Slashdot Items Tagged "earth"

Date / Time Story
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
Thursday January 26, 2017 @01:37AM Personality Traits Are Linked To Differences In Brain Structure, Says Researchers
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @08:38PM Boeing Unveils New NASA Spacesuits For Starliner Austronaut Taxi
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @04:42PM Nicotine Shown To Reduce Symptoms of Schizophrenia
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @08:31PM India To Send Surveyors To Find Out If Everest Shrunk From Nepal Earthquake
Monday January 23, 2017 @05:12PM Cervical Cancer Just Got Much Deadlier -- Because Scientists Fixed a Math Error
Sunday January 22, 2017 @01:19AM Humans, Not Climate Change, Wiped Out Australian Megafauna
Saturday January 21, 2017 @07:30PM New Wyoming Bill Penalizes Utilities Using Renewable Energy
Saturday January 21, 2017 @02:08AM Scientists Enter Hawaii Dome In Eight-Month Mars Space Mission Study
Friday January 20, 2017 @04:21PM NASA Is Planning Mission To An Asteroid Worth $10 Quintillion
Thursday January 19, 2017 @08:13PM Scottish Government Targets 66% Emissions Cut By 2032
Thursday January 19, 2017 @07:32PM Neuroscience Can't Explain How a Microprocessor Works
Thursday January 19, 2017 @04:45PM Galileo Satellites Are Experiencing Multiple Clock Failures
Thursday January 19, 2017 @02:04AM How the Human Brain Decides What Is Important and What's Not
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @09:20PM China Cancels Over 100 Coal-Fired Power Plants
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @08:21PM Female Shark Learns To Reproduce Without Males After Years Alone
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @03:10PM Earth Hit Record Hot Year in 2016: NASA
Monday January 16, 2017 @07:59PM Japanese Spacecraft Spots Massive Gravity Wave In Venus' Atmosphere
Monday January 16, 2017 @05:06PM NASA Astronaut Gene Cernan, Last Man To Walk On the Moon, Dies At 82
Friday January 13, 2017 @09:35PM Moon Express Raises $20 Million In Series B-1, Fully Funds Trip To The Moon
Thursday January 12, 2017 @10:27PM US Puts Bumblebee On the Endangered Species List For First Time
Thursday January 12, 2017 @05:04PM Study Shows Wearable Sensors Can Tell When You Are Getting Sick
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @07:01PM Scientists Calculate the Moon To Be 4.51 Billion Years Old
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @06:51PM SpaceX Details Its Plans For Landing Three Falcon Heavy Boosters At Once
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @08:12AM Amazon Still Lags Behind Apple, Google in Greenpeace Renewable Energy Report
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @01:23AM Alcohol Switches the Brain Into Starvation Mode In Mice, Increasing Hunger and Appetite, Study Finds
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @11:27PM An Asteroid Passed By Earth At About Half the Distance Between Our Planet and Moon
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @07:56PM MIT Unveils New Material That's Strongest and Lightest On Earth
Monday January 09, 2017 @08:57PM Our Moon May Have Formed From Multiple Small Ones, Says Report
Monday January 09, 2017 @06:11PM 2016 Was Second Hottest Year For US In More Than 120 Years of Record Keeping
Sunday January 08, 2017 @04:49PM Choked By Smog, Beijing Creates A New Environmental Police Force
Friday January 06, 2017 @06:56PM Living Near Heavy Traffic Increases Risk of Dementia, Study Finds
Thursday January 05, 2017 @09:41PM White House Releases Strategy To Defend Against Killer Asteroids
Thursday January 05, 2017 @04:39PM A Coal-Fired Power Plant In India Is Turning Carbon Dioxide Into Baking Soda
Thursday January 05, 2017 @01:13AM New Analysis Shows Lamar Smith's Accusations On Climate Data Are Wrong
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @09:52PM NASA Unveils Two New Missions To Study Truly Strange Asteroids
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @04:33PM Astronomers Pinpoint Location of Mysterious Cosmic Radio Bursts
Thursday December 29, 2016 @08:56PM Wisconsin's Department of Natural Resources Site No Longer Says Humans Cause Climate Change
Thursday December 29, 2016 @05:53PM Satellite Spots Massive Object Hidden Under the Frozen Wastes of Antarctica
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @10:17PM Chinese Rocket Fails To Put Two Satellites Into Correct Orbits
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @08:08PM Vera Rubin, Pioneering Astronomer Who Confirmed Existence of Dark Matter, Dies At 88
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @04:19PM China Plans To Land Probes On Far Side of Moon, Mars By 2020
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @08:59AM Cheetahs Heading Towards Extinction as Population Crashes
Saturday December 24, 2016 @04:13PM The Recent Changes In Earth's Magnetic Field
Friday December 23, 2016 @11:24PM Researchers Send Information Using a Single Particle of Light
Thursday December 22, 2016 @08:22PM New Test Spots Human Form of Mad Cow Disease With 100-Percent Accuracy
Thursday December 22, 2016 @11:09AM Prepare For Even More Volatile Weather in 2017
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @07:11PM Hotbed of Cybercrime Activity Tracked Down To ISP In Region Where Russia Is Invading Ukraine
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @05:53PM China Claims Tests of 'Reactionless' EM Drive Were Successful
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @04:50PM Obama Blocks Offshore Drilling In Atlantic, Arctic Areas
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @08:04PM Human Cells Naturally 'Eat' Silicon Nanowires
Monday December 19, 2016 @06:04PM Scientists Blast Antimatter Atoms With a Laser For The First Time
Sunday December 18, 2016 @01:54AM Human Zika Antibodies Prevent Infection in Mice
Sunday December 18, 2016 @01:06AM US Scientists Scramble To Protect Research On Climate Change
Friday December 16, 2016 @05:37PM Researchers Find Roads Shatter the Earth's Surface Into 600,000 Fragments
Thursday December 15, 2016 @06:23PM Aging Process May Be Reversable, Scientists Claim
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @09:48PM Iceland Seeking 'Supercritical Steam' For Power Source
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @07:19PM Lack of Penis Bone In Humans Linked To Monogamous Relationships and Quick Sex, Study Says
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @10:33PM First Offshore Wind Farm In US Waters Delivers Power To Rhode Island
Monday December 12, 2016 @08:38PM Rapid Rise In Methane Emissions In 10 Years Surprises Scientists
Monday December 12, 2016 @01:45AM Bill Gates Announces A New $1 Billion Clean Energy Fund
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:23PM 'Star In a Jar' Fusion Reactor Works, Promises Infinite Energy
Friday December 09, 2016 @05:37PM Radiation From Fukushima Disaster Reaches Oregon Coast
Friday December 09, 2016 @10:57AM Mars One Delayed Its Mars Mission -- Again
Thursday December 08, 2016 @05:15PM John Glenn, First American To Orbit The Earth, Dies At 95
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:42PM US Life Expectancy Declines For the First Time Since 1993
Thursday December 08, 2016 @03:36PM First Dinosaur Tail Found Preserved in Amber
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @11:08PM Cesarean Births Could Be Affecting Human Evolution, Study Says
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @06:49PM Paris Makes All Public Transportation Free In Battle Against 'Worst Air Pollution For 10 Years'
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @06:21PM Earth's Day Lengthens By Two Milliseconds a Century, Astronomers Find
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @10:05PM NASA Awards $127 Million Contract For Refueling Mission Spacecraft
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @07:54PM Weather Channel To Breitbart: Stop Citing Us To Spread Climate Skepticism
Friday December 02, 2016 @07:08PM Paris, Madrid, Athens, Mexico City Will Ban Diesel Vehicles By 2025
Friday December 02, 2016 @05:02PM Alien Life Could Thrive In the Clouds of Failed Stars