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How the Demise of Dinosaurs Led to the Rise of Snakes

The Cretaceous–Paleogene extinction killed 75 percent of all species—and prompted a snakesplosion of biodiversity......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredOct 20th, 2021

Predicting Great Lakes meteotsunamis with better modeling

Weather-induced tsunami events can cause water levels to rise two meters in 10 minutes. A new, improved forecasting model will help Great Lakes communities prepare and respond......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Vehicle-as-a-service platform optimizes fleet management and EV adoption: Interview with Autofleet

The rise of "mobility-as-a-service" or "vehicle-as-a-service," such as car rental services, car sharing, or ridesharing services, not only provides people with more alternative ways of commuting but also drives the transformation of fleet management.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Qisda expects medical care revenues to grow 30% in 2022

Qisda expects 2021 sales from medical care products made by affiliated BenQ Group and outside partners to increase 37% on year and to rise another 30% in 2022 thanks to new clients and products to be launched, according to company vice president Harr.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Growing carbon footprint for plastics

Plastics are useful, cheap and extremely popular. Global demand has quadrupled in the last forty years and is expected to continue to rise, with correspondingly negative consequences for the environment and human health. The public is generally aware.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2021

A dinosaur trove in Italy rewrites the history, geography and evolution of the ancient Mediterranean area

Italy is not exactly renowned for dinosaurs. In comparison to its excellent artistic and archaeological heritage, dinosaur fossils are very rare. Not surprisingly, the discovery of the first isolated dinosaurs in the early 1990s generated excitement,.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2021

Climate modeling confirms historical records showing rise in hurricane activity

When forecasting how storms may change in the future, it helps to know something about their past. Judging from historical records dating back to the 1850s, hurricanes in the North Atlantic have become more frequent over the last 150 years......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2021

Study links increasing air pollution to the rise of a type of lung cancer

An international team of scientists has linked increased air pollution to an uptick in cases of lung adenocarcinoma (LADC) worldwide. The same study also concluded an overall lower consumption of tobacco worldwide is statistically linked to less peop.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsDec 1st, 2021

What influences the rise of influencers?

A model to describe the formation of online communities and rise of influencers on social media platforms, based on the quality of user generated content, is reported in a study published in Nature Communications. The findings could improve our under.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 1st, 2021

Prices of cylindrical lithium cell to rise 5-15% in 2022

Cylindrical lithium battery cell prices will rise by 5-15% in the first quarter next year, following two-time price hikes this year, according to sources at battery module suppliers. Prices of cylindrical lithium cells have increased by 10-15% this y.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 1st, 2021

Responding to anti-Asian racism requires better info about the AAPI community and its needs

The recent rise of anti-Asian attacks across the U.S. has galvanized the community to build newfound alliances and resilience, with advocates working to increase reporting of hate incidents and developing strategies to fight anti-Asian racism, accord.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

Ancient lineage of algae found to include five "cryptic" species

All land plants originated from a single evolutionary event when freshwater algae got a foothold on land, giving rise to an astonishing biodiversity of plants on earth. However, the group of algae that would later give rise to land plants had already.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

3D-IC can ease the ongoing global chip shortage concerns: Interview with Cadence

The technological benefits that the 3D stacking of integrated circuits brings have the potential to ease the current chip shortage concerns, according to Cadence Design Systems. As demand for faster processors continues to rise worldwide, the 3D arch.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

Sentinel-6 returning most precise data ever on sea level

Sea-level rise is one of the most immediate consequences of climate change, as highlighted recently through urgent pleas from leaders of island nations at the COP26 summit. Global measures of sea-level rise are imperative to underpinning global polic.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

5 Tips for Juggling Back to Office

The remote working module has stayed for quite a while, two years to be precise. The data has determined that the performance curve has witnessed an ascending rise with time. Employees have excelled while functioning from the comfort of their homes......»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Waffer sees rising adoption of magnesium-aluminum alloy components in cars

Metal chassis maker Waffer Technology expects new energy vehicles' demand for magnesium-aluminum alloy-made compartment parts to rise, with them to be used mainly on vehicles' safety parts and internal brackets, according to company president David K.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

DDR3 chip prices to regain momentum in 1Q22

Niche-market DDR3 memory prices are poised to stop falling and begin to rise as early as the first quarter of 2022 and will be rising through 2023, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Study links increasing air pollution to the rise of a type of lung cancer

An international team of scientists, led by Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore), has linked increased air pollution to an uptick in cases of lung adenocarcinoma (LADC) worldwide. The same study also concluded an overall lower.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 26th, 2021

Tyntek to expand Si-based sensor chip production capacity by 30% in 2022

Tyntek will invest NT$600 million (US$21.5 million) to expand production capacity for Si-based sensor chips by 30% in 2022, with the revenue proportion for Si-based sensors expected to rise from 55% currently to over 60% in 2022, according to company.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsNov 26th, 2021

Loss of ancient grazers triggered a global rise in fires

From 50,000 years to 6,000 years ago, many of the world's largest animals, including such iconic grassland grazers as the woolly mammoth, giant bison, and ancient horses, went extinct. The loss of these grazing species triggered a dramatic increase i.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 25th, 2021

Enterprise Apps – Reinvent your Digital Application Portfolio

Enterprise Applications (EA) have become paramount to organizational success regardless of the size of the industry, type of deployment, and end-user industry. It has gained quite momentum in the last few years and is expected to rise exponentially i.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsNov 25th, 2021