One dead as heavy snow and record cold hit Japan

Tourists reveled in wintry scenes across Japan on Wednesday, as much of the country was blanketed by snow in a cold snap that has killed at least one person and disrupted travel......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgJan 25th, 2023

Best Buy is blowing out Apple"s MacBook Pro (24GB RAM, 1TB SSD) at $1,399

Best Buy is crushing the competition with a record-breaking price drop on Apple's loaded MacBook Pro 13-inch with 24GB of RAM and a 1TB SSD.Both Silver and Space Gray color options are eligible for the $600 cash discount, with My Best Buy Plus member.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News11 hr. 50 min. ago

Samsung"s gorgeous The Frame QLED TV crashes to a record low - save $1,000

Samsung's best-selling and gorgeous 75-inch The Frame QLED TV is $1,000 off, bringing the price down to a record low of $1,999.99......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News12 hr. 50 min. ago

Apple"s 2024 iPad & iPhone chip plan has been detailed in a new leak

A low-profile leaker with a very good track record has spelled out what they believe to be Apple's entire iPad chip plan and what chips they expect to see in the iPhone 16.Using iPad Pro and Apple PencilThe data spans multiple posts and products. Det.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News15 hr. 50 min. ago

Rocket Report: Astra warns of “imminent” bankruptcy; Falcon Heavy launch delay

"We’ve worked through a number of issues that delayed the launch from last summer." Enlarge / Static fire test of the Falcon 9 rocket that will launch the Crew 8 mission in early March. (credit: SpaceX) Welcome to Edit.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News15 hr. 50 min. ago

Energy-related carbon dioxide emissions hit record levels in 2023: IEA

Energy-related carbon dioxide emissions rose to a record level in 2023, but the growth slowed from previous years thanks to continued expansion of clean technologies, the International Energy Agency said Friday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 50 min. ago

Faulty warnings, deforestation turned Philippine rains "deadly": Study

Faulty warning systems, poverty and deforestation of mountains in the southern Philippines turned recent unseasonably heavy rains into deadly disasters, scientists said in a report Friday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 50 min. ago

Brown bears digging up artificial forests, study shows

Brown bears foraging for food in the Shiretoko Peninsula of Hokkaido, Japan, have been disrupting tree growth in artificial conifer forests, according to a new study published in Ecology. Researchers compared soil and tree samples from human-forested.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News22 hr. 50 min. ago

Odysseus lunar lander sends a ‘fitting farewell transmission’ to Earth

Intuitive Machines' record-breaking Odysseus lunar lander lost power on Thursday, though it may be in touch again soon......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 hr. 50 min. ago

Texas battling largest wildfire in its history

Texas emergency crews were struggling Thursday to contain the largest wildfire in the US state's history, with the blaze leaving at least one person dead and scorching a million acres as it raged out of control......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 1st, 2024

Stress of being outed to parents and caregivers: What are the mental health consequences?

In 2023, lawmakers across the U.S. introduced a record number of anti-LGBTQ+ bills. Although the 2024 legislative session has just begun, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is already tracking 429 bills, a figure on pace to surpass 2023 number.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

Blizzard warning of up to 10 feet of snow in the Sierra could make travel "dangerous to impossible"

A Pacific storm packing powerful winds and heavy snow is shaping up to be the strongest of the season, forecasters say, as it pushes toward California with potential blizzard conditions in the Sierra and up to 10 feet (3 meters) of snow in the mounta.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

5 underrated sci-fi movies that are perfect to watch for the winter

There are just a few more weeks of cold weather ahead, so snuggle up with these five underrated sci-fi movies that are perfect to watch for the winter......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

Rumored Apple Watch Ultra with micro LED might be dead

Apple is believed to be the unnamed customer whose sudden cancellation of orders for micro LED displays thought to be for the Apple Watch Ultra has caused ams Osram's shares to drop 40%.Apple Watch UltraNeither ams Osram nor Apple have ever confirmed.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

2023–24 El Niño likely to cause record-breaking average temperatures in some areas

Several areas of the globe—including the Bay of Bengal, the Philippines, and the Caribbean Sea—are likely to experience record-breaking average surface air temperatures in the year period up to June 2024 as a result of the ongoing El Niño phenom.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

Researchers discover a new plant species whose name tells a story

A new species and genus of fairy lantern, tiny glass-like white plants that feed on fungi, has been discovered in Japan. In a country known for its extensive flora research, the discovery of a new plant genus is extremely rare and has not occurred in.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

Ohio-built hydrogen Honda CR-V to start shipping to Japan

Honda's CR-V e:FCEV will use a hydrogen fuel cell powertrain jointly developed with General Motors and be assembled in Ohio for delivery this year to Japan and California......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

Don’t sleep on these one-of-a-kind games that launched in February

February didn't just give us heavy hitters like Final Fantasy VII Rebirth. Here are 8 totally unique games that launched this month......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

Nearly 3,000 fires in Brazilian Amazon in February, new record

Nearly 3,000 forest fires were registered in the Brazilian Amazon this month, the highest for any February since records began in 1999, and made more likely by climate change, according to experts......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

Apple Music launches new personal ‘Heavy Rotation’ mix, updated daily

Apple Music has launched a new personalized playlist feature today, with users noticing a new ‘Heavy Rotation’ mix in their Made for You section. Heavy Rotation features the songs you are listening to a lot, and the mix is a great way to blast.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

NYT: Apple held talks with Elon Musk about buying Tesla, planned to use Siri instead of a steering wheel for Apple Car

Yesterday, Bloomberg reported that the Apple Car project is officially dead after more than a decade of work. In a new story today, The New York Times shares additional details on the turmoil inside the Project Titan team, based on conversations with.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024