Slashdot Items Tagged "earth"

Date / Time Story
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'
Friday March 17, 2017 @12:16AM Physicist Declassifies Rescued Nuclear Test Films
Thursday March 16, 2017 @07:04PM US Federal Budget Proposal Cuts Science Funding
Thursday March 16, 2017 @04:56PM Astronomers Find Star Orbiting a Black Hole At 1 Percent the Speed of Light
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:28PM America May Miss Out On the Next Industrial Revolution
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @09:07PM Researchers Convert Biomass To Hydrogen Using Sunlight
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @07:13PM Most People Would Give Lab-Grown Meat a Try, New Survey Reveals
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:49PM Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Allegedly Used Email Alias As Exxon CEO
Monday March 13, 2017 @03:51PM Boaty McBoatface To Go On Its First Antarctic Mission
Friday March 10, 2017 @06:40PM Scientists Create 'Designer Yeast' In Major Step Toward Synthetic Life
Thursday March 09, 2017 @11:11PM Stunning Close-up of Saturn's Moon, Pan, Reveals a Space Empanada
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @09:16PM Study Suggests Potatoes Can Grow On Mars
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @06:37PM Tesla's New Solar Energy Station On Kauai Will Power Hawaii At Night
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @04:47PM Malta's Azure Window Collapses Into the Sea
Monday March 06, 2017 @05:52PM NASA Proposes a Magnetic Shield To Protect Mars' Atmosphere
Saturday March 04, 2017 @10:07PM Jeff Bezos and Blue Origin To Offer 'Amazon-Like' Moon Delivery By 2020
Friday March 03, 2017 @07:55PM New Research Suggests Earth's Mantle Might Be Hotter Than Anyone Expected
Friday March 03, 2017 @05:31PM Researchers Create New Form of Matter
Thursday March 02, 2017 @07:44PM NASA Releases 2017-2018 Catalog of Software For Free
Thursday March 02, 2017 @03:44PM NASA's Scott Kelly Shares What He Discovered After a Year In Space
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:18PM 3.77-Billion-Year-Old Fossils Found, Could be Earliest Evidence of Life On Earth
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @12:16AM Congressional Candidate Brianna Wu Claims Moon-Colonizing Companies Could Destroy Cities By Dropping Rocks
Monday February 27, 2017 @05:42PM SpaceX Plans To Send Two People Around the Moon In 2018
Monday February 27, 2017 @05:34PM WHO Issues a List of 12 Most Worrying Drug-Resistant Bacteria
Monday February 27, 2017 @05:24PM First Signs of Obesity In Some Arctic Groups Have Been Linked To Instant Noodles
Saturday February 25, 2017 @01:20PM Professors Claim Passive Cooling Breakthrough Via Plastic Film
Friday February 24, 2017 @10:06PM Scientists Teach Bees How To Play Soccer
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:42PM Life Expectancy Set To Hit 90 In South Korea, Study Predicts
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:41PM World's Only Sample of Metallic Hydrogen Has Been Lost
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @04:49PM NASA Scientists Propose New Definition of Planets, and Pluto Could Soon Be Back
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @02:21PM Thrilling Discovery of Seven Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting Nearby Star
Sunday February 19, 2017 @05:09PM Some Recyclers Give Up On Recycling Old Monitors And TVs
Friday February 17, 2017 @11:27PM Genetically-Modified 'Surrogate Hens' Could Lay Eggs of Rare Chicken Breeds, Scientists Say
Friday February 17, 2017 @08:48PM Juno Jupiter Probe Won't Move Into Shorter Orbit After All
Thursday February 16, 2017 @09:38PM Woolly Mammoth On Verge of Resurrection, Scientists Reveal
Thursday February 16, 2017 @12:43AM Astronomers Discover 60 New Planets Including 'Super Earth'
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @03:38PM Lost Winston Churchill Essay Reveals His Thoughts On Alien Life
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @01:08AM ISRO Makes History, Launches 104 Satellites With Single Rocket
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @09:00PM Iron Age Potters Accidentally Recorded the Strength of Earth's Magnetic Field
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:04PM Scientists Propose Plan To Re-Freeze the Arctic
Monday February 13, 2017 @09:42PM US National Weather Service Suffered 'Catastrophic' Outage; Website Stopped Sending Forecasts, Warnings
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:44PM Banned Chemicals From 1970's Persist In Deepest Reaches of the Pacific Ocean, Study Shows
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:34PM 188,000 Evacuated As California's Massive Oroville Dam Threatens Catastrophic Floods
Sunday February 12, 2017 @03:15PM 223 Stranded Whales Rescue Themselves
Sunday February 12, 2017 @04:07AM Can We Pollinate Flowers With Tiny Flying Drones?
Saturday February 11, 2017 @05:11PM Four of Iceland's Main Volcanoes Are All Preparing For Eruption
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:00AM Hundreds of Stonehenge-Like Monuments Found In The Amazon Rainforest
Friday February 10, 2017 @08:56PM Excessive Radiation Inside Fukushima Fries Clean-Up Robot
Friday February 10, 2017 @06:48PM First Gene Drive In Mammals Could Aid Vast New Zealand Eradication Plan
Friday February 10, 2017 @03:39AM A Guide To Friday's Comet-Eclipse-Full-Moon Triple Feature
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @08:22PM Glass From Nuclear Test Site Shows the Moon Was Born Dry
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @05:43PM Scientists Successfully Decode the Genome of Quinoa
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @07:32PM A Supermassive Black Hole Has Been Devouring a Star For a Decade
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @12:36AM Scientists Have Invented Paper That You Can Print With Light, Erase With Heat, and Reuse 80 Times
Monday February 06, 2017 @06:34PM Scientists Discover Evidence of a 'Lost Continent' Under the Indian Ocean
Monday February 06, 2017 @05:47PM China Is Now the World's Largest Solar Power Producer
Saturday February 04, 2017 @04:30AM Sweden Pledges To Cut All Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 2045
Friday February 03, 2017 @11:56PM 16 Years of GPS Space Weather Data Made Publicly Available
Thursday February 02, 2017 @01:37AM Scientists Marvel At 'Increasingly Non-Natural' Arctic Warmth
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @08:19PM Milky Way Is Being Pushed Across the Universe
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @07:35PM All-Corn Diet Turns Hamsters Into Cannibals
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:53PM Elon Musk Thinks We Will Have To Use AI This Way To Avoid a Catastrophic Future
Monday January 30, 2017 @08:09PM Oxygen From Earth's Atmosphere May Be Traveling To the Moon's Surface
Monday January 30, 2017 @08:01PM Scientists Find 'Oldest Human Ancestor' -- A Big-Mouthed Sea Creature With No Anus
Monday January 30, 2017 @10:26AM Asteroid Whizzing By Earth 6 Times Closer Than the Moon
Saturday January 28, 2017 @01:42AM Solar Energy Now Employs More Americans Than Oil, Coal and Gas Combined
Friday January 27, 2017 @06:11PM Mark Zuckerberg Drops Lawsuits To Force Hundreds of Hawaiians To Sell Him Land
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:20PM Today Marks 50th Anniversary of Fatal Apollo 1 Disaster
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:07PM New Data Shows 85% of Humans Live Under a Corrupt Government
Thursday January 26, 2017 @08:05PM New, Higher Measurement of Universe's Expansion May Lead To a 'New Physics'
Thursday January 26, 2017 @05:53PM New York Approves Largest US Offshore Wind Farm Off Long Island
Thursday January 26, 2017 @05:27PM First Human-Pig 'Chimera' Created in Milestone Study
Thursday January 26, 2017 @04:08PM Scientists Finally Turn Hydrogen Into a Metal, Ending a 80-Year Quest
Thursday January 26, 2017 @01:04PM The Doomsday Clock Is Reset: Closest To Midnight Since The 1950s