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Russian Arctic warming leads to major ice loss

Glaciers and ice caps in two archipelagos in the Russian Arctic are losing enough meltwater to fill nearly five million Olympic-size swimming pools each year, research shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgAug 2nd, 2021

Can sustainability standards effectively mitigate food system challenges?

While agrifood production is essential for feeding our growing global population, it can also contribute to environmental and social problems, including deforestation, biodiversity loss, poor or precarious labor conditions, and persistent poverty. Ce.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 24th, 2021

When a chromosome is lost: How do human cells react to monosomy?

Human cells are usually diploid—they contain two sets of chromosome. Cells in which one chromosome is missing from the duplicated chromosome set are generally not viable. For a long time, the mechanisms responsible for the loss of viability were un.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 24th, 2021

Best Black Friday Deals 2021: The Ultimate Shopping Guide

We track major online merchants and physical stores to bring you the best and latest news about upcoming Black Friday deals......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 24th, 2021

NASA satellites show how clouds respond to Arctic sea ice change

Clouds are one of the biggest wildcards in predictions of how much and how fast the Arctic will continue to warm in the future. Depending on the time of the year and the changing environment in which they form and exist, clouds can both act to warm a.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Dual action: RNA binding protein also binds DNA and acts as a damage sensor across the genome

Cancer is a devastating disease and is the second leading cause of death in the U.S. One of the hallmarks of cancer is genomic instability, or the tendency to accumulate mutations and damage to the DNA that leads to genome alterations during cell div.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

The Coastal Northeastern US is a global warming hotspot

New research, led by the University of Massachusetts Amherst reveals, for the first time, not only that the coastal Northeast—from Maine to Delaware—is heating faster than most regions of North America, but that this heating is linked to drastic.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Intensified water cycle slows down global warming, new study finds

A new study led by scientists at the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, in collaboration with scientists at Princeton University, shows that the intensification of global hydrological cycle drives more ocean.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Black Friday Deals 2021: The Ultimate Shopping Guide

We track major online merchants and physical stores to bring you the best and latest news about upcoming Black Friday deals......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Global ocean report shows unprecedented climate change impact, as Arctic registers record low ice levels

Arctic ice levels logged in the last two years have reached record lows, whilst per decade have—on average since 1979 to 2020—dropped by nearly 13%, a new vast report on the ocean worldwide shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

NASA finds 2021 Arctic summer sea ice 12th-lowest on record

Sea ice in the Arctic appears to have hit its annual minimum extent on Sept. 16, after waning in the 2021 Northern Hemisphere spring and summer. The summertime extent is the 12th-lowest in the satellite record, according to scientists at the NASA-sup.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Apple rolls major Safari redesign out to Macs ahead of Monterey release

There are some big changes, but you can roll back many of them. Enlarge / Safari's new look (and some light fixtures?) (credit: Apple) This week, Apple released Safari 15 for macOS Big Sur and Catalina. Among other things, the new update inclu.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Remembering Patrick DiJusto

We are deeply saddened by the loss of Patrick as a colleague. He was smart, funny and enthusiastic. Our thoughts and love go out to his family, and his partner, Emily Gertz. The post Remembering Patrick DiJusto appeared first on Make: DIY Projects.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Eliminating beef cattle pregnancy loss with CRISPR/Cas9 technology

Calves on the ground eventually mean dollars in the pocket and steaks in the meat case. It's the basics of the beef industry......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Kena Bridge Of Spirits On PS4 Has Major Bug When Wearing The Taro Mask

A major bug with the PS4 version of Kena Bridge of Spirits has been reported by players when wearing the Taro Mask. The post Kena Bridge Of Spirits On PS4 Has Major Bug When Wearing The Taro Mask appeared first on PlayStation Universe. Kena: Bri.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Predicting a riot: Social inequality leads to vandalism in experiments

Social inequality can incite collective violence in an experimental setting, finds a new study by UCL researchers......»»

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

The Sonos Roam speaker just got a major connectivity fix

Sonos has updated the software on its Sonos Roam portable speakers to address battery life and connection issues......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Googlers Protest Removal of Russian App as Bend To Government

Google employees have joined the slew of politicians and activists blasting the internet giant for pulling a voting app from Russia's opposition leader, a move critics say showed the company was caving in to the Kremlin. From a report: Staff members.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated 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

Climate: summer wildfires emit record amount of CO2

Wildfires in Siberia, North America and around the Mediterranean caused record levels of planet-warming CO2 emissions this summer, the EU's Earth monitoring service said Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021