Satellite-tracking of whale sharks offered insight into their migratory and feeding behavior

The largest fish in the ocean is a globe-trotter that can occasionally be found basking in the coastal waters of the Panamanian Pacific. However, little more is known about the habits of the whale shark (Rhincodon typus) in the region. By satellite-t.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgJul 2nd, 2022

Subsurface water on Mars defy expectations: Physics connects seismic data to properties of rocks and sediments

A new analysis of seismic data from NASA's Mars InSight mission has revealed a couple of surprises......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News4 hr. 56 min. ago

Bird behavior influenced by human activity during COVID-19 lockdowns

For humans, the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic were a stressful time, marked by fear, isolation, canceled plans and uncertainty. But for birds that inhabit developed areas of the Pacific Northwest, the reduction in noise and commotion from pande.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News4 hr. 56 min. ago

SpaceX denied nearly $900 million in broadband subsidies

In a high-stakes decision, federal regulators announced Wednesday that SpaceX will not receive nearly $900 million in subsidies that the company was awarded in December, citing the fact that its satellite-based service is "still developing technology.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News18 hr. 23 min. ago

Tracking invasive plants from space

Invasive plant species do more than harm agriculture and native species as they reshape landscapes. They also cause economic losses of more than $20 billion annually in the U.S. alone. Identifying where and how quickly invasive plants are spreading i.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 21 min. ago

"Fall" review: Vultures are the sharks of the sky in tense thriller

From the producers of 47 Meters Down comes another horror movie that urges audiences to feel smugly superior for choosing channel surfing over extreme sports. This time, our pair of plucky heroines aren't swimming with sharks. They're scaling a dilap.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Galaxy Watch 5 Pro is Here with Galaxy Watch 5 and the Upgrades are Nice

Like the Fold 4 and Flip 4, Samsung has announced the Galaxy Watch 5 and Galaxy Watch 5 Pro, their newest watches with upgrades in several areas. These new watches offer bigger batteries, more accurate health tracking, more storage, and for the first.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Are animal migrations social?

Migratory animals include a wide range of species—from tiny insects to the world's largest marine mammals. To achieve their journeys, migrants must walk, swim, or fly, often traversing complex landscapes that requires many choices about where, when.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

NASA’s DART Craft Could Leave Asteroid ‘Unrecognizable’: Study

With a diameter of just 560 feet (170 meters), NASA expected DART's 500-kilogram impactor to leave a crater and affect the satellite's orbit around the larger Didymos. Not so, says the new study. The post NASA̵.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Beluga whale lost in French river euthanized during rescue

A beluga whale that became a French celebrity after a wrong turn took it up the Seine River had to be euthanized Wednesday after experiencing health complications during an urgent rescue operation, authorities said......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Exclusive deal gives you up to $300 in Samsung Credit when you buy the company’s new foldables and mobile accessories

Missed out on the $200 in Samsung Credit that was offered before Samsung’s new foldable phones were announced? Don’t worry, they’re still available through this exclusive deal on Howl. The post Exclusive deal gives you up to 0 in Samsung Credit.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Small businesses push back on Apple’s privacy changes around advertising

With iOS 14.5, Apple introduced its App Tracking Transparency to help users choose whether they wanted to be tracked or not by apps and advertisers. Ever since then, the company is making tons of privacy changes to ensure users have better control o.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

NETSCOUT Arbor Insight enhances security and operational awareness for network operators

NETSCOUT SYSTEMS introduced Arbor Insight, a technology that when combined with Arbor Sightline enhances and extends threat detection, service delivery, and network operator visibility to address the evolving threat landscape. With DDoS attack traffi.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Ancient Greenland shark found off the coast of Belize

One of the last things biologists expected to find in the balmy Caribbean Sea was an ancient Greenland shark, a creature known for dwelling far off, in the icy Arctic.Yet researchers, while temporarily catching and tagging tiger sharks off the coast.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Why You Need To Turn Off This iPhone Location Tracking Setting

Your phone collects a lot of data about where you go and when, and though this data is encrypted, some still consider it invasive. Your phone collects a lot of data.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsAug 9th, 2022

China’s secretive space plane flies higher and longer than before

So what is it doing up there? Secret, space-y stuff, of course. Enlarge / A Long March 2F carrier rocket carrying the Shenzhou-14 spacecraft blasts off from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center on June 5, 2022. (credit: VCG/VCG via Gett.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 9th, 2022

SmoothStreams IPTV Shut Down By MPA/ACE After Secret Legal Process

SmoothStreams - one of the most reliable and well-known pirate IPTV providers - suddenly went offline this month. A two-week TorrentFreak investigation has determined that members of MPA-Canada and ACE, including Bell and Rogers, have been tracking.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated NewsAug 9th, 2022

Google TV Could Get Wear OS Fitness Integration, Better Smart Home Controls

At some point within the next couple of years, your Google TV may do a lot more than just show you content. According to a new report, Google is preparing to add Wear OS integration to boost fitness tracking, make smart home controls more robust, and.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  droidlifeRelated NewsAug 9th, 2022

Nobody Seems to Care About Netflix’s Games

One of the ways Netflix hopes to staunch the bleeding is with a cache of mobile games accessible only to Netflix subscribers. However, app tracking data shows that under one percent of Netflix subscribers are playi.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsAug 9th, 2022

Rise of precision agriculture exposes food system to new threats

Farmers are adopting precision agriculture, using data collected by GPS, satellite imagery, internet-connected sensors and other technologies to farm more efficiently. While these practices could help increase crop yields and reduce costs, the techno.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 9th, 2022

Optimized directional polarization camera helps terrestrial ecosystem carbon monitoring

A terrestrial ecosystem carbon monitoring satellite was launched from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center by a Long March 4B carrier rocket, and entered the planned orbit......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 9th, 2022