Slashdot Items Tagged "earth"

Date / Time Story
Monday October 16, 2017 @05:03PM Ophelia Became a Major Hurricane Where No Storm Had Before
Sunday October 15, 2017 @01:39PM Nobel Prize Winner Argues Tech Companies Should Be Changing The World
Friday October 13, 2017 @10:00PM Startup Plans To Clean Up Cigarette Butts Using Crows
Thursday October 12, 2017 @06:31PM World's First 'Negative Emissions' Plant Has Begun Operation
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @08:29PM SpaceX Successfully Landed the 12th Falcon 9 Rocket of 2017
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @05:01PM Evidence Suggests Updated Timeline Towards Yellowstone's Supervolcano Eruption
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @08:33PM A Giant, Mysterious Hole Has Opened Up In Antarctica
Monday October 09, 2017 @06:18PM Tokyo Preparing For Floods 'Beyond Anything We've Seen'
Monday October 09, 2017 @05:05PM EPA Announces Repeal of Major Obama-Era Carbon Emissions Rule
Sunday October 08, 2017 @07:24PM Carbon-Emitting Soil Could Speed Global Warming, Warns 26-Year Study
Sunday October 08, 2017 @11:36AM 100K Lose Power As America Faces Its Third Hurricane In Three Weeks
Friday October 06, 2017 @08:20PM Neanderthal Ancestors May Be To Blame For Why You Can't Get a Tan
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:14PM Massive 70-Mile-Wide Butterfly Swarm Shows Up On Denver Radar System
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @06:01PM Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded For Discovery of Gravitational Waves
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @03:57PM Missouri Considers Hyperloop Route Between St. Louis and Kansas City
Sunday October 01, 2017 @05:06PM Bold Eagles: Angry Birds Are Ripping $80,000 Drones Out of the Sky
Friday September 29, 2017 @06:17PM Hawaii Approves Telescope On Volcano Sacred To Indigenous People
Friday September 29, 2017 @11:55AM Elon Musk Proposes City-to-City Travel By Rocket, Right Here on Earth
Sunday September 24, 2017 @02:28PM Can We Reduce Cow Methane Emissions By Breeding Low-Emission Cattle?
Thursday September 21, 2017 @04:55PM Most Powerful Cosmic Rays Come From Galaxies Far, Far Away
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:14PM Mathematical Formula Predicts Global Mass Extinction Event in 2100
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:04PM Seismologist Explains Mexico's Back-To-Back Earthquakes
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @03:42PM Hurricane Maria Knocks Out Power To Entire Island of Puerto Rico
Monday September 18, 2017 @05:40PM Diesel Cars Contribute To 5,000 Premature Deaths a Year In Europe, Says Study
Sunday September 17, 2017 @02:35PM There's a Logic To How Squirrels Bury Their Nuts
Sunday September 17, 2017 @12:57PM Trump's Officials Suggest Re-Negotiating The Paris Climate Accord
Friday September 15, 2017 @06:52PM Poor Diet Is a Factor In One In Five Deaths, Global Disease Study Reveals
Friday September 15, 2017 @06:48PM Elon Musk Releases Supercut of SpaceX Rocket Explosions
Friday September 15, 2017 @06:25PM Mind-Altering Cat Parasite Linked To a Whole Lot of Neurological Disorders
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:00PM Hyperloop One Reveals 10 Strongest Potential Hyperloop Routes In the World
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @05:09PM Climate Change Could Wipe Out a Third of Parasite Species, Study Finds
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @05:40PM Why Bats Crash Into Windows
Sunday September 10, 2017 @12:08PM Uber Gives Free Rides to Shelters During Hurricane Irma
Sunday September 10, 2017 @10:41AM What's Causing The Hurricanes?
Sunday September 10, 2017 @09:03AM Swarms Of Flying Robot Bees Could Monitor Weather, Collect Data
Saturday September 09, 2017 @12:06PM China Builds World's Largest EV Charging Network With 167,000 Stations
Friday September 08, 2017 @05:22PM El Nino's Absence Is Causing An Active Hurricane Season
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:09PM UN Aviation Agency To Call For Global Drone Registry
Friday September 08, 2017 @03:38PM Could 'Re-Engineering' Earth Help Ease the Hurricane Threat?
Friday September 08, 2017 @02:39PM Are We Being Watched? Tens of Other Worlds Could Spot the Earth
Thursday September 07, 2017 @05:50PM Spinning Metal Sails Could Slash Fuel Consumption, Emissions On Cargo Ships
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:20PM Plastic Fibers Found In 83 Percent of World's Tap Water, Study Reveals
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @06:14PM A Powerful Solar Storm Is Bringing Hazards and Rare Auroras Our Way
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:17PM Hurricane Irma Reaches 185 MPH, Trailing Only Allen As Strongest Atlantic Storm On Record
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:48PM Near Earth Asteroid 'Florence' Makes a Close Pass
Sunday September 03, 2017 @01:07AM The Solar Eclipse of 2017 Destroyed Lots of Rental Camera Gear
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:50AM Finland To Introduce Law Next Year Phasing Out Coal
Saturday September 02, 2017 @01:33PM Dozens Of Drones Surveil Houston For Damage After Hurricane Harvey
Friday September 01, 2017 @06:36PM Germany Unveils World's Most Powerful X-Ray Laser
Thursday August 31, 2017 @06:49PM The Oldest Known Human Remains In the Americas Have Been Found In a Mexican Cave
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @05:22PM NASA's Plan To Stop A Supervolcano from Destroying The Earth's Climate
Friday August 25, 2017 @05:24PM Alaska's Permafrost Is Thawing
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @06:29PM Elon Musk Posts First Photo of SpaceX's New Spacesuit
Monday August 21, 2017 @05:20PM China Relaunches World's Fastest Train
Monday August 21, 2017 @05:11PM Switch To Renewables Won't End the Geopolitics of Energy
Saturday August 19, 2017 @03:44PM A Global Fish War is Coming, Warns US Coast Guard
Thursday August 17, 2017 @04:59PM The Health Benefits of Wind and Solar Exceed the Cost of All Subsidies
Monday August 14, 2017 @06:33PM Popular Pesticides Keep Bumblebees From Laying Eggs
Thursday August 10, 2017 @06:25PM Astronomers Detect Four Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting The Nearest Sun-Like Star
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @06:35PM Global Investment Firm Warns 7.8 Degrees of Global Warming Is Possible
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @06:27PM Moon Had Magnetic Field At Least a Billion Years Longer Than Thought, Says Study
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @05:47PM Leaked Federal Climate Report Finds Link Between Climate Change, Human Activity
Monday August 07, 2017 @05:19PM Massive Solar Plant In the Sahara Could Help Keep the EU Powered
Thursday August 03, 2017 @07:14PM Cats and Dogs Contribute Significantly To Climate Change, Says UCLA Study
Thursday August 03, 2017 @05:38PM Tests Show Workers At Hanford Nuclear Facility Inhaled Radioactive Plutonium
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @06:14PM Being Outside Could Become Deadly In South Asia, Says Study
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @04:14PM Hyperloop One's Full-Scale Pod Reaches 192 MPH In New Nevada Track Test
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @10:15AM NASA Is Looking For Someone To Protect Earth From Aliens -- And the Job Pays a Six-Figure Salary
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @04:13PM National Solar Observatory Predicts Shape of Solar Corona For August Eclipse
Sunday July 30, 2017 @01:08AM After Emissions Scandal, Volkswagen Pledges Charging Stations Across The US
Friday July 28, 2017 @11:38PM Scientists Genetically Engineer the World's First Blue Chrysanthemum
Thursday July 27, 2017 @05:45PM Solar-Eclipse Glasses On Amazon May Not Meet NASA's Safety Requirements
Thursday July 27, 2017 @05:24PM Heavier Rainfall Will Increase Water Pollution In the Future
Monday July 24, 2017 @06:12PM World's First Floating Wind Farm Emerges Off Coast of Scotland
Monday July 24, 2017 @05:47PM A New Study Shows the Moon's Interior Could Contain Water
Sunday July 23, 2017 @08:32PM Amazon Report Predicts Pet Translation Devices By 2027
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @05:53PM New Research Shows Humans Could Outrun T. Rex
Sunday July 16, 2017 @07:43PM The Aurora Borealis May Be Visible Tonight In The Northern US
Saturday July 15, 2017 @04:43PM Microsoft 'Cuts The Cord' With A Local Power Utility To Pursue Greener Energy
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @05:28PM Era of 'Biological Annihilation' Is Underway, Scientists Warn
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @05:11PM Private Company Plans To Bring Moon Rocks Back To Earth In Three Years
Monday July 10, 2017 @05:29PM Only 100 Companies Are Responsible For 71 Percent of Global Emissions, Says Study
Sunday July 09, 2017 @09:28PM World's Cheapest Energy Source Will Be Renewables Within Three Years
Saturday July 08, 2017 @06:28PM Google's New Startup Heats Your Home With Energy From Your Lawn
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @05:54PM Japan's Population Falls At Fastest Rate Since 1968
Monday July 03, 2017 @10:47PM Court Blocks EPA Effort To Suspend Obama-Era Methane Rule
Monday July 03, 2017 @06:52PM Researchers Build American Eels an 'Eelevator'
Monday July 03, 2017 @05:07PM Norway To Ban the Use of Oil For Heating Buildings By 2020
Saturday July 01, 2017 @10:58AM Large-Scale Study 'Shows Neonic Pesticides Harm Bees'
Friday June 30, 2017 @05:32PM A Million Bottles a Minute: World's Plastic Binge 'As Dangerous as Climate Change'
Friday June 30, 2017 @08:44AM Iranian City Soars To Record 129F Degrees: Near Hottest On Earth in Modern Measurements
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @05:48PM Mayors of 7,400 Cities Vow To Meet Obama's Climate Commitments
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:45PM World's First Floating Windfarm To Take Shape Off Coast of Scotland
Monday June 26, 2017 @09:40PM New Study Confirms the Oceans Are Warming Rapidly
Monday June 26, 2017 @05:05PM 'Infarm' Startup Wants To Put a Farm In Every Grocery Store
Sunday June 25, 2017 @03:03AM Los Angeles Tests Reflective 'Cool Pavement' On Streets
Saturday June 24, 2017 @08:38PM What Happens When Geoengineers 'Hack The Planet'?
Friday June 23, 2017 @09:13PM Former Slashdot Contributor Jon Katz Believes He Can Talk To Animals
Friday June 23, 2017 @07:32PM FCC Grants OneWeb Approval To Launch Over 700 Satellites For 'Space Internet'
Thursday June 22, 2017 @08:35PM ESA Approves Gravitational-Wave Hunting Spacecraft For 2034
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:31PM Sweden Passes Bill To Become Carbon Neutral By 2045
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:23PM It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @10:38AM A Third Of the Planet's Population Is Exposed To Deadly Heatwaves
Monday June 19, 2017 @07:14PM Cats May Have Been Domesticated Twice
Monday June 19, 2017 @06:38PM Scientists Declare End to Global Coral Reef Bleaching Event
Monday June 19, 2017 @05:25PM Ethiopia's Coffee Is the Latest Victim of Climate Change
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:28PM NASA Finds Evidence Of 10 New Earth-sized Planets
Friday June 16, 2017 @04:46PM Coal Market Set To Collapse Worldwide By 2040 As Solar, Wind Dominate
Friday June 16, 2017 @02:47PM Life On Mars: Elon Musk Reveals Details of His Colonisation Vision
Thursday June 15, 2017 @06:23PM New Evidence That All Stars Are Born In Pairs
Thursday June 15, 2017 @05:05PM Arctic Climate Change Study Canceled Due to Climate Change
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @05:38PM Multi-Million Dollar Upgrade Planned To Secure 'Failsafe' Arctic Seed Vault
Sunday June 11, 2017 @04:32PM Entrepreneurs Fight Air Pollution With CO2-Reducing 'CityTrees'
Sunday June 11, 2017 @02:15AM The US Can't Leave The Paris Climate Deal Until 2020
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:57PM SpaceX Will Launch Secretive X-37B Spaceplane's Next Mission
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @07:39PM Google Maps Is Being Used To Track Air Pollution In Oakland and Other Cities
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @06:36PM Hyperloop One Reveals Its Plans For Connecting Europe
Saturday June 03, 2017 @01:29PM NASA Will Create Fake Red And Green Clouds Near Virginia
Thursday June 01, 2017 @06:32PM 61 Mayors Commit To Adopt, Honor and Uphold Paris Climate Accord After US Pulls Out
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:37PM Third Gravitational Wave Detected From Black-Hole Merger 3 Billion Light Years Away
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:04PM A NASA Spacecraft Will Head Straight For the Sun -- Farther Than Any Probe Before It
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:59PM Germany Detects Emissions Cheat Software In Audi Models
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:32AM SpaceX To Refly a Dragon Cargo Spacecraft
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:18PM Technology Is Making the World More Unequal; Only Technology Can Fix This
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @01:30AM DNA From Ancient Egyptian Mummies Reveals Their Ancestry
Saturday May 27, 2017 @12:18AM Reid Hoffman, Bill Gates, Others Ante Up Another $30 Million To Change.org the World
Friday May 26, 2017 @06:48PM A Third of the Nation's Honeybee Colonies Died Last Year
Friday May 26, 2017 @04:15PM NASA To Make Announcement About First Mission To Touch Sun
Thursday May 25, 2017 @07:27PM Scientists Develop Technology That Burns Natural Gas With No CO2 Emissions
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @08:47PM 8 In 10 People Now See Climate Change As a 'Catastrophic Risk,' Says Survey
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @07:29PM Renewable Energy Powers Jobs For Almost 10 Million People
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:24PM Sperm Stored In Space Produces Healthy Baby Mice On Earth
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:49PM Remote Pacific Island Is the Most Plastic-Contaminated Spot Yet Surveyed
Saturday May 20, 2017 @03:31AM Arctic Stronghold of World's Seeds Flooded After Permafrost Melts
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:47PM Chemists May Be Zeroing In On Chemical Reactions That Sparked the First Life
Thursday May 18, 2017 @06:46PM Rising Seas Set To Double Coastal Flooding By 2050, Says Study
Thursday May 18, 2017 @04:02PM Climate Change is Turning Antarctica Green, Say Researchers
Thursday May 18, 2017 @10:53AM Humans Accidentally Made a Space Cocoon For Ourselves Out of Radio Waves
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @03:42PM Where Have All the Insects Gone?
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @10:31AM Many Nations Pin Climate Hopes On China, India As Hopes For Trump Fade
Monday May 15, 2017 @10:35PM SpaceX Launches Super-Heavy Satellite Atop Falcon 9 Rocket
Saturday May 13, 2017 @01:30AM French President-Elect Macron Urges Action On Climate Change
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:38PM US Life Expectancy Can Vary By 20 Years Depending On Where You Live
Friday May 05, 2017 @04:35PM UAE To Drag Iceberg From Antarctica To Solve Water Shortage Set To Last 25 Years
Thursday May 04, 2017 @04:04PM Dormant Diseases Frozen In the Ice Are Waking Up
Monday May 01, 2017 @04:50PM India Aims To Make Every Car Electric By 2030 In Bid To Tackle Pollution
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:57PM Trump Order Helps Offshore Drilling, Stops Marine Sanctuary Expansion
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @07:12PM Chinese, European Space Agencies In Talks To Build a Moon Base
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @06:39PM New Study Suggests Humans Lived In North America 130,000 Years Ago
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @02:13PM Adidas Creates Trainers Made From Plastic Ocean Debris in Bid To End Pollution
Monday April 24, 2017 @04:59PM A Caterpillar May Lead To a 'Plastic Pollution' Solution
Sunday April 23, 2017 @07:08PM Scientists Consider 'Cloud Brightening' To Preserve Australia's Great Barrier Reef
Saturday April 22, 2017 @10:56PM 'Detergent' Hydroxl Molecules May Affect Methane Levels In The Atmosphere
Friday April 21, 2017 @08:40PM Can Geoengineering Drones Fight Global Warming?
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:16PM Light Sail Propulsion Could Reach Sirius Sooner Than Alpha Centauri
Friday April 21, 2017 @02:37PM Ocean Currents Are Sweeping Billions of Tiny Plastic Bits to the Arctic
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:47AM Louisiana's Governor Declares State Of Emergency Over Disappearing Coastline
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @10:05PM Broadband Expansion Could Trigger Dangerous Surge In Space Junk
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @06:03PM Physicists Detect Whiff of New Particle At the Large Hadron Collider
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:53PM Researchers Discover New Species of Giant Spider
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @11:16AM Google Earth Gets a New Home On the Web
Monday April 17, 2017 @06:04PM Dingo Wins The World's Most Interesting Genome Competition
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:58PM For the First Time On Record, Human-Caused Climate Change Has Rerouted an Entire River
Thursday April 13, 2017 @07:38PM New Solar-Powered Device Can Pull Water Straight From the Desert Air
Thursday April 13, 2017 @03:57PM Nearby Ocean Worlds Could Be Best Bet For Life Beyond Earth, Says NASA
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @08:01PM Portland Commits To 100 Percent Renewable Energy By 2050
Monday April 10, 2017 @04:42PM Large Near-Earth Astroid Will Fly Past Earth On April 19
Monday April 10, 2017 @04:09PM NASA Puts the Earth Up For Adoption
Sunday April 09, 2017 @11:55PM 'Unprecedented' Bleaching Damages Two-Thirds Of Australia's Great Barrier Reef
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:11PM There's an Earth-like Planet With an Atmosphere Just 39 Light-years Away
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:39PM Wolves May Be 'Re-Domesticating' Into Dogs
Friday April 07, 2017 @07:40AM Earth-Sized Telescope Set To Snap First Picture of a Black Hole
Thursday April 06, 2017 @10:22PM Public Crowd-sourcing Finds New Exoplanets
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:20PM Ancient Cannibals Didn't Turn To Cannibalism Just For the Calories, Study Suggests
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @07:59PM NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Begins Its Final Mission Before Plunging Into Saturn
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @09:19AM We're Creating a Perfect Storm of Unprecedented Global Warming
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @09:04PM 'Arctic World Archive' Will Keep the World's Data Safe In an Arctic Mineshaft
Monday April 03, 2017 @06:50PM Graphene-Based Sieve Turns Seawater Into Drinking Water
Monday April 03, 2017 @04:28PM An Unexpected Relationship Between Nuclear Power and Low Birth Weight
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:49AM Robots Could Solve the Lionfish Ecological Disaster
Sunday April 02, 2017 @12:50AM Manatee No Longer An Endangered Species
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:47PM Manatee No Longer An Endangered Species
Thursday March 30, 2017 @07:44PM SpaceX Makes Aerospace History With Successful Launch, Landing of a Used Rocket
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:30PM Scientists Discover Way To Transmit Taste of Lemonade Over Internet
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @09:56PM World's Largest Dinosaur Footprints Discovered In Western Australia
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @12:49AM Dutch Scientist Proposes Circular Runways For Airport Efficiency
Monday March 27, 2017 @08:41PM NASA Spends 72 Cents of Every SLS Dollar On Overhead Costs, Says Report
Monday March 27, 2017 @06:47PM Climate Change Is Altering Global Air Currents
Saturday March 25, 2017 @12:23AM Scientists Name 11 New Cloud Types
Friday March 24, 2017 @06:30PM US Scientists Launch World's Biggest Solar Geoengineering Study
Friday March 24, 2017 @06:12PM 'Moore's Law' For Carbon Would Defeat Global Warming
Friday March 24, 2017 @01:21AM Sea Ice Extent Sinks To Record Lows At Both Poles
Thursday March 23, 2017 @10:50AM Let There Be Light: Germans Switch on 'Largest Artificial Sun'
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @02:15PM 'Extreme and Unusual' Climate Trends Continue After Record 2016
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:53PM A New Definition Would Add 102 Planets To Our Solar System -- Including Pluto
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @04:17PM Trump Adds To NASA Budget, Approves Crewed Mission To Mars
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @11:47AM Norway Plans to Build the World's First Ship Tunnel
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @01:04AM John Goodenough's Colleagues Are Skeptical of His New Battery Technology
Friday March 17, 2017 @07:40PM Climate Shaped the Human Nose, Researchers Say
Friday March 17, 2017 @06:34PM Scientists Sent a Rocket To Mars For Less Than It Cost To Make 'The Martian'