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Wildlife summit to vote on "historic" shark protections

A summit on the international trade in endangered species will decide Thursday whether to ratify a "historic" proposal to protect sharks, a move that would drastically restrict the lucrative global shark fin trade......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgNov 24th, 2022

New Apple ID, iMessage, iCloud security protections are coming soon

Apple has announced a series of three powerful new tools to protect users' most sensitive data, in new iCloud and iMessage features that will be rolling out between now and the end of 2023.As far back as 2015, Apple was stepping up security with two-.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News9 hr. 35 min. ago

Apple launches new Apple ID, iMessage, iCloud security protections

Apple has announced a series of three powerful new tools to protect users' most sensitive data, in new iCloud and iMessage features that will be rolling out between now and the end of 2023.As far back as 2015, Apple was stepping up security with two-.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News10 hr. 35 min. ago

Rhino conservation in Nepal creates a burden for communities, infrastructure and other species, study warns

Efforts to conserve rhinos in Nepal have put a burden on communities, infrastructure and other wildlife in Nepal, a new study warns......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

How to watch NASA’s Orion spacecraft splash down on Sunday

NASA's Orion spacecraft is set to splash down at the end of its historic Artemis I mission on Sunday, December 11. Here's how to watch the homecoming......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Do you want to be a good member of society? Voting, climate change efforts are a start, survey says

You go to work. You pay your taxes. You vote, and you may even go to a place of worship regularly. But which of these actions, if any, make you a good citizen?.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 5th, 2022

New research shows people, wildlife, and marine environment benefit when island-ocean connections are restored

Restoring and rewilding islands that have been decimated by damaging invasive species provides benefits to not only the terrestrial ecosystem but to coastal and marine environments as well. Linking land and sea through coordinated conservation effort.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 5th, 2022

Pro-choice crowdfunding has surged in the U.S. But donating that way has risks

The Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization decision by the United States Supreme Court earlier this year overturned constitutional protections of reproductive choice for Americans......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 5th, 2022

Daily deals Dec. 4: $749 M2 11-inch iPad Pro, $600 off Sennheiser HD800S, Up to 50% off Garmin Smartwatches, more

Sunday's best deals include $400 off a 16-inch MacBook Pro, a Klipsch 3.1-channel soundbar system for $549, $159 Refurbished Shark Robot Vacuum, and much more.Best deals for December 4Every day, AppleInsider checks online stores daily to uncover disc.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsDec 4th, 2022

Nevada toad in geothermal power fight gets endangered status

A tiny Nevada toad at the center of a legal battle over a geothermal power project has officially been declared an endangered species, after U.S. wildlife officials temporarily listed it on a rarely used emergency basis last spring......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2022

Wildlife study: Cheetah marking trees are hotspots for communication among other species as well

Marking trees are important hotspots of communication for cheetahs: Here they exchange information with and about other cheetahs via scent marks, urine and scats. A team from the Cheetah Research Project of the Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

Swan River dolphins form "bromances" to secure females, study finds

Murdoch University marine biologist Dr. Delphine Chabanne has discovered evidence of male alliance in Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins, the first time such behavior has been recorded outside of Western Australia's famed Shark Bay......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

Is that turtle legal? Fighting wildlife trafficking with stable isotopes

Wildlife trafficking is a well-known threat to biodiversity, with many species imperiled by poachers working in the illegal pet trade. Worse still, when traffickers are caught in the act, they often evade prosecution through animal "laundering"—err.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

McLaren sells historic cars to raise cash for Artura upgrades

McLaren's heritage vehicles include 54 rare Formula 1 racing cars and F1 supercars, according to its 2021 annual report......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

Rail strike threat averted

The Senate passed legislation to avert a crippling U.S. rail strike on an 80 to 15 vote and sent the measure to President Joe Biden for his signature......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

How bringing back lost species revives ecosystems

Scientists often study the grim impacts of losing wildlife to hunting, habitat destruction and climate change. But what happens when endangered animals are brought back from the brink?.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 1st, 2022

Large terrestrial mammals are more vulnerable to acoustic impact of drones than to visual impact

Large terrestrial mammals are vulnerable to the acoustic sounds of drones, technological systems which are increasingly used to study the wildlife in open habitats such as the savanna and marshes......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 30th, 2022

Bird flu has killed thousands of Florida"s wild birds this year. Is it here to stay?

It was the morning of Jan. 22 when the fears of Florida wildlife biologists became reality......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 30th, 2022

Bird flu kills almost 14,000 pelicans, seabirds in Peru

The highly contagious H5N1 avian flu virus has killed thousands of pelicans, blue-footed boobies and other seabirds in Peru, according to the National Forestry and Wildlife Service (SERFOR)......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 30th, 2022

China and Russia Continue to Block Protections for Antarctica

For the sixth year in a row, nations failed to agree on any new marine protected areas in the fragile Southern Ocean around Antarctica.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsNov 30th, 2022

Nations must embrace change in order to tackle biodiversity crisis, researchers say

Governments should embrace the realities of shifting biodiversity rather than "investing in futile efforts to return the natural world to its historic state," a new study argues......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 29th, 2022