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Climate change increasingly a bipartisan issue in Florida

Belief in climate change among Florida Republicans has climbed to nearly 9 out of 10 adults, apparently trending upwards, according to a new analysis of five sequenced surveys since 2019 conducted by researchers at Florida Atlantic University. The cl.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgDec 1st, 2021

Uncovering the underlying patterns in contemporary evolution

Wild populations must continuously adapt to environmental changes or risk extinction. For more than fifty years, scientists have described instances of "rapid evolution" in specific populations as their traits (phenotypes) change in response to varyi.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News11 hr. 13 min. ago

"Rivers" in the sky likely to drench East Asia under climate change

It's been becoming more and more clear that global warming means more than just warmer temperatures. Extreme weather events are becoming more frequent and more intense in many different parts of the world, creating an urgent need to predict and prepa.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 13 min. ago

Humans are adapting to climate change, but not quickly enough, according to new research

The evidence is overwhelming: climate change is here, and with it come catastrophes, soaring costs, migration and now, in the face of reality, human adaptation. Across the globe, people are learning to live with a climate that is unlike the one they.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 13 min. ago

China shifting GM policy to grow more corn, soybean

China's status as the world's largest importer of soybean and corn for animal feed is expected to change once it approves new regulations to allow the planting of genetically modified (GM) seeds which will boost domestic production of these crops. Th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 13 min. ago

4 takeaways from Microsoft’s Activision Blizzard bombshell

Microsoft's plans to acquire Activision Blizzard will entirely change the gaming landscape. Here's what you need to know......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 14 min. ago

Climate change threatens future Winter Olympics

Climate change will limit where the Winter Olympics can be held as winter changes across the Northern Hemisphere, according to a study by an international team of researchers led by the University of Waterloo......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News18 hr. 41 min. ago

A Project to Count Climate Crisis Deaths Has Surprising Results

Climate change is already killing people, but countries don’t have an easy way to count those deaths. A new project might change that......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated News21 hr. 41 min. ago

Almost 800 subglacial lakes cataloged for first time in new global inventory

The world's first inventory of subglacial lakes has been compiled by an international team led by the University of Sheffield, providing researchers with a comprehensive directory of where the lakes are and how they are changing in a warming climate......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Study finds national and international frameworks are imperative for implementing nature-based solutions in Asia

Recognized by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), the term "nature-based solutions" (NbS) refers to those that bring together human well-being, environmental sustainabil.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

UK government: 4°C warming by 2100 "can"t be ruled out"

As required by the Climate Change Act 2008, the government has today submitted the Third UK Climate Change Risk Assessment (CCRA3) to Parliament......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

OR and EVLOMO collaborate to roll out 150kW DC super-fast charging stations in Thailand

Thailand's leading fuel retailer, OR (part of PTT Group, Thailand's government-owned petrochemical company) announced further collaboration with Florida-based EVLOMO to expand Thailand's electric vehicle (EV) charging network......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

How to change your Gmail name

There could be multiple instances that could lead to you to changing your name on Gmail. We have developed a short guide for those of you who wish to do so......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

Google, Amazon, Meta and Microsoft Weave a Fiber-Optic Web of Power

To say that Big Tech controls the internet might seem like an exaggeration. Increasingly, in at least one sense, it's literally true. From a report: The internet can seem intangible, a post-physical environment where things like viral posts, virtual.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

Amazon Rows Back on Threat To Stop Accepting UK-issued Visa Cards

Amazon appears to have rowed back from a public threat to end support for Visa payments in the UK in a dispute over payment fees. From a report: The ecommerce giant sent an email to users of Amazon.co.uk today informing them that the "expected change.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

QFN packaging increasingly adopted for B2B networking chips

Taiwan suppliers of B2B networking chips are moving to adopt QFN technology for packing their products amid the growing shortage of substrates for FC (flip-chip) production, increasing business opportunities for their local backend partners including.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

NASA raises issue of dwindling astronaut numbers

As NASA looks toward expanding its crewed trips to space, the agency has voiced concerns over a possible lack of astronauts to help fulfill the missions......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

How to Prepare for Climate Change"s Most Immediate Impacts

The effects of the climate crisis are happening right now. From natural disasters to supply chain shortages, here's how to cope......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsJan 16th, 2022

Last nine years all among 10 hottest-ever, says US

The nine years spanning 2013-2021 all rank among the 10 hottest on record, according to an annual report a US agency released Thursday, the latest data underscoring the global climate crisis......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

5G’s big players make bold, exciting predictions for 2022

Digital Trends asked many of the big players in 5G tech to predict how it will change and influence our lives during 2022, and the responses are exciting......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

Old Climate Clues Shed New Light on History

Historians are reexamining eras of social turmoil and linking them to volcanic eruptions, prolonged droughts, and other disturbances in the natural world......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022