Slashdot Items Tagged "earth"

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Tuesday August 23, 2016 @08:29PM NASA Reconnects With 'Lost' STEREO-B Satellite
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @01:15AM NanoRacks Plans To Turn Used Rocket Fuel Tanks Into Space Habitats
Monday August 22, 2016 @07:31PM New Mexico Nuclear Accident Ranks Among the Costliest In US History
Monday August 22, 2016 @07:18PM Bill Gates's Net Worth Hits $90 Billion
Thursday August 18, 2016 @08:12PM Flaming 'Blue Whirl' Could Be Used In Fuel Spill Cleanup
Thursday August 18, 2016 @07:10PM Satellite Images Can Map Poverty
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:44PM America's First Offshore Wind Farm In Pictures
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @09:48PM World's Largest Aircraft Completes Its First Flight
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @08:29PM Astronauts To Install A Parking Space For SpaceX and Boeing At The ISS
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @07:35PM Solid-State Battery Could Extinguish Fire Risks
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @11:56PM Cisco Systems To Lay Off About 14,000 Employees, Representing 20% of Global Workforce
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @08:10PM Wrong Chemical Dumped Into Olympic Pools Made Them Green
Monday August 15, 2016 @11:35PM China Launches World's First Quantum Communications Satellite
Monday August 15, 2016 @09:05PM There May Be A Fifth Force of Nature, Study Suggests
Monday August 15, 2016 @06:53PM NASA: July 2016 Was Earth's Warmest Month On Record
Monday August 15, 2016 @06:32PM Electric Vehicles Can Meet Drivers' Needs Enough To Replace 90 Percent of Vehicles Now On The Road
Friday August 12, 2016 @11:40PM How a 1967 Solar Storm Nearly Led To Nuclear War
Friday August 12, 2016 @06:38PM First US Offshore Wind Farm To Usher In New Era For Industry
Friday August 12, 2016 @04:17PM China Starts Developing Hybrid Hypersonic Spaceplane
Thursday August 11, 2016 @09:29PM Venus May Have Been Habitable, Says NASA
Thursday August 11, 2016 @06:36PM Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight With Up To 200 Meteors Per Hour
Thursday August 11, 2016 @05:26PM DEA Ends Its Monopoly On Growing Marijuana For Medical Research
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @08:50PM NASA Awards Companies $65 Million To Develop Habitats For Deep Space
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @09:06PM NASA Publishes a Thousand Photos of Mars
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @07:50PM 6 Million Americans Exposed To High Levels of Chemicals In Drinking Water, Says Study
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @02:41PM Earth's Resources Used Up at Quickest Rate Ever in 2016
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:44PM Being Lazy Is a Sign of High Intelligence, Study Suggests
Friday August 05, 2016 @04:38PM X-Rays Reveal Hidden Portrait Under Painting By Edgar Degas
Thursday August 04, 2016 @07:47PM North Korea Hopes To Plant Flag On The Moon Within 10 Years
Thursday August 04, 2016 @07:25PM Brains of Overweight People Look Ten Years Older Than Those of Lean Peers, Says Report
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @09:26PM Moon Express Gets FAA Approval For Lunar Mission In 2017
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @08:04PM IBM Creates World's First Artificial Phase-Change Neurons
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @02:06AM US Air Force Declares F-35A Ready For Combat
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @09:55PM Millennials Are Less Likely To Be Having Sex Than Young Adults 30 Years Ago, Says Survey
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @09:13PM NASA's 'Journey To Mars' Initiative Might Be Delayed Due To Government Audit
Monday August 01, 2016 @09:24PM Climate Change Contrarians Lose Big Betting Against Global Warming
Monday August 01, 2016 @05:28PM Olympic Swimmers 'Certain' To Pick Up Virus From Three Teaspoons of Rio Water
Friday July 29, 2016 @05:22PM World's Largest Solar Power Plant Planned For Chernobyl Nuclear Wasteland
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:30PM Class of Large But Very Dim Galaxies Discovered
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:01PM Australia Has Moved 1.5 Metres, So It's Updating Its Location For Self-Driving Cars
Thursday July 28, 2016 @07:25PM Study: Astronauts Who Reach Deep Space 'Far More Likely To Die From Heart Disease'
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @08:51PM ULA Interns Launch Record-Breaking 50-Foot Rocket
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @06:10PM Hyperloop One Announces Opening of Its First Manufacturing Plant
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @05:45PM ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Funding Leads To New Genetic Findings
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @11:43PM Florida Regulators OK Plan To Increase Toxins In Water
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @04:37PM Norway Is Building The World's First 'Floating' Underwater Tunnels
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @09:52AM 54C Recorded In Kuwait Likely Hottest On Record In Asia
Monday July 25, 2016 @11:49PM Feds To Deploy Anti-Drone Software Near Wildfires
Friday July 22, 2016 @07:23PM CRISPR: Chinese Scientists To Pioneer Gene-Editing Trial On Humans
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:45PM VW Has Emissions-Cheating Fix Ready, Says Report
Thursday July 21, 2016 @08:18PM Large Source Of Hydrogen Gas May Lie Near Slow-Spreading Tectonic Plates Under The Ocean
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:41AM 47 Years Ago Today, Apollo 11 Landed On the Moon
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @07:14PM Saudi Arabia Revives 15-Year-Old Ban On 'Zionism-Promoting' Pokemon
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:01PM There's A 50% Chance of Another Chernobyl Before 2050, Say Safety Specialists
Monday July 18, 2016 @09:57PM Taiwan Building Lunar Lander For NASA Moon-Mining Mission
Monday July 18, 2016 @08:05PM Kepler Confirms 100+ New Exoplanets
Saturday July 16, 2016 @01:41AM Russia Is Building a Nuclear Space Bomber
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:39PM Do You Have A Living Doppelgänger?
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:04AM Null Island: The Land of Lousy Directional Data
Thursday July 14, 2016 @09:14PM How President Jimmy Carter Saved The Space Shuttle
Thursday July 14, 2016 @05:34PM Obesity Is Three Times As Deadly For Men Than Women, Says Study
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:51PM NASA's Juno Spacecraft Sends First Images From Jupiter
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:38PM Honda Unveils First Hybrid Motor Without Heavy Rare Earth Metals
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @12:58AM Study Shows Thumb-Sucking and Nail-Biting Can Be Good For Kids
Monday July 11, 2016 @06:20PM New Dwarf Planet Discovered In Outer Solar System
Friday July 08, 2016 @08:54PM First Water Clouds Reported Outside The Solar System
Friday July 08, 2016 @05:09PM George Takei Opposes Gay Sulu In 'Star Trek Beyond'
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:06PM UW, Microsoft Successfully Encoded 200MB of Data Onto Synthetic DNA Molecules
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:28AM Pod Planes Could Change Travel Forever
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:47AM NASA's Juno Space Probe Enters Orbit Around Jupiter
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:35PM 'Healing' Detected In Antarctic Ozone Hole, Says Study
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @07:59PM Scientists Say The Asteroid That Killed The Dinosaurs Almost Wiped Us Out Too
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @06:54PM Google's 'FASTER' 9000km, 60Tbps Transpacific Fiber Optics Cable Completed
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @04:18PM Researchers Find Game-Changing Helium Reserve In Tanzania
Monday June 27, 2016 @06:12PM Physicists Confirm a Pear-Shaped Nucleus, and It Could Ruin Time Travel Forever
Monday June 27, 2016 @05:13PM Rolls-Royce Eyes Autonomous Ships, Expects Remote-Controlled Cargo Ships By 2020
Monday June 27, 2016 @04:38PM Google's Satellite Map Gets a 700-Trillion-Pixel Makeover
Saturday June 25, 2016 @01:19AM NASA Approves Five More Years For Hubble Space Telescope
Friday June 24, 2016 @08:11PM Sweden Tests World's First Electric Road For Trucks
Friday June 24, 2016 @05:35AM BBC: UK Votes To Leave The European Union
Thursday June 23, 2016 @02:24AM Computer Simulations Point To the Source of Gravitational Waves
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @09:18PM India Launches Record 20 Satellites In Space Using A Single Rocket
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @03:59PM German Government Agrees To Ban Fracking Indefinitely
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:48PM Bigger Isn't Better As Mega-Ships Get Too Big and Too Risky
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:06AM NASA Unveils Plans For Electric-Powered Plane
Friday June 17, 2016 @05:25PM Watts Bar Unit 2 Is The First New US Nuclear Reactor In Decades
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:53PM Cancer Is An Evolutionary Mechanism To 'Autocorrect' Our Gene Pool, Suggests Paper
Friday June 17, 2016 @03:43PM LG Sells Mosquito-Repelling TV In India
Friday June 17, 2016 @12:50AM Astronomers Say There Could Be At Least Two More Mystery Planets In Our Solar System
Thursday June 16, 2016 @08:20PM Small Asteroid Discovered Orbiting Earth
Thursday June 16, 2016 @08:13PM Finnish Scientist Provides Another Explanation For The 'Impossible' EM Drive
Thursday June 16, 2016 @04:18PM CO2 Levels Likely To Stay Above 400PPM For The Rest of Our Lives, Study Shows
Thursday June 16, 2016 @01:12AM Renewables Are Set To Overtake Gas and Coal By 2027
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @07:22PM Second Gravitational Wave Detected From Ancient Black Hole Collision
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @05:19PM WHO: Drinking Extremely Hot Coffee, Tea 'Probably' Causes Cancer
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @04:02PM Alien Contact Unlikely For Another 1,500 Years, Says Study
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @02:44AM Social Media Overtakes Television As Young People's Main Source of News, Says Report
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @05:06PM Asymmetric Molecule, Key To Life, Detected In Space For First Time
Monday June 13, 2016 @06:26PM First SpaceX Missions To Mars: 'Dangerous and Probably People Will Die'
Monday June 13, 2016 @05:34PM Scientists Amplify Light Using Sound On a Silicon Chip
Monday June 13, 2016 @04:55PM FBI Director Comey: 'Highly Confident' Orlando Shooter Radicalized Through Internet
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:49PM Scientists In Iceland Turn CO2 Into Stone
Friday June 10, 2016 @05:00PM What Star Trek Owes To Robert Heinlein
Friday June 10, 2016 @04:41PM 23 Seriously Ill MS Patients Recover After 'Breakthrough' Stem Cell Treatment
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:00AM Four Newly Discovered Elements Receive Names
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @10:08PM Researchers Say The Aliens Are Silent Because They Are Extinct
Monday June 06, 2016 @08:20PM $30M Stampede 2 Supercomputer To Provide 18 Petaflops of Power To Researchers Nationwide
Monday June 06, 2016 @05:50PM Biden Unveils Open-Access Database To Advance Cancer Research
Monday June 06, 2016 @05:04PM Future Phones May Use Vacuum Tube Chips As Silicon Hits Moore's Law Extremes
Thursday June 02, 2016 @07:45PM Scientists Announce Plans For Synthetic Human Genomes
Thursday June 02, 2016 @06:05PM Universe Is Expanding Faster Than We Thought
Thursday June 02, 2016 @04:30PM At Least 33 US Cities Used Water Testing 'Cheats' Over Lead Concerns
Thursday June 02, 2016 @11:26AM SpaceX CEO Elon Musk Predicts People On Mars In 9 Years
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:20AM Bill Gates: AI Is The 'Holy Grail'
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @07:54PM US Death Rate Rises, Health Officials Aren't Sure Why
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @07:16PM Report: Average American Will Use 22GB of Mobile Data Per Month In 2021
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @05:23PM NASA Satellite Finds 39 Unreported Sources of Toxic Air Pollution
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:20PM World's Longest, Deepest Rail Tunnel Opens In Switzerland
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @03:00PM We Need To Build Industrial Zones In Space In Order To Save Earth, Says Jeff Bezos
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @07:34PM Atari Is Going To Build IoT Devices
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:19PM 'Huge Wake Up Call': Third of Central, Northern Great Barrier Reef Corals Dead
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:04PM Stephen Hawking Calls Trump A 'Demagogue' Who Appeals 'To The Lowest Common Denominator'
Friday May 27, 2016 @09:27PM FDA Approves First Implant Treatment For Opioid Addiction
Friday May 27, 2016 @06:17PM SpaceX Successfully Lands A Falcon 9 Rocket At Sea For The Third Time
Friday May 27, 2016 @01:57AM Mars Is Coming Out Of An Ice Age
Thursday May 26, 2016 @06:32PM Antibiotic-Resistant E Coli Reaches The US For The First Time
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @11:28PM Billionaire Technologist Accuses NASA Asteroid Mission of Bad Statistics
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @04:43PM Microsoft Awards Grants To Deliver Affordable Internet Access
Monday May 23, 2016 @08:04PM Burning All Fossil Fuels Would Scorch Earth, Says Study
Monday May 23, 2016 @05:57PM Researchers Set World Record Wireless Data Transmission Rate of 6 GB/Sec Over 37 KM
Monday May 23, 2016 @03:58PM Google's 'Science Journal' App Turns Your Android Device Into A Laboratory
Saturday May 21, 2016 @04:19PM Japanese Startup Wants To Rain Down Man-Made Meteor For Tokyo Olympics
Saturday May 21, 2016 @02:11PM The World's Largest Cruise Ship and Its Supersized Pollution Problem
Friday May 20, 2016 @11:07PM Scientists Say Nuclear Fuel Pools Pose Safety, Health Risks
Friday May 20, 2016 @05:19PM AI Will Create 'Useless Class' Of Human, Predicts Bestselling Historian
Friday May 20, 2016 @10:51AM India Records Its Hottest Day Ever As Temperature Hits 51C (123.8F)
Thursday May 19, 2016 @07:36PM Why Don't Scientists Kill The 'Demon In The Freezer'?
Thursday May 19, 2016 @07:20PM There Were Mega-Tsunamis On Mars
Thursday May 19, 2016 @05:33PM Superjet Technology Nears Reality After Successful Australia Test
Thursday May 19, 2016 @01:44AM EgyptAir Flight 804 Missing
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @07:10PM Updated Skimer Malware Infects ATMs Worldwide
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @05:16PM Scientists Find A 'Weak Spot' In HIV That May Pave The Way To A Vaccine
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @06:35PM Connecting Everyone To Internet 'Would Add $6.7 Trillion To Global Economy'
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @05:50PM Genetically Modified Crops Are Safe, Report Says
Monday May 16, 2016 @06:48PM ISS Completes 100,000th Orbit of Earth
Friday May 13, 2016 @11:02PM Scientists Hold A Secret Meeting To Consider Creating A Synthetic Human Genome
Friday May 13, 2016 @07:03PM Google Paying Arizona Residents $20/Hr To Test Self-Driving Cars
Friday May 13, 2016 @01:42AM National Microbiome Initiative To Harness Microbes For Health, Environment
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:04PM Scientists Find Gut Microbe That Survives Without Mitochondria
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @06:44PM Renewables Fastest-Growing Energy Sources, Feds Say
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @06:12PM Harvard Scientist: Rio Olympics Could Spark 'Full Blown Global Health Disaster'
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @09:14PM NASA's Planet Hunter Spots Record 1,284 New Planets, 9 In A Habitable Zone
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @08:49PM Atomic Oxygen Detected In Martian Atmosphere
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @05:00PM Germany Had So Much Renewable Energy That It Had To Pay People To Use Electricity
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @04:37PM 15-Year-Old Boy Discovers Long-Lost Ancient Mayan City Using Constellations And Google
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @04:09PM Obama To Become First US President To Visit Hiroshima Since 1945 Nuclear Attack
Monday May 09, 2016 @07:47PM Scientists: Electric Vehicles Produce As Many Toxins As Dirty Diesels
Monday May 09, 2016 @06:52PM Five Solomon Islands Disappear Into The Pacific Ocean As A Result Of Climate Change
Monday May 09, 2016 @03:45PM Opera Launches 'Free And Unlimited' VPN App For iOS
Friday May 06, 2016 @06:17PM Panama Papers Source Breaks Silence Over 'Scale Of Injustices'
Friday May 06, 2016 @04:53PM San Diego To Run 100 Percent On Renewable Energy By 2035
Friday May 06, 2016 @02:49AM SpaceX Successfully Lands Its Rocket On A Floating Drone Ship Again
Thursday May 05, 2016 @11:43PM GoPro Footage Gives You A Rocket's-Eye View Of Spaceflight
Thursday May 05, 2016 @06:45PM India Plans To Spend $6 Billion On Creating New Forests
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @08:04PM Scientists Grow Two-Week-Old Human Embryos In Lab For The First Time
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @12:15PM Are We Alone In the Universe? Not Likely, According To Math
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @11:55AM North American Tectonic Plate Weak Spot
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @02:20AM Study Suggests Free Will Is An Illusion
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @09:32AM Oceans Could Soon Not Have Enough Oxygen To Support Marine Life
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @12:34AM Researchers Solve One Of The Biggest Mysteries About How Water Flows On Mars
Monday May 02, 2016 @08:13PM Novel Model Illustrates The Finer Details Of Nuclear Fission
Monday May 02, 2016 @06:39PM UAE To Build Artificial Mountain To Improve Rainfall
Monday May 02, 2016 @04:28PM Greenpeace Leaks Big Part Of Secret TTIP Documents
Monday May 02, 2016 @03:58PM Climate-Exodus Expected In The Middle East And North Africa
Monday May 02, 2016 @11:56AM Scientists Discover Three Potentially Habitable Planets
Friday April 29, 2016 @04:14PM One US Oil Field a Key Culprit In Global Ethane Gas Increase
Thursday April 28, 2016 @05:44PM Who's Downloading Pirated Scientifc Papers? Everyone
Thursday April 28, 2016 @04:32PM North Korea Launches Two Midrange Missiles, Both Tests Fail
Thursday April 28, 2016 @04:16PM All Belgians To Be Given Iodine Pills In Case Of Nuclear Accident
Monday April 25, 2016 @11:27PM Rise In CO2 Has 'Greened Planet Earth'
Monday April 25, 2016 @05:15PM New 'Tunneling' State of Water Molecules Discovered by Scientists
Friday April 22, 2016 @09:13PM CERN Releases 300TB of Large Hadron Collider Data Into Open Access
Friday April 22, 2016 @08:51PM Neil deGrasse Tyson Says It's 'Very Likely' The Universe Is A Simulation
Friday April 22, 2016 @07:06PM US Suicide Rate Surges To Highest Level In Almost Three Decades, Says Report
Friday April 22, 2016 @05:14PM Earth Day: 175 Nations Sign Historic Paris Climate Deal
Thursday April 21, 2016 @07:34PM NASA Gives Solar Ionic Propulsion A Monster Boost
Thursday April 21, 2016 @05:01PM Solar Impulse 2 Takes Off From Hawaii To California With No Fuel
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @11:30PM World's Largest Commercial Aircraft Engine Fired Up For The First Time
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @06:11PM The 'Impossible' EM Drive Being Tested By NASA May Finally Be Explained
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @04:47PM Senate Passes Bipartisan Energy Bill To Develop New Technologies, Improve Cybersecurity
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @10:30PM Warmest March In Global Recordkeeping
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @04:13PM Up To 35,000 Gallons of Nuclear Waste Leak At Washington State Storage Site
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @03:23PM Volkswagen 'Dieselgate' Software Developed At Audi In 1999, Says Report
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @01:41PM Solar Is Now Cheaper Than Coal, Says India Energy Minister
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @12:23AM NASA Feed 'Goes Down As Horseshoe UFO Appears On ISS Live Cam'
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @12:05AM Mysterious Gamma-Ray Burst May Be Linked To Gravitational Wave Find
Monday April 18, 2016 @08:11PM NASA: Top 10 Space Junk Missions
Friday April 15, 2016 @05:55PM Sarah Palin Says 'Bill Nye Is As Much A Scientist As I Am'
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @07:28PM Consensus On Consensus: Climate Experts Agree On Human-Caused Global Warming
Monday April 11, 2016 @01:23PM Kepler Recovered from Emergency and Stable