Fires rage across southern Europe, forcing hundreds to evacuate

Dozens of villages were evacuated in tourist hotspots in southern Turkey on Sunday as wildfires that have claimed eight lives raged for a fifth day, while blazes also hit Greece, Italy and Spain......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgAug 2nd, 2021

On course for healthier, more sustainable soil

If we want to transition to a greener, healthier and more climate resilient Europe, it is important to ensure our soils are in good condition. However, the quality of soils is worsening because of unsustainable management practices, depletion of reso.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 hr. 38 min. ago

Image: Calabria, Italy, from space

Calabria is a region in southern Italy, famous for its irregular shape that stretches from north to south for around 250 km—separating the Tyrrhenian Sea to the west and the Ionian Sea to the east. The region covers an area of around 15,000 sq km (.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 hr. 38 min. ago

Exchange/Outlook autodiscover bug exposed 100,000+ email passwords

A flaw in the Autodiscover protocol can expose email passwords to third parties. Enlarge / If you own the right domain, you can intercept hundreds of thousands of innocent third parties' email credentials, just by operating a standard webserver......»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Europe will require USB-C chargers. Apple isn"t happy

The European Union proposed new rules on Thursday that will make USB-C ports standard on smartphones, tablets, cameras, phones, portable speakers and handheld video game systems......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Electoral cycles influence destruction of Atlantic rainforest areas in southern and southeastern Brazil

A study conducted at the University of São Paulo (USP) in Brazil, and reported in an article published in the journal Conservation Letters, shows that destruction of the Atlantic Rainforest increases in election years......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Recording Roman resource exploitation and urban collapse

For hundreds of years, Carthage—the Phoenician city-state in North Africa—flourished, establishing itself as a robust trade empire with widespread colonies. As the Carthaginian and Roman empires expanded their reach across Mediterranean Europe an.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Early Homo sapiens groups in Europe faced subarctic climates

Using oxygen stable isotope analysis of tooth enamel from animals butchered by humans at the site of Bacho Kiro Cave, Bulgaria, Max Planck researchers show that human groups belonging to an early wave of dispersal of our species into Europe were face.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Best Buy shoppers are obsessed with this $40 air fryer — here’s why

With a rating of nearly 5 stars across hundreds of reviews, the Bella Pro Series air fryer is a favorite of Best Buy shoppers. Learn why here!.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Canaries volcano razes hundreds of buildings as lava creeps to sea

A vast wall of molten lava creeping down the slopes of Spain's La Palma island has now destroyed 320 buildings, as distraught residents watched the flow inching towards the sea on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Mitigating the impacts of extreme rainfall events in a changing climate

Torrential rainfall quickly transformed New York City's streets and expressways into rivers and lakes on Wednesday night September 2, 2021, shutting down the entire metro system (the first time since Hurricane Sandy) and forcing traffic throughout th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Comcast’s new XiOne streaming boxes to hit U.S., parts of Europe

Comcast has introduced new XiOne streaming boxes intended for Xfinity Flex in the United States and Sky Q in Germany and Italy......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Melbourne earthquake: What exactly happened, and what"s the best way to stay safe from aftershocks?

A magnitude 5.8 earthquake has struck about 115 kilometers east of Melbourne in Victoria, causing damage to buildings and forcing residents to evacuate across the city. The quake, which started near Woods Point at a depth of 12km, was also felt in Sy.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

EXPLAINER: Wide dangers ahead for Spanish volcanic island

A small Spanish island in the Atlantic Ocean is struggling days after a volcano erupted, forcing the evacuation of thousands of people, and authorities are warning that more dangers from the explosion lie ahead......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

FBI Held Back Ransomware Decryption Key From Businesses To Run Operation Targeting Hackers

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Washington Post: The FBI refrained for almost three weeks from helping to unlock the computers of hundreds of businesses and institutions hobbled by a major ransomware attack this summer, even though the b.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

T-Mobile announces expanded 5G Home Internet access across southern U.S.

T-Mobile expands 5G Home Internet coverage into 51 new U.S. areas, specifically focusing on southern states. Find out if you're able to sign up......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Dashcam detective work leads to recovery of space rocks from fireball over Slovenia

On 28 February 2020, at 10:30 CET, hundreds of people across Slovenia, Croatia, Italy, Austria and Hungary observed a bright ball of light hurtling across the morning sky. This delivery of rocks from a distant asteroid to the fields and villages of s.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

$5.9 million ransomware attack on farming co-op may cause food shortage

Attack on US farming provider NEW Cooperative may disrupt the food supply chain. Enlarge (credit: Raphael Rychetsky) Iowa-based provider of agriculture services NEW Cooperative Inc. has been hit by a ransomware attack, forcing it to take its s.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Get ready for "hundreds" of game demos and previews during Steam Next Fest

The Steam Game Festival might have a new name, but it will still feature plenty of games previews and demos for players to try during the week-long event. Now called Steam Next Fest, the late-year games festival offers developers the chance to show o.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Firefighters race to protect giant sequoias in California fires

Hundreds of firefighters were battling to protect several groves of giant sequoias in the United States on Monday, warning the enormous ancient trees were at risk from out-of-control blazes......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Biden launches plan to address "silent killer": extreme heat

The Biden administration is moving to protect workers and communities from extreme heat after a dangerously hot summer that spurred an onslaught of drought-worsened wildfires and caused hundreds of deaths from the Pacific Northwest to hurricane-ravag.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsSep 20th, 2021