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US defeats Russia in a battle to control the future of the global internet

The United States has soundly defeated Russia in an election to control a United Nations body responsible for shaping global internet development, a contest viewed as geopolitically symbolic amid wider US-Russia tensions and an answer to fears of gro.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnSep 29th, 2022

Widespread bullying and gender-based harassment in the transport industry restricts female participation

A new book "Women, Work and Transport" brings together researchers with international expertise in gender and transport work, to provide original evidence of the experiences of women working in all transport modes across countries in the Global North.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 min. ago

Most Asian countries are far behind biodiversity targets for protected areas, finds study of 40 countries

Protected areas are one of the most effective tools for safeguarding biodiversity, but new research published today has found that most Asian countries failed to achieve a global minimum target of protecting at least 17% of land by 2020. Under curren.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 min. ago

Faraday Future replaces former BMW exec Breitfeld as CEO

Faraday’s directors voted to remove Breitfeld and replace him with Xuefeng Chen, who currently leads the automaker’s China division......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News29 min. ago

Graphene is a proven supermaterial, but manufacturing the versatile form of carbon at usable scales remains a challenge

"Future chips may be 10 times faster, all thanks to graphene"; "Graphene may be used in COVID-19 detection"; and "Graphene allows batteries to charge 5x faster"—those are just a handful of recent dramatic headlines lauding the possibilities of grap.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

Combination of behavior change campaigns and technology could help keep air pollution to a minimum in schools

Surrey's Global Center for Clean Air Research (GCARE) found that campaigns aimed at changing the behavior of parents, teachers and the local community can reduce outdoor nitrogen dioxide exposure by up to 23% compared to business-as-usual activities......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

Report: Much of the world was drier than usual last year despite La Niña

The World Meteorological Organization has published its first State of Global Water Resources report in order to assess the effects of climate, environmental and societal change on the Earth's water resources. The aim of this annual stocktake is to s.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

Chasing future biotech solutions to climate change risks delaying action in the present. It may even make things worse

The world is under growing pressure to find sustainable options to cut emissions or lessen the impacts of climate change......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

Inflation: How financial speculation is making the global food price crisis worse

UK households, like those in many other countries, are struggling to make ends meet. More than half of households have only £2.66 per week left after paying for bills and essentials, according to figures from the supermarket chain Asda......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

Everything To Know About Lancia"s All-Electric Revival

Italian carmaker Lancia is undergoing a brand revamp in alignment with its all-electric future, which will include new flagship EVs. Here are its plans. Italian carm.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News2 hr. 28 min. ago

To battle climate change, scientists tap into carbon-hungry microorganisms

Scientists at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have demonstrated a new technique, modeled after a metabolic process found in some bacteria, to convert carbon dioxide (CO2) into liquid acetate, a key ingredient in producing "liquid.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News3 hr. 0 min. ago

Apple Watch Series 8 accounted for half of smartwatch market in Q3 2022

The global smartwatch market grew in 2022, with Apple accounting for roughly half of overall shipments thanks to strong sales of the Apple Watch Series 8.Apple Watch Series 8The latest analysis from Counterpoint finds that Apple saw growth of 48% yea.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News5 hr. 28 min. ago

Emergent charge order brings new physics in pressurized kagome superconductor

Superconductors lose their electrical resistance when cooled below a certain threshold temperature. With their promising application future as well as glamorous physical mechanisms, superconductors appeal to numerous scientists dedicated to this fiel.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News6 hr. 28 min. ago

Bioreactor keeps cell culture conditions under control

A cell-culturing technique developed by KAUST scientists helps to create biological conditions that more closely mirror physiological environments compared to standard protocols used in most laboratories today......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News8 hr. 0 min. ago

Toyota exceeds target as Oct. global production rises 23%

Toyota continues to face supply chain disruptions as China battles COVID-19 outbreaks and implements restrictions and lockdowns......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News9 hr. 1 min. ago

Toyota global output slows from record as challenges persist

Toyota Motor Corp. produced 771,382 vehicles in October, down from a record of 887,733 the previous month, and warned of an uncertain outlook due to Covid and semiconductor shortages......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News12 hr. 29 min. ago

Europe falling behind US and China in industry transformation, says VW brand CEO

Fundamental changes happened in the global industrial landscape in recent years as electrification and geopolitical conflicts arose. Volkswagen brand CEO Thomas Shafer raised a concern that Germany and the EU are losing competitiveness on the world s.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News13 hr. 1 min. ago

Amazon closes three services in India amid global economic uncertainties

Amid macroeconomic uncertainties worldwide, India, one of the largest and fast-growing internet markets, is not immune to Amazon's downsizing effort for cost reduction......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 1 min. ago

India"s low labor costs may not be an advantage for smartphone EMS

With its ample and young workforce, India is set to benefit from the China-plus-one strategy. However, India still faces structural challenges to become a global production hub, experts say......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 1 min. ago

Elon Musk Provides A Glimpse Of The Do Everything Future Of Twitter

Elon Musk detailed some of his plans for his everything app X including encrypted DMs, longer content, video calling, paywalled videos, and more. Elon Musk detailed.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News20 hr. 0 min. ago

Study: Canada geese beat humans in longstanding territory battle

Canada geese collide with aircraft, intimidate unassuming joggers, and leave lawns and sidewalks spattered with prodigious piles of poop. They're widely considered nuisance birds, and municipalities invest considerable time and money harassing geese.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News21 hr. 28 min. ago