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Food paradox answer shows how ocean life survives

Ocean predators cannot survive on average concentrations of food found in the water. Instead, they survive by exploiting small patches of food-rich areas peppered throughout the world's waterways......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgDec 1st, 2021

Google kills YouTube Originals, its original video content group

YouTube content group produced exclusive shows like Scare PewDiePie and Cobra Kai. Enlarge (credit: YouTube) Variety reports that Google's original video content group, YouTube Originals, is dead. The YouTube division was foun.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News12 hr. 20 min. ago

Intel may be working on specialized chip for mining Bitcoin

It appears that Intel may be venturing into cryptocurrency mining hardware. A new rumor shows that Intel may be working on a Bonanza Mine Bitcoin mining chip......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 52 min. ago

What’s new on Disney+ in February 2022

Disney+ has Star Wars and MCU content along with Pixar films, Disney Channel shows, and much more. Here's every new addition that you should be aware of......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 52 min. ago

How a contagious cancer spread among clams

A contagious blood cancer jumped from one species of clam to another and spread among clams living in the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea, shows a study published today in eLife......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 51 min. ago

Despite huge volcano blast, Tonga avoids widespread disaster

The blast from the volcano could be heard in Alaska, and the waves crossed the ocean to cause an oil spill and two drownings in Peru. The startling satellite images resembled a massive nuclear explosion......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 51 min. ago

Why did ocean productivity decline abruptly 4.6 million years ago?

By drilling deep down into sediments on the ocean floor researchers can travel back in time. A research team led from Uppsala University now presents new clues as to when and why a period often referred to as the 'biogenic bloom' came to an abrupt en.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 hr. 19 min. ago

Never before seen Nintendo hardware shows how it tests Switch cartridges

A journalist has shown how Nintendo inspects and authenticates Switch game cartridges......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Terrorists who use the internet are less successful

There is too much focus on online radicalisation, says Joe Whittaker, when this is just one of the factors that make someone become a terrorist. In fact, Whittaker's research shows that terrorists who use the internet are less successful in achieving.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Earth BioGenome Project begins genome sequencing in earnest

A global effort to map the genomes of all plants, animals, fungi and other microbial life on Earth, is entering a new phase as it moves from pilot projects to full-scale production sequencing. This new phase of the The Earth BioGenome Project, or EBP.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Shifting ocean closures best way to protect animals from accidental catch

Accidentally trapping sharks, seabirds, marine mammals, sea turtles and other animals in fishing gear is one of the biggest barriers to making fisheries more sustainable around the world. Marine protected areas—sections of the ocean set aside to co.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Researchers explore ways to make hatchery steelhead more like wild fish

Hatchery-raised steelhead trout have offspring that are good at gaining size under hatchery conditions but don't survive as well in streams as steelhead whose parents are wild fish, new research by Oregon State University shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Over 100 different species made this 2,200-year-old shipwreck home, study finds

Ship's ram from First Punic War serves as "ecological memory" of 2 millennia of underwater life. Enlarge / The ship's ram as it was found on the seabed off Sicily at a depth of nearly 90 m, covered in marine life. (credit: K. Egorov/SD.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

What is a whole-home mesh Wi-Fi network, and do you need one?

If you struggle with reliable Wi-Fi coverage at home, mesh networks may be the answer to your Wi-Fi woes......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

The best monitors for the Mac Mini

These are some of the best monitors for the Mac Mini. They help boost productivity and creativity and make watching movies and TV shows far more immersive......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

The best MacBook in 2022

With three MacBook models to choose from, which should you buy? Our guide examines the performance, battery life, design, and more to find your answer......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

Omicron Surge Shows Signs of Easing in States Hit Early by the Fast-spreading Variant

Following weeks of soaring infections, the latest Covid surge is showing signs of slowing in a handful of areas hit earliest by the omicron variant -- offering a glimmer of hope that this wave is starting to ease. From a report: The U.S. has reported.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

What will Apple call its VR headset? We might have an answer

Apple’s mixed-reality headset is coming, but its name has long been a mystery. Now, we might know what it could be called, and how much it might cost......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

Study nixes Mars life in meteorite found in Antarctica

A 4 billion-year-old meteorite from Mars that caused a splash here on Earth decades ago contains no evidence of ancient, primitive Martian life after all, scientists reported Thursday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 16th, 2022

Giant Lasers Simulate Exoplanet Cores, Prove They"re More Likely to Have Life

Slashdot reader vikingo9 writes, "By smashing a piece of iron to insanely high pressures, using a laser the size of a football stadium, a team of scientists led by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have discovered that exoplanets 4-6 times large.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

New Study of 1980s Mars Meteorite Debunks Proof of Ancient Life On Planet

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: A four billion-year-old meteorite from Mars that caused a splash here on Earth decades ago contains no evidence of ancient, primitive Martian life after all, scientists have said. In 1996, a NASA.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022