep it safe. Here are some of the best Galaxy S21 Ultra cases and covers......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

NASA"s Juno mission expands into the future

NASA has authorized a mission extension for its Juno spacecraft exploring Jupiter. The agency's most distant planetary orbiter will now continue its investigation of the solar system's largest planet through September 2025, or until the spacecraft's.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Tesla asked to recall 158,000 cars over safety concerns

The failing media control units could increase the risk of a crash, a US safety agency says......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Tesla asked to recall vehicles over touchscreen safety issue

The U.S. auto safety agency has asked Tesla to recall 158,000 Model S and Model X vehicles due to an issue with the touchscreen that could compromise safety......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Safe graphene battery won’t unexpectedly burst into flames like lithium-ion

Graphene is one seriously exciting material. Its next trick could be powering the next generation of batteries......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

NHTSA asks Tesla to recall 158,000 vehicles for touchscreen failures

The safety agency said the issue could result in the loss of rear-camera image display when in reverse and reduced rear visibility when backing up......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Make:cast – Scott Swaaley – Engineer, Educator & Entrepreneur

Subscribe to Make:cast on Itunes or Google Podcasts. You can also find it on Spotify, Deezer, Podcast Addict, PodChaser and Spreaker. A list of previous episodes of Make:cast can be found here. Scott Swaaley of Make Safe Tools As a maker, San Diego-n.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

EPA Raises Barriers To Climate-Change Rules

The Environmental Protection Agency is creating higher barriers for regulating the emissions that contribute to climate change, setting new rules that effectively block the federal government from imposing new restrictions on several heavy industries.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 13th, 2021

UK Nuclear Spacecraft Could Halve Time of Journey To Mars

British spacecraft could travel to Mars in half the time it now takes by using nuclear propulsion engines built by Rolls-Royce under a new deal with the UK Space Agency. From a report: The aerospace company hopes nuclear-powered engines could help as.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 13th, 2021

Cafe, croissant, worms? EU agency says worms safe to eat

The vaunted Mediterranean diet and the French "bon gout" are getting some competition: The European Union's food safety agency says worms are safe to eat......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 13th, 2021

International operation brings down dark web"s largest marketplace

The European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation (Europol) writes that DarkMarket had almost 500,000 users, more than 2,400 sellers, and over 320,000 transactions. It had also seen over 4,65 Bitcoin and 12,800 Monero transferred, equal to ar.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 13th, 2021

Scientist develops method to find toxic chemicals in drinking water

Most consumers of drinking water in the United States know that chemicals are used in the treatment processes to ensure the water is safe to drink. But they might not know that the use of some of these chemicals, such as chlorine, can also lead to th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2021