Slashdot Items Tagged "environment"

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Tuesday November 21, 2017 @06:19PM Russia Detects a Significant Radiation Spike In Mountains Close To Soviet-Era Nuclear Plant
Sunday November 19, 2017 @06:27PM What They Don't Tell You About Climate Change
Thursday November 09, 2017 @01:09PM Cities Are Scolding Countries at UN Climate Conference To Cut Emissions
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @06:06PM The Asteroid That Wiped Out Dinosaurs Plunged Earth Into Catastrophic Winter
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @05:39PM Every Other Summer Will Shatter Heat Records Within a Decade
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @04:19PM Can Japan Burn Flammable Ice For Energy?
Monday October 30, 2017 @11:01AM Carbon Pollution Touched 800,000 Year Record in 2016, WMO Says
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @03:20PM Electric Cars Emit 50 Percent Less Greenhouse Gas Than Diesel, Study Finds
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @03:14PM Mathematical Formula Predicts Global Mass Extinction Event in 2100
Thursday September 14, 2017 @02:23PM We're Eating Plastics From Our Own Dirty Laundry
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @04:40PM Why Bats Crash Into Windows
Friday August 25, 2017 @04:24PM Alaska's Permafrost Is Thawing
Friday August 25, 2017 @03:12PM VW Engineer Sentenced To 40-Month Prison Term In Diesel Case
Monday August 21, 2017 @04:11PM Switch To Renewables Won't End the Geopolitics of Energy
Thursday August 17, 2017 @03:59PM The Health Benefits of Wind and Solar Exceed the Cost of All Subsidies
Monday August 14, 2017 @05:33PM Popular Pesticides Keep Bumblebees From Laying Eggs
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @04:47PM Leaked Federal Climate Report Finds Link Between Climate Change, Human Activity
Monday August 07, 2017 @04:19PM Massive Solar Plant In the Sahara Could Help Keep the EU Powered
Thursday August 03, 2017 @06:14PM Cats and Dogs Contribute Significantly To Climate Change, Says UCLA Study
Thursday August 03, 2017 @11:31AM EPA Reverses Course on Ozone Rule
Monday July 24, 2017 @05:27PM German Automakers Formed a Secret Cartel In the '90s To Collude On Diesel Emissions, Says Report
Monday July 24, 2017 @05:12PM World's First Floating Wind Farm Emerges Off Coast of Scotland
Monday July 10, 2017 @04:29PM Only 100 Companies Are Responsible For 71 Percent of Global Emissions, Says Study
Thursday July 06, 2017 @05:18PM France Set To Ban Sale of Petrol and Diesel Vehicles By 2040
Monday July 03, 2017 @09:47PM Court Blocks EPA Effort To Suspend Obama-Era Methane Rule
Monday July 03, 2017 @05:52PM Researchers Build American Eels an 'Eelevator'
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:45PM World's First Floating Windfarm To Take Shape Off Coast of Scotland
Monday June 26, 2017 @08:40PM New Study Confirms the Oceans Are Warming Rapidly
Monday June 26, 2017 @04:05PM 'Infarm' Startup Wants To Put a Farm In Every Grocery Store
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:31PM Sweden Passes Bill To Become Carbon Neutral By 2045
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:23PM It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @09:38AM A Third Of the Planet's Population Is Exposed To Deadly Heatwaves
Monday June 19, 2017 @05:38PM Scientists Declare End to Global Coral Reef Bleaching Event
Monday June 19, 2017 @04:25PM Ethiopia's Coffee Is the Latest Victim of Climate Change
Thursday June 15, 2017 @04:05PM Arctic Climate Change Study Canceled Due to Climate Change
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @11:51AM Apple Issues $1 Billion Green Bond After Trump's Paris Climate Exit
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @08:56AM Indian Scientists Are Experimenting With Drone Seed-bombing To Plant a Forest
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @05:24PM 11 States Sue Trump Administration's Energy Department After Weeks of No Movement On Efficiency Standards
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @04:38PM Multi-Million Dollar Upgrade Planned To Secure 'Failsafe' Arctic Seed Vault
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:34PM 'Instantly Rechargeable' Battery Could Change the Future of Electric Cars
Thursday June 01, 2017 @02:59PM Germany Detects Emissions Cheat Software In Audi Models
Thursday June 01, 2017 @09:33AM The US Is the Biggest Carbon Polluter in History
Friday May 26, 2017 @05:48PM A Third of the Nation's Honeybee Colonies Died Last Year
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:27PM Scientists Develop Technology That Burns Natural Gas With No CO2 Emissions
Monday May 01, 2017 @07:16PM UK's Newest Tokamak Fusion Reactor Has Created Its First Plasma
Monday May 01, 2017 @03:50PM India Aims To Make Every Car Electric By 2030 In Bid To Tackle Pollution
Monday April 24, 2017 @03:59PM A Caterpillar May Lead To a 'Plastic Pollution' Solution
Monday April 24, 2017 @01:49PM The EPA Won't Be Shutting Down Its Open Data Website After All
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:47PM Britain Set For First Coal-Free Day Since Industrial Revolution
Thursday April 20, 2017 @03:15PM Apple Forces Recyclers To Shred All iPhones and MacBooks
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @12:33AM Scientists Invent Ultrasonic Dryer That Uses Sound To Dry Your Clothes
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @04:58PM Glowing Bacteria Detect Buried Landmines
Thursday March 30, 2017 @02:55PM House Approves Bill To Force Public Release of EPA Science
Monday March 27, 2017 @03:42PM Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Working Environment For a Developer?
Friday March 24, 2017 @11:23PM Scientists Name 11 New Cloud Types
Friday March 24, 2017 @05:30PM US Scientists Launch World's Biggest Solar Geoengineering Study
Friday March 24, 2017 @05:12PM 'Moore's Law' For Carbon Would Defeat Global Warming
Friday March 24, 2017 @12:21AM Sea Ice Extent Sinks To Record Lows At Both Poles
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @03:05PM GNOME 3.24 Released
Friday March 17, 2017 @06:40PM Climate Shaped the Human Nose, Researchers Say
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @08:07PM Researchers Convert Biomass To Hydrogen Using Sunlight
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @06:13PM Most People Would Give Lab-Grown Meat a Try, New Survey Reveals
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @03:49PM Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Allegedly Used Email Alias As Exxon CEO
Monday March 13, 2017 @02:51PM Boaty McBoatface To Go On Its First Antarctic Mission
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @08:16PM Study Suggests Potatoes Can Grow On Mars
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @05:37PM Tesla's New Solar Energy Station On Kauai Will Power Hawaii At Night
Monday March 06, 2017 @09:02PM New Sponge Can Soak Up and Release Spilled Oil Hundreds of Times
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @12:37AM New Study In Mice Shows That Increasing Serotonin Affects Motivation, But Only In Certain Circumstances
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @05:04PM Scientists Propose Plan To Re-Freeze the Arctic
Monday February 13, 2017 @03:44PM Banned Chemicals From 1970's Persist In Deepest Reaches of the Pacific Ocean, Study Shows
Monday February 13, 2017 @03:34PM 188,000 Evacuated As California's Massive Oroville Dam Threatens Catastrophic Floods
Monday February 06, 2017 @11:36PM Scientists Have Invented Paper That You Can Print With Light, Erase With Heat, and Reuse 80 Times
Monday February 06, 2017 @04:47PM China Is Now the World's Largest Solar Power Producer
Thursday February 02, 2017 @12:37AM Scientists Marvel At 'Increasingly Non-Natural' Arctic Warmth
Thursday January 19, 2017 @07:13PM Scottish Government Targets 66% Emissions Cut By 2032
Monday January 09, 2017 @05:11PM 2016 Was Second Hottest Year For US In More Than 120 Years of Record Keeping
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:41PM US Military Seeks Biodegradable Bullets That Sprout Plants
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:26PM FBI Arrests Volkswagen Executive On Charges Related To Dieselgate
Thursday January 05, 2017 @03:39PM A Coal-Fired Power Plant In India Is Turning Carbon Dioxide Into Baking Soda
Friday December 23, 2016 @10:24PM Researchers Send Information Using a Single Particle of Light
Thursday December 22, 2016 @12:15AM Obama Blocks Offshore Drilling In Atlantic, Arctic Areas
Friday December 16, 2016 @04:37PM Researchers Find Roads Shatter the Earth's Surface Into 600,000 Fragments
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @09:45AM Google Says It Is About To Reach 100 Percent Renewable Energy
Monday November 28, 2016 @04:14PM EPA Increases Amount of Renewable Fuel To Be Blended Into Gasoline
Friday November 25, 2016 @06:58PM 6 Major Countries Have Recently Announced Plans To Phase-Out All Coal-Fired Power Plants
Monday November 21, 2016 @06:45PM Canada Plans To Phase Out Coal-Powered Electricity By 2030
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:02PM China To Build a Solar Plant In Chernobyl's Exclusion Zone
Monday November 21, 2016 @01:06PM Samsung and Panasonic Accused Over Supply Chain Labour Abuses in Malaysia
Thursday November 17, 2016 @05:41PM France To Shut Down All Coal-Fired Power Plants By 2023
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @06:02PM Google Launches Earth VR For Free On HTC Vive
Friday November 11, 2016 @05:00PM Earth's Plants Are Countering Some of the Effects of Climate Change
Thursday November 10, 2016 @05:53PM Trump Picks Top Climate Skeptic To Lead EPA Transition
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @06:31PM Sea Levels Will Rise Faster Than Ever If Earth's Warming Continues, Says Study
Friday November 04, 2016 @09:15AM Paris Climate Change Agreement Enters Into Force
Thursday November 03, 2016 @03:19PM White House, 35 States To Boost Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
Saturday October 29, 2016 @02:13AM Tesla Unveils Residential 'Solar Roof' With Updated Battery Storage System
Thursday October 27, 2016 @02:53PM Climate Change Rate To Turn Southern Spain To Desert By 2100, Report Warns
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @12:23AM Nuclear Plants Leak Critical Alerts In Unencrypted Pager Messages
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:34PM Largest Auto-Scandal Settlement In US History: Judge Approves $15 Billion Volkswagen Settlement
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:30PM First New US Nuclear Reactor In 20 Years Goes Live
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:54PM Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 Recall Is an Environmental Travesty
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @04:36PM New AI Is Capable of Beating Humans At Doom
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @02:41PM KDE Plasma 5.8 LTS Desktop Officially Released
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:15PM Study: Earth Is At Its Warmest In 120,000 Years
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @03:48PM A Shocking Amount of E-Waste Recycling Is a Complete Sham
Friday September 16, 2016 @07:53PM GM Commits To 100% Renewable Energy By 2050
Friday September 09, 2016 @05:05PM 10 Percent of the World's Wilderness Has Been Lost Since 1990s
Monday September 05, 2016 @06:14PM US Beekeepers Fear For Livelihoods As Anti-Zika Toxin Kills 2.5M Bees
Thursday September 01, 2016 @03:49PM New Cloud Attack Takes Full Control of Virtual Machines With Little Effort
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @06:26PM Global Warming Started 180 Years Ago Near Beginning of Industrial Revolution, Says Study
Thursday August 18, 2016 @07:12PM Flaming 'Blue Whirl' Could Be Used In Fuel Spill Cleanup
Thursday August 11, 2016 @08:29PM Venus May Have Been Habitable, Says NASA
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @06:50PM 6 Million Americans Exposed To High Levels of Chemicals In Drinking Water, Says Study
Monday August 01, 2016 @08:24PM Climate Change Contrarians Lose Big Betting Against Global Warming
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:22PM World's Largest Solar Power Plant Planned For Chernobyl Nuclear Wasteland
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @10:43PM Florida Regulators OK Plan To Increase Toxins In Water
Monday July 25, 2016 @10:49PM Feds To Deploy Anti-Drone Software Near Wildfires
Monday July 25, 2016 @05:00PM Chinese State Company Unveils World's Largest Seaplane
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @06:51PM NASA's Juno Spacecraft Sends First Images From Jupiter
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @07:19PM KDE Plasma 5.7 Released
Saturday July 02, 2016 @08:47AM Stop Bashing GMO Food, Say 109 Nobel Laureates
Friday July 01, 2016 @06:37PM Security Researcher Publishes How-To Guide To Crack Android Full Disk Encryption
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @03:39AM German Government Agrees To Ban Fracking Indefinitely
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @06:42PM Volkswagen Agrees To Record $14.7B Settlement Over Emissions Cheating
Friday June 24, 2016 @07:11PM Sweden Tests World's First Electric Road For Trucks
Friday June 24, 2016 @12:39AM Study Finds Password Misuse In Hospitals Is 'Endemic'
Thursday June 09, 2016 @05:55PM Apple Creates Energy Company, Looks To Sell Excess Power Into The Grid
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:23PM NASA Satellite Finds 39 Unreported Sources of Toxic Air Pollution
Saturday May 21, 2016 @01:11PM The World's Largest Cruise Ship and Its Supersized Pollution Problem
Friday May 20, 2016 @04:59PM Wristband Gives You An Electric Shock When You Overspend
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @04:50PM Genetically Modified Crops Are Safe, Report Says
Friday May 13, 2016 @12:42AM National Microbiome Initiative To Harness Microbes For Health, Environment
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @05:44PM Renewables Fastest-Growing Energy Sources, Feds Say
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @04:00PM Germany Had So Much Renewable Energy That It Had To Pay People To Use Electricity
Monday May 09, 2016 @06:47PM Scientists: Electric Vehicles Produce As Many Toxins As Dirty Diesels
Friday May 06, 2016 @03:53PM San Diego To Run 100 Percent On Renewable Energy By 2035
Friday May 06, 2016 @12:56PM Solar Planes Aren't the Green Future Of Air Travel
Thursday May 05, 2016 @10:54PM AG Scores Victory In Bid To Shut Down Indian Point
Monday May 02, 2016 @03:28PM Greenpeace Leaks Big Part Of Secret TTIP Documents
Friday April 29, 2016 @03:14PM One US Oil Field a Key Culprit In Global Ethane Gas Increase
Monday April 25, 2016 @10:27PM Rise In CO2 Has 'Greened Planet Earth'
Friday April 22, 2016 @04:14PM Earth Day: 175 Nations Sign Historic Paris Climate Deal
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @03:47PM Senate Passes Bipartisan Energy Bill To Develop New Technologies, Improve Cybersecurity
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @02:33PM Almost Nothing About the 'Apple Harvests Gold From iPhones' Story Is True
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @03:13PM Up To 35,000 Gallons of Nuclear Waste Leak At Washington State Storage Site
Saturday April 16, 2016 @10:04AM Apple Expects Users To Replace Their iPhone, Apple Watch After Three Years
Friday April 15, 2016 @07:14PM Apple's Recycling Initiatives Recover $40 Million In Gold
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @04:34PM World's Largest Private Coal Company Files For Bankruptcy
Sunday April 03, 2016 @05:51PM Mexico City Plans Car-Driving Ban To Fight Air Pollution
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @03:05PM Preterm Births Linked To Air Pollution Cost Billions In The US
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @03:14PM GNOME 3.20 Officially Released
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @01:38PM Rockefeller Fund Dumping Fossil Fuels, Hits Exxon On Climate Issues
Monday March 21, 2016 @02:56PM Apple Unveils Liam, An iPhone Recycling Robot That Salvages Parts
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @04:18PM Obama Rejects New Atlantic Ocean Oil Drilling
Friday March 11, 2016 @09:35PM Plastic-Eating Bacteria Could Help Clean Up Waste
Monday March 07, 2016 @08:58PM Boeing's Self-Cleaning Aircraft Bathroom Lets You Use Loo Without Touching Anything
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @06:43PM UK Company Riversimple Plans a Fuel-Sipping Hydrogen Car
Monday February 08, 2016 @07:18PM Wolves Howl In Different 'Dialects,' Machine Learning Finds
Saturday November 28, 2015 @04:56PM Bill Gates To Headline Paris Climate Talks
Thursday August 27, 2015 @04:04PM NASA Scientists Paint Stark Picture of Accelerating Sea Level Rise
Friday October 10, 2014 @05:31PM Antiperspirants Could Contribute to Particulate Pollution
Saturday March 01, 2014 @11:37AM Tim Cook: If You Don't Like Our Energy Policies, Don't Buy Apple Stock
Tuesday February 11, 2014 @03:44AM Oil Companies Secretly Got Paid Twice For Cleaning Up Toxic Fuel Leaks
Tuesday March 12, 2013 @07:32AM China Using 'State Secrets' Label To Hide Pollution
Tuesday March 05, 2013 @11:26AM Don't Want a Phonebook? Give Up Your Privacy
Thursday February 21, 2013 @08:57PM New Process Takes Energy From Coal Without Burning It
Friday February 08, 2013 @07:38PM In 2011, Fracking Was #2 In Causing Greenhouse Gas In US
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @08:34AM America's Real Criminal Element: Lead
Friday January 04, 2013 @05:58PM Anti-GMO Activist Recants
Friday December 28, 2012 @07:01PM Drone Photos Lead to Indictment For Texas Polluters
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @09:26AM Light Bulb Ban Produces Hoarding In EU, FUD In U.S.
Thursday September 13, 2012 @07:51AM Around 200,000 Tons of Deep Water Horizon Oil and Gas Consumed By Bacteria
Thursday August 30, 2012 @11:20PM Biodiesel From Sewage Sludge
Thursday August 09, 2012 @11:50AM For Much of the World, Demand For Water Outstrips Supply
Sunday July 22, 2012 @06:46PM Finding Fault With Anti-Fracking Science Claims
Saturday July 07, 2012 @04:40PM Apple Exits "Green Hardware" Certification Program
Saturday June 02, 2012 @10:10PM SpaceX Brownsville Space Port Opposed By Texas Environmentalists
Tuesday May 29, 2012 @11:57AM Digging Into the Electrical Cost of PC Gaming
Thursday April 12, 2012 @02:57PM Nest Labs Calls Honeywell Lawsuit 'Worse Than Patent Troll'
Friday April 06, 2012 @10:14PM USGS Suggests Connection Between Seismic Activity and Fracking
Sunday February 26, 2012 @02:30PM Study Suggests Climate Change-Induced Drought Caused the Mayan Collapse
Friday February 24, 2012 @11:04PM Cars Emit More Black Carbon Than Previously Thought
Sunday February 12, 2012 @09:31AM It's Not All Waste: The Complicated Life of Surplus Electronics In Africa
Friday January 27, 2012 @09:29PM Sea Water Could Cause Uranium Pollution From Nuclear Fuel Rods
Wednesday January 25, 2012 @07:08AM Amateur UAV Pilot Exposes Texas River of Blood
Monday January 02, 2012 @01:25AM China's Green Data Center Plans
Thursday November 24, 2011 @10:27AM The Myth of Renewable Energy
Monday October 31, 2011 @12:16AM Fish Evolve Immunity To Toxic Sludge
Sunday October 23, 2011 @08:24AM 3D Printers To Save Hermit Crabs
Saturday October 22, 2011 @06:58AM Global Warming 'Confirmed' By Independent Study
Friday September 23, 2011 @05:47PM EPA Bans CFC-Based Asthma Inhalers
Tuesday September 06, 2011 @08:31AM Ask Slashdot: Classroom Eco-Projects Suited To Alaska?
Thursday July 28, 2011 @05:49PM New NASA Data Casts Doubt On Global Warming Models
Saturday June 25, 2011 @09:29AM New Process Allows Fuel Cells To Run On Coal
Friday June 24, 2011 @10:43AM Tesla Will Discontinue the Roadster
Tuesday March 29, 2011 @08:14PM BP Loses Laptop With Oil-Spill Claimants' Personal Info
Thursday March 17, 2011 @07:55PM Tesla CEO Says Model S Will Support Third-Party Apps
Thursday February 17, 2011 @07:56PM Stanford, UCD Researchers Say 100% Renewable Energy Possible By 2050
Tuesday December 28, 2010 @09:00PM Paris To Test Banning SUVs In the City
Thursday December 02, 2010 @11:28PM GM Loses Money On Every Volt Built