Childhood volunteering encourages future voting in elections, study shows

Childhood volunteering encourages those from politically disengaged homes to go on and vote when they are older, a major new study shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgMar 16th, 2023

Roadblocks and speed limits: Geoscientists study Alaska"s Denali fault

The 1,200-mile-long Denali Fault stretches in an upward arc from southwestern Alaska and the Bering Sea eastward to western Canada's Yukon Territory and British Columbia. The long-lived and active strike-slip fault system, which slices through Denali.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 29 min. ago

How well toxic elements leach out of coal ash depends on the ash"s nanoscale composition, shows study

Everyone knows that burning coal causes air pollution that is harmful to the climate and human health. But the ash left over can often be harmful as well......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 29 min. ago

How much cobalt can be mined in the US? Study examines domestic mining site in Idaho

A new study published in Geology evaluates the potential for cobalt extraction from the Idaho Cobalt Belt (ICB) of east-central Idaho, using a detailed study of the Iron Creek deposit. The ICB hosts the second-largest known domestic resource of the c.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 29 min. ago

Research shows real-world value of strategy courses for MBA students

More than 100,000 Master of Business Administration students graduate each year in the United States, and all of them take at least one strategy course. Even so, little is known about the effects of the degree's most popular course offering......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 29 min. ago

Preliminary evidence of anticoagulant rodenticide exposure in American kestrels in the Western US

American kestrels are a beloved raptor species experiencing a troubling decline, and our use of rodenticides is not helping. According to a new study published in the Journal of Raptor Research, adult kestrels sampled in and around the Salt Lake City.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 29 min. ago
Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 29 min. ago

How to prepare your Mac for macOS Sonoma with CleanMyMac X

Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference has officially kicked off, and we’ve now seen the future of macOS with the new macOS Sonoma release. While macOS Sonoma won’t officially be out until later this fall, early adopters like us are ready to l.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News2 hr. 28 min. ago

1Password introduces two new passkey features to promote passwordless future

1Password begins to offer customers the ability to save and sign into online accounts with passkeys. This summer, early adopters can begin unlocking their 1Password account with a passkey. “Our mission is to help people safeguard their digital.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News2 hr. 28 min. ago

Apple Vision Pro developer kits will be made available eventually, and to a select crowd

Developers will be able to apply for an Apple Vision Pro developer kit, but no details are available yet.Apple Vision ProApple's next platform is spatial computing, and the Apple Vision Pro is the first step into that future. Developers will need to.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News2 hr. 28 min. ago

Study suggests long-lived tree species play greater role in generating genetic diversity

A study of the relationship between the growth rate of tropical trees and the frequency of genetic mutations they accumulate suggests that older, long-lived trees play a greater role in generating and maintaining genetic diversity than short-lived tr.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 57 min. ago

Where to watch all the Transformers movies and TV shows

Before Transformers: Rise of the Beasts hits theaters, catch up on the essential Transformers movies and TV shows......»»

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Study models geomagnetic field shielding over the last 100,000 years

New models of how the geomagnetic field that shields the Earth's atmosphere from cosmic rays has changed over tens of thousands of years can help us understand how the climate has changed over a similar timescale......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News3 hr. 57 min. ago

Researchers create tool to improve the forecasting of extreme rain events

Driven by global warming, the emerging climate crisis has in recent years included a rise in the frequency and intensity of extreme rain events, leading to loss of life and of property. A new research study, led by Dr. Assaf Hochman and by doctoral s.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News3 hr. 57 min. ago

The world"s first flowers were pollinated by insects, says new study

Plants existed on Earth for hundreds of millions of years before the first flowers bloomed. But when flowering plants did evolve, more than 140 million years ago, they were a huge evolutionary success......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News4 hr. 57 min. ago

Social media "trust" or "distrust" buttons could reduce spread of misinformation

The addition of "trust" and "distrust" buttons on social media, alongside standard "like" buttons, could help to reduce the spread of misinformation, finds a new experimental study led by University College London (UCL) researchers......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News4 hr. 57 min. ago

"Managing your boss" can lead to good working relationships with managers, research reveals

Research from Florida International University's College of Business (FIU Business) shows that a key way to foster trust, loyalty and better results in the workplace involves employees learning how to manage their bosses......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News4 hr. 57 min. ago

Study that challenged validity of elemental analysis leads to scientific journals changing guidelines

In 1923, Austrian chemist Fritz Pregl was awarded the Nobel Prize in chemistry for his contributions to quantitative microanalysis as it became an essential tool to determine the elements present in a sample or compound. In chemistry, this technique.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News4 hr. 57 min. ago

How activity in outer space will affect regional inequalities in the future

Science fiction has always been a tool for processing life on Earth. Norwegian sci-fi expert Karl Kristian Swane Bambini has said that the space-bound genre is well placed to "interrogate and reimagine real-world economic disparities"......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News4 hr. 57 min. ago

Study shows need for more female STEM leadership

Despite efforts to diversify the fields of science, technology, engineering and math, new research from the University of Georgia suggests that women remain underrepresented in STEM fields in federal jobs......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News4 hr. 57 min. ago

Ford hires Whirlpool executive Liz Door as chief supply chain officer

The automaker, which saw its suppler relations score plummet in a recent study, said it has hired Liz Door, a sourcing executive at Whirlpool......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News6 hr. 57 min. ago