Climate tipping points are nearer than you think. Our new report warns of catastrophic risk

It's now almost inevitable that 2023 will be the warmest year ever recorded by humans, probably the warmest for at least 125,000 years......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgDec 7th, 2023

UK to quit "outdated" fossil fuel friendly treaty

The UK will join a string of European countries in leaving a controversial energy treaty that has allowed fossil fuel giants to sue governments over their climate policies, the government said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 42 min. ago

China may miss all key climate targets for 2025: report

China may miss all of its main climate goals for 2025, a new report showed Thursday, as the world's largest emitter increased its reliance on carbon-intensive industries to bolster a flagging economy......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 42 min. ago

Attack velocity surges with average breakout time down to only 62 minutes

The speed of cyberattacks continues to accelerate at an alarming rate, according to CrowdStrike. Adversaries increasingly exploit stolen credentials The speed of cyberattacks continues to accelerate at an alarming rate. The report indicates that the.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News8 hr. 14 min. ago

Winter drought grips southern Europe, northern Africa

Drought plaguing the Mediterranean has failed to recede over winter months that brought below-average rainfall, the EU's Copernicus Climate Change Service has reported, prompting water restrictions and state of emergency declarations......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 42 min. ago

New tool helps users track fruit-plant readiness for growing season

Purdue University's Midwestern Regional Climate Center (MRCC) has launched its new interactive chilling hours tool. Growers now can more closely monitor accumulated chilling hours, an important factor that tracks how long fruit plants have been expos.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 42 min. ago

Meta, Microsoft take on Apple and lobby EU to reject new App Store terms

Apple will be challenged by the EU over its App Store changes if Microsoft and Meta have their way. Meta and Microsoft are not about to just let Apple get away with "malicious compliance."According to a new report from the Financial Times, two.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News15 hr. 42 min. ago

Report: 75K loyal Redditors can snag shares before Reddit goes public

Reddit is expected to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange in March. Enlarge (credit: SOPA Images / Contributor | LightRocket) Thousands of the most dedicated Reddit users will have a chance to snag shares when the c.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News16 hr. 42 min. ago

The top 7 bestselling phone models of 2023 are all iPhones

Every currently sold iPhone makes the top seven, except the iPhone SE. Enlarge / The iPhone 14. (credit: Apple) Counterpoint has a new report on the top-selling phone models of 2023, and for the first time, the top seve.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News16 hr. 42 min. ago

Stop using rice to save your wet phone, Apple warns. What to do instead.

Stop putting wet phones in rice, Apple warns. Here’s why. As it turns out, the decades-old method of saving one's wet phone in rice isn't a good idea, according to Apple. A recent support document states that this hack actually makes things w.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 hr. 14 min. ago

Report: Galaxy Ring Unveiling Set for July, Features ECG and NFC Payments

Samsung was cheeky earlier this year when it teased the Galaxy Ring wearable for a half second at the end of its Galaxy S24 launch event. They told us nothing about the device. No launch date, no specs, no nada. In a recent report out of Samsung̵.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News17 hr. 14 min. ago

Net zero policy risks are making the poor poorer, says UK report

The poorest 40% of U.K. households will be most impacted by existing net zero policies, leading to further deprivation and exclusion, new research reveals......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 42 min. ago

Africa"s ice is disappearing: Tropical ice fields demonstrate speed of climate change

The few glaciers in Africa have long since become an important indicator of how rapidly and severely climate change is changing our planet. The ice on the high summits of the continent is rapidly disappearing, and Africa may lose its white peaks by t.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 42 min. ago

A plan to protect the biodiversity of US waters

Marine biodiversity is in crisis around the globe. Climate change, overfishing, habitat destruction and other extractive industries are causing species losses at an alarming rate. Scientists, managers, and governments are taking steps to protect mari.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 42 min. ago

Climate change could push bowhead whales to cross paths with shipping traffic

The population of bowhead whales that migrates between the Bering and Beaufort Seas each year is a conservation success story, with today's population nearing—if not exceeding—pre-commercial whaling numbers. But climate change is shifting the wha.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 42 min. ago

How global warming is reshaping winter life in Canada

As we begin to emerge out of yet another mild winter, Canadians are once again being reminded of just how acutely global warming has changed Canada's winter climate......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 hr. 14 min. ago

Overcoming barriers to climate-smart agriculture in South Asia

Despite the possibility of climate-smart agriculture improving food security, most CSA practices and technologies are not widely adopted in South Asia......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 hr. 14 min. ago

Potato plant radiation sensors could one day monitor radiation in areas surrounding power plants

While expanding nuclear energy production would provide carbon-free power and can help countries around the world meet their climate goals, nuclear energy could also come with some inherent risk. Radioactive pollution damages the environment, and it'.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 hr. 14 min. ago

Antibiotic use on Kenya"s dairy farms is putting consumers and animals at risk

Farmers often use antibiotics to keep their livestock healthy. They're sometimes used as "quick fixes", to avoid more costly management measures like regular disinfection, waste management, routine vaccination or provision of clean drinking water......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 hr. 14 min. ago

Prolific Redditors will get preferential access to Reddit shares in IPO plans – WSJ

Prolific Redditors are to be given preferential access to Reddit shares in the company’s initial public offering (IPO), according to a new report. The plan would see an as-yet-unknown proportion of the shares set aside for the 75,000 most active.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News21 hr. 14 min. ago

Bitsight empowers enterprises to secure the digital supply chain

Bitsight launched a fully-integrated Third-Party Risk Management solution to help enterprise risk and security leaders protect the digital supply chain. By combining Vendor Risk Management and Continuous Monitoring into a single platform, enterprise.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News21 hr. 14 min. ago