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Climate change could lead to a dramatic temperature-linked decrease in essential omega-3 fatty acids

The effects of global climate change already are resulting in the loss of sea ice, accelerated sea level rise, and longer and more intense heat waves, among other threats......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekJun 23rd, 2022

Researchers use AI to detect new family of genes in gut bacteria

Using artificial intelligence, UT Southwestern researchers have discovered a new family of sensing genes in enteric bacteria that are linked by structure and probably function, but not genetic sequence. The findings, published in PNAS, offer a new wa.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News12 hr. 41 min. ago

The Forgiven review: A familiar journey worth making

Ralph Fiennes and Jessica Chastain lead an incredible ensemble of actors in The Forgiven, an observant but slight new social satire......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 13 min. ago

Scientists investigate temperature effect on semiconductor optical amplifiers

The effect of temperature on the performance of the semiconductor optical amplifiers (SOAs) is an important research point. Amer Kotb and his colleagues from the Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics and Physics of the Chinese Academy of Scie.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

"Not all is lost" in climate change fight after Supreme Court limits EPA"s regulatory power

The Supreme Court Thursday issued a ruling limiting the Environmental Protection Agency's ability to regulate carbon emissions from power plants......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Study reveals an unprecedented change in Europe"s fire regime

A study reveals an unprecedented change in the fire regime in Europe which is related to climate change. The affected areas are in Southern, Central and Northern Europe but this historical change in Europe's fire regime is more intense in the Mediter.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Review of technologies that boost potential for carbon dioxide conversion to useful products

The excessive emission of greenhouse gases, especially carbon dioxide, is rapidly raising the average global temperature. Capturing the carbon dioxide and converting it to useful fuels and chemicals can be an ideal way to reduce carbon dioxide concen.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Research shows need to improve prediction of Arctic melt ponds

New research shows two widely used computer models that predict summer melt pond formation on sea ice greatly overestimate their extent, a key finding as scientists work to make accurate projections about Arctic climate change......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Environmental justice advocates slam Supreme Court ruling

The Supreme Court decision to limit how the Environmental Protection Agency regulates carbon dioxide emissions from power plants could make an already grave situation worse for those affected most by climate change and air pollution, advocates say......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Ubisoft to raise awareness for climate change by burning in-game maps

Ubisoft has announced it will host events in Riders Republic and Skull and Bones to raise awareness on climate change......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Historical irrigation leaves long-lasting legacies on the prairie

A hallmark of environmental science is understanding how ecosystems respond to global change. Much of this research focuses on short-term ecosystem responses, such as how an ecosystem responds to a sudden onset of drought. But previous conditions can.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Decrease in CO2 emissions during pandemic shutdown shows it is possible to reach Paris Agreement goals

An international team of researchers has found that the sudden drop in CO2 emissions during the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic demonstrates that it is possible to reduce emissions enough to meet the 1.5 degrees Celsius global temperature increas.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

New report examines people"s attitudes to climate change and how this translates into action

A new report has taken an in-depth look at the U.K. public's attitudes to climate change—and how this might translate into action......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Birds warned of food shortages by neighbor birds change physiology and behavior to prepare

Songbirds learning from nearby birds that food supplies might be growing short respond by changing their physiology as well as their behavior, research by the Oregon State University College of Science shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Which rules evolutionary change: Life or climate?

The fossil record over the last half a billion years shows biodiversity as a zigzagging pattern of species births and extinctions. For decades scientist have attempted to answer the question: Which rules supreme—life or the environment? To explain.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Walking a tightrope (2): Climate risks

According to the Global Risk Report published by the World Economic Forum (WEF) in 2020 and 2021, if the global temperature rises by 1.5 degrees Celsius by 2030, wildfires, storms, and famine will follow......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor introduces integrated buck regulator module

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor (AOS), a designer, developer, and global supplier of a broad range of power semiconductors, power ICs, and digital power products announced the release of an integrated buck module......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

iFixit tears down the 13-inch MacBook Pro with M2, finds it near identical to M1

The 13-inch MacBook Pro wasn't redesigned when it gained the M2 processor, and the latest iFixit teardown shows exactly how little did change.iFixit found the 13-inch MacBook Pro with M2 nearly identical to the M1 modelAt a glance, the external casin.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

The Supreme Court Is Jeopardizing Federal Climate Action

The court’s decision in West Virginia v. EPA doesn’t go as far as some climate activists feared it might. But it’s a road map for future challenges......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

US Supreme Court limits government powers to curb greenhouse gases

The US Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the government's key environmental agency cannot issue broad limits on greenhouse gases, sharply curtailing the power of President Joe Biden's administration to battle climate change......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Quantifying global ocean inhomogeneity and exploring its evolution in climate change

The ocean is intrinsically inhomogeneous in temperature and salinity. This inhomogeneity fundamentally influences physical and biogeochemical processes of oceans, causing mixing of water masses, and shaping three-dimensional geostrophic circulations......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022