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China"s Mars Rover Finds Hints of Catastrophic Floods

Radar images from the Zhurong rover reveal clues to the history of a largely unexplored region.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamSep 29th, 2022

Where did the Earth"s oxygen come from? New study hints at an unexpected source

The amount of oxygen in the Earth's atmosphere makes it a habitable planet......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News46 min. ago

Two thirds of Australian authors are women. Our new research finds they earn just $18,200 from their writing

Most Australian book authors do not earn enough income from their creative practice to make ends meet. They rely on other jobs and other support, such as a partner's income......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News46 min. ago

The Chinese protests are about politics and freedom, but they are also about what COVID might do if it is let loose now

While a lot of attention has been given to the unprecedented protests in China about the "dynamic zero COVID" policy, not much has been written about the wider political context, and particularly the young people leading the protests......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News46 min. ago

NASA Awards ICON $57 Million Contract For "Lunar Surface Construction System"

NASA has established a multi-million dollar contract with a 3D printing construction company to invest in "space-based construction" for the Moon and Mars. NASA has.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News2 hr. 13 min. ago

Kuo: Apple to ship 15-20 million fewer iPhone 14 Pro models than expected in Q4

After COVID-19 lockdowns and labor protests at the largest iPhone factory in Zhengzhou, China, Apple is expected to ship up to 20 million fewer iPhone 14 Pro models than it was first expected, said reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo in his latest pr.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News2 hr. 13 min. ago

China links COVID outbreak to man’s jog through a park; scientists skeptical

The man reportedly infected 39 people in one outdoor jog through a park. Enlarge / Runner in Shanghai, China. (credit: Getty| Avalon) In the early morning of August 16, a 41-year-old man in China's southwest-central mu.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 13 min. ago

Live fast, avoid extinction: Fast-lived species may be more resilient to human influences

Animals that live fast—that is, frequent or abundant reproduction and short lifespans—are more resilient to human-driven land use changes than those with slow life-histories, finds a new study led by UCL researchers......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 45 min. ago

Factors influencing seasonal and spatial patterns of airborne particulate matter concentration in northeast China

Particulate matter (PM), or atmospheric particulate matter, are microscopic particles of solid or liquid matter suspended in the air which adversely affect human health. Sources of urban particulate matter (UPM) can be natural or anthropogenic (e.g.,.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 45 min. ago

Rural educators struggle to meet student mental health with limited resources, study finds

Educators in Maine's rural schools are struggling to meet the mental and emotional needs of their students due to a lack of resources, and institutional support, according to a new study from the University of Maine......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 45 min. ago

Developing sliding nanomechanical resonators

In a recent study published in Nature Communications, a research team led by Prof. Guo Guangcan from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences developed nanomechanical resonators based on a graphene s.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 45 min. ago

Hiring stars on the field or at the office can pay off, study finds

While most of the world has been fixated on the upsets, political drama and on-field heroics at the 2022 FIFA World Cup tournament in Qatar, it's also been the perfect time for players to impress scouts from major clubs with holes in their rosters......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 45 min. ago

Perseverance may have found new evidence of organic compounds on Mars

A new study published in the journal Science has uncovered new evidence of possible organic compounds on Mars. The discovery is just one of several discoveries that Perseverance and NASA’s Curiosity Rover have made on the Red Planet, which could pa.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News4 hr. 13 min. ago

Apple Watch Series 8 accounted for half of smartwatch market in Q3 2022

The global smartwatch market grew in 2022, with Apple accounting for roughly half of overall shipments thanks to strong sales of the Apple Watch Series 8.Apple Watch Series 8The latest analysis from Counterpoint finds that Apple saw growth of 48% yea.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News5 hr. 13 min. ago

China links COVID outbreak to man’s jog through a park; Scientists skeptical

The man reportedly infected 39 people in one outdoor jog through a park. Enlarge / Runner in Shanghai, China. (credit: Getty| Avalon) In the early morning of August 16, a 41-year-old man in China's southwest-central mu.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News5 hr. 13 min. ago

Researchers develop highly CO-tolerant fuel cell anode catalyst

In a study published in Angewandte Chemie International Edition., a research team, led by Prof. Gao Minrui and Prof. Yang Qing from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), developed a new catalyst with excellent CO-tolerance and a l.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News6 hr. 13 min. ago

Study finds pay practices, job barriers to blame for women making less than men

Despite advances in gender equality, women still earn less than men in all advanced, industrialized societies. Who—or what—is to blame? A new 15-country study led by Andrew Penner at the University of California, Irvine, divides fault evenly betw.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News6 hr. 13 min. ago

iPhone 14 Pro supply is improving, but Christmas deliveries seem impossible

Getting an iPhone 14 Pro for Christmas will be a miracle at this point. The new lockdowns in China impacted production in early November. At the time, you could still place an order with Apple and get a comfortable delivery estimate. But shipping tim.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News7 hr. 13 min. ago

Who"s next? Chinese EVs drive Stellantis" Jeep off the road

Stellantis' factory capacity utilization in China is estimated to fall to 13 percent in 2022 from 43 percent in 2017, LMC says, while other mainstream automakers, including VW, GM, Ford, Mitsubishi and Hyundai, have also seen plant usage decline in t.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 45 min. ago

Toyota exceeds target as Oct. global production rises 23%

Toyota continues to face supply chain disruptions as China battles COVID-19 outbreaks and implements restrictions and lockdowns......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 45 min. ago

Apple to lose 6 million iPhone Pros from tumult at China plant

Turmoil at Apple Inc.'s key manufacturing hub of Zhengzhou is likely to result in a production shortfall of close to 6 million iPhone Pro units this year, according to a person familiar with assembly operations......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News12 hr. 13 min. ago