Slashdot Items Tagged "earth"

Date / Time Story
Thursday May 24, 2018 @11:59AM Missing Climate Goals Could Cost the World $20 Trillion
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @07:50PM Giant Predatory Worms Are Invading France
Tuesday May 22, 2018 @12:00AM Asteroid From Another Star System Found Orbiting Wrong Way Near Jupiter
Monday May 21, 2018 @07:02PM German Test Reveals That Magnetic Fields Are Pushing the EM Drive
Monday May 21, 2018 @04:07PM Human Race Just 0.01% of All Life But Has Destroyed 83% of Wild Mammals, Study Finds
Saturday May 19, 2018 @08:03PM Estonia To Become the World's First Free Public Transport Nation
Saturday May 19, 2018 @01:40AM Anti-GMO Activists Slow Scientists Breeding a CO2-Reducing Superplant
Friday May 18, 2018 @09:18PM Floating Pacific Island Is In the Works With Its Own Government, Cryptocurrency
Friday May 18, 2018 @06:37PM Utilities, Tesla Appeal Federal Rollback of Auto Emissions Standards
Thursday May 17, 2018 @07:36PM US Government Wants To Start Charging For Landsat, the Best Free Satellite Data On Earth
Thursday May 17, 2018 @05:55PM Kilauea Volcano Erupts On Hawaii's Big Island
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @06:56PM NASA Says Humans Are Causing Massive Changes In Location of Water Around the World
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @06:08PM A Fleet of Sailing Robots Sets Out To Quantify the Oceans
Friday May 11, 2018 @02:53AM Large Island Declared Rat-Free in Biggest Removal Success
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @12:33AM Orbits of Jupiter and Venus Affect Earth's Climate, Says Study
Sunday May 06, 2018 @01:52PM Earth's Carbon Dioxide Levels Reach Highest Point In 800,000 Years
Friday May 04, 2018 @10:36AM Can We Live Without Concrete?
Friday May 04, 2018 @12:48AM Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Erupts, Prompting Evacuation Orders
Thursday May 03, 2018 @06:30PM Graphene Makes Concrete Twice As Strong While Reducing Carbon Emissions
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @10:55PM Hawaii To Ban Certain Sunscreens To Protect Coral Reefs
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @05:42PM The Longest Straight Path You Could Travel On Water Without Hitting Land
Monday April 30, 2018 @06:46PM Russia Launches Floating Nuclear Power Plant That's Head To the Arctic
Monday April 30, 2018 @06:03PM Russia Launches Floating Nuclear Power Plant That's Head To the Arctic
Monday April 30, 2018 @01:22PM Pristine Lakes Are Filled With Toxins
Sunday April 29, 2018 @02:58PM Great Barrier Reef Gets $379 Million Boost After Coral Dies Off
Saturday April 28, 2018 @05:57PM Can We Fight Climate Change With Carbon-Absorbing Rocks?
Friday April 27, 2018 @04:40PM EU Votes To Ban Bee-Harming Pesticides
Wednesday April 25, 2018 @06:23PM Kazakhstan Is Changing Its Alphabet From Cyrillic To Latin-Based Style Favored By the West
Monday April 23, 2018 @07:15PM Cow Could Soon Be Largest Land Mammal Left Due To Human Activity, Says Study
Monday April 23, 2018 @02:57PM Was There a Civilization On Earth Before Humans?
Friday April 20, 2018 @11:26PM Lyft Announces It Will Make All Rides Carbon Neutral
Friday April 20, 2018 @10:00PM 'Sea Nomads' Are First Known Humans Genetically Adapted To Diving
Friday April 20, 2018 @07:19PM North Korean Leader Says He Will Suspend Arms Tests, Shut Nuclear Test Site
Thursday April 19, 2018 @06:45PM Since 2016, Half of All Coral In the Great Barrier Reef Has Died
Thursday April 19, 2018 @04:50PM Apple Has a New iPhone Recycling Robot Named 'Daisy'
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @07:19PM SpaceX Launches NASA's Planet-Hunting Satellite, Successfully Lands Its Falcon 9 Rocket
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @04:45PM Autonomous Boats Will Be On the Market Sooner Than Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @05:16PM More Than 95% of World's Population Breathing Unhealthy Air, Says New Report
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @01:22PM Diamonds in Sudan Meteorite 'Are Remnants of Lost Planet'
Monday April 16, 2018 @04:31PM Scientists Accidentally Create Mutant Enzyme That Eats Plastic Bottles
Monday April 16, 2018 @12:12PM Carbon Dioxide From Ships at Sea To Be Regulated For First Time
Saturday April 14, 2018 @02:51PM Can We Build Indoor 'Vertical Farms' Near The World's Major Cities?
Friday April 13, 2018 @07:34PM Ocean Current That Keeps Europe Warm Is Weakening Because of Climate Change
Thursday April 12, 2018 @02:02PM XPRIZE Projects Aim To Convert CO2 Emissions, But Skepticism Remains
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @04:37PM Japan Team Maps 'Semi-Infinite' Trove of Rare Earth Elements
Monday April 09, 2018 @04:57PM All Apple Operations Now Run Off 100 Percent Renewable Energy
Saturday April 07, 2018 @08:42PM One-Degree Rise In Temperature Causes Ripple Effect In World's Largest High Arctic Lake
Saturday April 07, 2018 @02:26PM New Theory Suggests Dinosaurs Were Already Dying When Asteroid Hit
Friday April 06, 2018 @06:57PM Apple Tells the EPA Why Cutting the Clean Power Plan Is a Bad Move
Thursday April 05, 2018 @10:20AM Scientists Harvest First Vegetables in Antarctic Greenhouse
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @06:33PM One of Estonia's First 'e-Residents' Explains What It Means To Have Digital Citizenship
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @06:50PM Facebook CEO Says Not Planning To Extend European Privacy Law Globally
Monday April 02, 2018 @01:23PM Large Crack in East African Rift is Evidence of Continent Splitting in Two
Saturday March 31, 2018 @02:10PM Should We Revive Extinct Species?
Thursday March 29, 2018 @10:25PM An Up-Close Look At the Parker Solar Probe -- the Spacecraft That Will Skim the Sun's Surface
Thursday March 29, 2018 @08:16PM FCC Authorizes SpaceX's Ambitious Satellite Internet Plans
Thursday March 29, 2018 @10:02AM China, in Search of Water, is Building a Rain-Making Network Three Times the Size of Spain
Monday March 26, 2018 @08:11PM Wind and Solar Can Power Most of the United States, Says Study
Monday March 26, 2018 @05:26PM Few Countries Will Benefit From the AI Revolution
Monday March 26, 2018 @04:48PM More Than 75 Percent of Earth's Land Areas Are 'Broken,' Major Report Finds
Sunday March 25, 2018 @02:57PM Flat-Earther's Steam-Powered Rocket Lofts Him 1,875 Feet Up Into Mojave Desert
Sunday March 25, 2018 @02:50PM Ask Slashdot: Can FOSS Help In the Fight Against Climate Change?
Saturday March 24, 2018 @06:41PM World Cities Go Dark For 'Earth Hour' Climate Campaign
Thursday March 22, 2018 @08:08PM A Star Grazed Our Solar System 70,000 Years Ago, Early Humans Likely Saw It
Thursday March 22, 2018 @07:48PM SpaceX Launch Last Year Punched Huge, Temporary Hole In the Ionosphere
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @03:39PM Water Shortages Could Affect 5 Billion People By 2050, UNESCO Warns
Sunday March 18, 2018 @04:07PM Once Written Off for Dead, the Aral Sea Is Now Full of Life
Friday March 16, 2018 @11:56PM Can Problems From Climate Change Be Addressed With Science?
Friday March 16, 2018 @10:52PM Researchers Claim They Can Predict Where Lightning Is Likely To Strike
Friday March 16, 2018 @12:01AM Microplastics Found In 93 Percent of Bottled Water Tested In Global Study
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @07:14PM Google's New 'Plus Codes' Are An Open Source, Global Alternative To Street Addresses
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:59PM Extreme Winter Weather In the US Linked To a Warming Arctic
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:47PM China's Anti-Pollution Initiative Produces Stellar Results
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @03:06PM Media Reports About a Massive Geomagnetic Storm Hitting Earth on March 18 Are Inaccurate, NOAA Says
Monday March 12, 2018 @03:22AM What Image Should Represent All of Humanity On Wikipedia?
Friday March 09, 2018 @07:25PM Scientists Unsure Where Chinese Space Station Will Crash To Earth
Friday March 09, 2018 @07:12PM MIT Plans To Build Nuclear Fusion Plant By 2033
Friday March 09, 2018 @02:47PM Pockets of Water May Lay Deep Below Earth's Surface
Thursday March 08, 2018 @08:38PM Florida Lawmakers Approve Year-Round Daylight Saving Time
Sunday March 04, 2018 @02:43AM 2M Americans Lost Power After 'Bomb Cyclone'
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @06:35PM Scientists Find Life In 'Mars-Like' Chilean Desert
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @04:02PM Microbes Found in Earth's Deep Ocean Might Grow on Saturn's Moon Enceladus
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @12:55PM German Cities Can Ban Diesel Cars, Court Rules
Sunday February 25, 2018 @12:45AM Putting Civilization in a Box For Space Means Choosing Our Legacy
Saturday February 24, 2018 @11:48PM As Cape Town Runs Out of Water, Here's a Look at Parts of Mexico City That Have Been Without Water For a Year
Thursday February 22, 2018 @08:54PM Amateur Astronomer Spots Supernova Right As It Begins
Thursday February 22, 2018 @06:17PM Antarctica Is Losing Ice Faster Every Year
Thursday February 22, 2018 @04:09PM Taiwan To Ban Plastic Straws, Cups and Shopping Bags By 2030
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @08:40PM Bigelow Launching New Company To Sell Private Space Stations
Friday February 16, 2018 @08:25PM 73 Percent of Fish In the Northwestern Atlantic Have Microplastics In Their Guts
Friday February 16, 2018 @07:44PM Coffee Beans Are Good For Birds, Fancy Brew Or Not
Friday February 16, 2018 @06:44PM Would You Fear Alien Life or Welcome It?
Friday February 16, 2018 @06:16PM The Future of Free and Open-Source Maps
Thursday February 15, 2018 @02:10PM AI is Helping Seismologists Detect Earthquakes They'd Otherwise Miss
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @05:31PM Tesla Roadster Elon Musk Launched Into Space Has 6 Percent Chance of Hitting Earth In the Next Million Years
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @10:53AM Germany Considers Free Public Transport in Fight To Banish Air Pollution
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:58PM Trump Administration Wants To Fire 248 Forecasters At the National Weather Service
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:25PM New Horizons Probe Captures Images At Record Distance From Earth
Monday February 12, 2018 @07:12PM 25 Years of Satellite Data Shows Global Warming Is Accelerating Sea Level Rise
Monday February 12, 2018 @06:45PM Daylight Saving Time Isn't Worth It, European Parliament Members Say
Saturday February 10, 2018 @07:37PM Researchers Discover Efficient Way To Filter Salt, Metal Ions From Water
Friday February 09, 2018 @07:09PM 'Sinking' Pacific Nation Tuvalu Is Actually Getting Bigger
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @08:56PM Scientists Create a New Form of Matter: Superionic Water Ice
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @11:15AM The Arctic is Full of Toxic Mercury, and Climate Change is Going To Release it
Friday February 02, 2018 @02:43PM Laser Scans Reveal Maya 'Megalopolis' Below Guatemalan Jungle
Thursday February 01, 2018 @02:33PM Insect Die-off: Even Common Species Are Becoming Rare
Friday January 26, 2018 @09:15PM Scientists Discover the Oldest Human Fossils Outside Africa
Thursday January 25, 2018 @04:56PM Plastic Pollution Is Killing Coral Reefs, 4-Year Study Finds
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @01:16AM 1.7-Billion-Year-Old Chunk of North America Found Sticking To Australia
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @06:06PM Half-Assed Solar Geoengineering Is Worse Than Climate Change Itself
Saturday January 20, 2018 @05:51PM Australian Birds of Prey Are Deliberately Setting Forests On Fire
Thursday January 18, 2018 @05:20PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Explain Einstein's Theories To a Nine-Year-Old?
Thursday January 18, 2018 @02:02PM 2017 Among Warmest Years On Record
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @07:04PM Salmonella Probably Killed the Aztecs
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @05:04PM China Builds 'World's Biggest Air Purifier' That Actually Works
Monday January 15, 2018 @06:22PM Renewable Energy Set To Be Cheaper Than Fossil Fuels By 2020, Says Report
Friday January 12, 2018 @10:37PM Why the World Only Has Two Words For Tea
Friday January 12, 2018 @11:57AM Will Cape Town be the First City To Run Out of Water?
Friday January 12, 2018 @02:46AM Sea Turtles Under Threat As Climate Change Turns Most Babies Female
Monday January 08, 2018 @06:38PM US Disaster Costs Shatter Records In 2017, the Third-Warmest Year On Record
Sunday January 07, 2018 @03:11AM Google Loses Up to 250 Bikes a Week
Friday January 05, 2018 @05:52PM Ancient DNA Reveals a Completely Unknown Population of Native Americans
Friday January 05, 2018 @05:00PM NASA Launches a Mission To Study the Border of Earth and Space
Thursday January 04, 2018 @03:25PM Oceans Suffocating as Huge Dead Zones Quadruple Since 1950, Scientists Warn
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @11:22AM Norway Powers Ahead (Electrically): Over Half New Car Sales Now Electric or Hybrid
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @08:00PM Scientists Can Now Blame Individual Natural Disasters On Climate Change
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @02:21PM It's So Cold Outside That Sharks Are Actually Freezing to Death
Monday January 01, 2018 @03:11PM UK 'Faces Build-up of Plastic Waste'
Thursday December 28, 2017 @02:42PM UK Enjoyed 'Greenest Year For Electricity Ever' in 2017
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @10:50PM The WHO May Recognize Excessive Video Gaming As Mental Health Disorder
Monday December 25, 2017 @02:07PM UFO Existence 'Proven Beyond Reasonable Doubt', Says Former Head of Pentagon Alien Program
Sunday December 24, 2017 @06:43PM Should Plant-Based Meat Replace Beef Completely?
Friday December 22, 2017 @09:43PM Experts Cast Doubt on 'Alien Alloys' in the New York Times' UFO Story
Friday December 22, 2017 @05:11PM Elon Musk Shows Off the Tesla Roadster That SpaceX Will Send Beyond Mars
Friday December 22, 2017 @11:38AM Faced With Rising Temperatures, People May Seek Asylum
Thursday December 21, 2017 @06:50PM California Poised To Hit 50 Percent Renewable Target a Full Decade Ahead of Schedule
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @06:25PM France Passes Law To Ban All Oil, Gas Production By 2040
Monday December 18, 2017 @08:52PM Scientists Confirm There Was Life On Earth 3.5 Billion Years Ago
Sunday December 17, 2017 @02:13PM Flat Earther Now Wants To Launch His Homemade Rocket From a Balloon
Friday December 15, 2017 @02:09PM Norway Becomes First Country To Switch Off FM Radio
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @12:25PM Almost 45 Million Tons of E-waste Discarded Last Year
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @09:12PM Why Meteoroids Explode Before Hitting the Earth
Saturday December 09, 2017 @05:51PM China Has Launched the World's First All-Electric Cargo Ship
Friday December 08, 2017 @06:48PM Toyota's New Power Plant Will Create Clean Energy From Manure
Thursday December 07, 2017 @10:00AM The Firestorm This Time: Why Los Angeles Is Burning
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @07:34PM Earth Will Likely Be Much Warmer In 2100 Than We Anticipated, Scientists Warn
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @01:30PM Air Pollution Harm To Unborn Babies May Be Global Health Catastrophe, Warn Doctors
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @12:52PM 'Bitcoin Could Cost Us Our Clean-Energy Future'
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @01:22AM New Evidence Points To Icy Plate Tectonics On Europa
Monday December 04, 2017 @11:41PM The World's Astonishing Dependence On Fossil Fuels Hasn't Changed In 40 Years
Monday December 04, 2017 @03:48PM Nations Agree To Ban Fishing in Arctic Ocean For At Least 16 Years
Monday December 04, 2017 @02:42AM Silicon Valley Billionaires Award $22 Million in 'Breakthrough Prizes'
Thursday November 30, 2017 @06:03PM Russia Says It Will Ignore Any UN Ban of Killer Robots
Thursday November 30, 2017 @05:24PM CNN Visualizes Climate Change-Driven Arctic Melt With 360-Degree VR Video
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @06:34PM 375 Million Jobs May Be Automated By 2030, Study Suggests
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @06:24PM DNA Analysis Finds That Yetis Are Actually Bears
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @05:20PM Bacteria Found On ISS May Be Alien In Origin, Says Cosmonaut
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @04:57PM Scientists Call For Ban On Glitter, Say It's a Global Hazard That Pollutes Oceans
Monday November 27, 2017 @12:20AM Could Collapsing Antarctic Glaciers Raise Sea Levels Sooner Than Expected?
Sunday November 26, 2017 @08:04PM Amazon: Heat From Data Centers Will Be Used as a Furnace
Friday November 24, 2017 @11:52PM Lightning Can Trigger Nuclear Reactions, Creating Rare Atomic Isotopes
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @05:36PM Flowing Water On Mars' Surface May Just Be Rolling Sand Instead
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:10PM Night Being 'Lost' To Artificial Light
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @07:19PM Russia Detects a Significant Radiation Spike In Mountains Close To Soviet-Era Nuclear Plant
Monday November 20, 2017 @01:42AM Upsurge in Big Earthquakes Predicted for 2018
Sunday November 19, 2017 @07:27PM What They Don't Tell You About Climate Change
Friday November 17, 2017 @07:37PM 'Robots Are Not Taking Over,' Says Head of UN Body of Autonomous Weapons
Thursday November 16, 2017 @05:49PM Report Claims That 18 Nation's Elections Were Impacted By Social Engineering Last Year
Thursday November 16, 2017 @05:40PM Virgin Hyperloop One Eyes India For Possible High-Speed Routes
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @09:29PM Astronomers Find An Earth-Size World Just 11 Light Years Away
Monday November 13, 2017 @04:58PM More Than 15,000 Scientists From 184 Countries Issue 'Warning To Humanity'
Monday November 13, 2017 @12:29AM New Study Suggests We Don't Understand Supervolcanoes
Sunday November 12, 2017 @11:46PM Asgardia Becomes the First Nation Deployed in Space
Saturday November 11, 2017 @12:48AM How Two Scientists Accurately Predicted Global Warming in 1967
Friday November 10, 2017 @10:23PM One Bitcoin Transaction Now Uses As Much Energy As Your House In a Week
Friday November 10, 2017 @07:02PM NASA Discovers Mantle Plume That's Melting Antarctica From Below
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @06:23PM EPA Approves Release of Bacteria-Carrying Mosquitoes To 20 States
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @06:15PM New Technology Should Be Neither Feared Nor Trusted
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @05:21PM The US Is Now the Only Country In the World To Reject the Paris Climate Deal
Monday November 06, 2017 @06:42PM Florida Attempts the Largest Hydraulic Restoration Project In the World To Save the Everglades
Monday November 06, 2017 @05:00PM Paradise Papers Leak Reveals Apple's Secret Tax Bolthole
Sunday November 05, 2017 @10:29PM The US Has Destroyed A Critical Sea Ice-Measuring Satellite
Saturday November 04, 2017 @08:49PM Hole In The Ozone Layer Smallest In 29 Years
Thursday November 02, 2017 @05:21PM Massive Government Report Says Climate Is Warming and Humans Are the Cause
Thursday November 02, 2017 @09:19AM Timber Towers Are On the Rise in France
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @07:06PM The Asteroid That Wiped Out Dinosaurs Plunged Earth Into Catastrophic Winter
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @06:39PM Every Other Summer Will Shatter Heat Records Within a Decade
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @05:19PM Can Japan Burn Flammable Ice For Energy?
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @06:26PM We May Not Have Enough Minerals To Even Meet Electric Car Demand
Monday October 30, 2017 @12:01PM Carbon Pollution Touched 800,000 Year Record in 2016, WMO Says
Sunday October 29, 2017 @12:54AM Study Links Rapid Ice Sheet Melting With Distant Volcanic Eruptions
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @04:20PM Electric Cars Emit 50 Percent Less Greenhouse Gas Than Diesel, Study Finds
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @06:26PM Italy Proposes Phasing Out Coal Power Plants By 2025
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @05:18PM Astronaut Paul Weitz Dies At 85; Veteran of Skylab and Shuttle Missions
Monday October 23, 2017 @01:44PM Hong Kong Has No Space Left for the Dead
Thursday October 19, 2017 @01:58PM Discovery of 50km Cave Raises Hopes For Human Colonisation of Moon
Thursday October 19, 2017 @01:21PM Turning the Optical Fiber Network Into a Giant Earthquake Sensor
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @06:45PM Flying Insects Have Been Disappearing Over the Past Few Decades, Study Shows
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