Slashdot Items Tagged "earth"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @08:51PM ULA Interns Launch Record-Breaking 50-Foot Rocket
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @06:10PM Hyperloop One Announces Opening of Its First Manufacturing Plant
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @05:45PM ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Funding Leads To New Genetic Findings
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @11:43PM Florida Regulators OK Plan To Increase Toxins In Water
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @04:37PM Norway Is Building The World's First 'Floating' Underwater Tunnels
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @09:52AM 54C Recorded In Kuwait Likely Hottest On Record In Asia
Monday July 25, 2016 @11:49PM Feds To Deploy Anti-Drone Software Near Wildfires
Friday July 22, 2016 @07:23PM CRISPR: Chinese Scientists To Pioneer Gene-Editing Trial On Humans
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:45PM VW Has Emissions-Cheating Fix Ready, Says Report
Thursday July 21, 2016 @08:18PM Large Source Of Hydrogen Gas May Lie Near Slow-Spreading Tectonic Plates Under The Ocean
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:41AM 47 Years Ago Today, Apollo 11 Landed On the Moon
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @07:14PM Saudi Arabia Revives 15-Year-Old Ban On 'Zionism-Promoting' Pokemon
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:01PM There's A 50% Chance of Another Chernobyl Before 2050, Say Safety Specialists
Monday July 18, 2016 @09:57PM Taiwan Building Lunar Lander For NASA Moon-Mining Mission
Monday July 18, 2016 @08:05PM Kepler Confirms 100+ New Exoplanets
Saturday July 16, 2016 @01:41AM Russia Is Building a Nuclear Space Bomber
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:39PM Do You Have A Living Doppelgänger?
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:04AM Null Island: The Land of Lousy Directional Data
Thursday July 14, 2016 @09:14PM How President Jimmy Carter Saved The Space Shuttle
Thursday July 14, 2016 @05:34PM Obesity Is Three Times As Deadly For Men Than Women, Says Study
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:51PM NASA's Juno Spacecraft Sends First Images From Jupiter
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:38PM Honda Unveils First Hybrid Motor Without Heavy Rare Earth Metals
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @12:58AM Study Shows Thumb-Sucking and Nail-Biting Can Be Good For Kids
Monday July 11, 2016 @06:20PM New Dwarf Planet Discovered In Outer Solar System
Friday July 08, 2016 @08:54PM First Water Clouds Reported Outside The Solar System
Friday July 08, 2016 @05:09PM George Takei Opposes Gay Sulu In 'Star Trek Beyond'
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:06PM UW, Microsoft Successfully Encoded 200MB of Data Onto Synthetic DNA Molecules
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:28AM Pod Planes Could Change Travel Forever
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:47AM NASA's Juno Space Probe Enters Orbit Around Jupiter
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:35PM 'Healing' Detected In Antarctic Ozone Hole, Says Study
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @07:59PM Scientists Say The Asteroid That Killed The Dinosaurs Almost Wiped Us Out Too
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @06:54PM Google's 'FASTER' 9000km, 60Tbps Transpacific Fiber Optics Cable Completed
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @04:18PM Researchers Find Game-Changing Helium Reserve In Tanzania
Monday June 27, 2016 @06:12PM Physicists Confirm a Pear-Shaped Nucleus, and It Could Ruin Time Travel Forever
Monday June 27, 2016 @05:13PM Rolls-Royce Eyes Autonomous Ships, Expects Remote-Controlled Cargo Ships By 2020
Monday June 27, 2016 @04:38PM Google's Satellite Map Gets a 700-Trillion-Pixel Makeover
Saturday June 25, 2016 @01:19AM NASA Approves Five More Years For Hubble Space Telescope
Friday June 24, 2016 @08:11PM Sweden Tests World's First Electric Road For Trucks
Friday June 24, 2016 @05:35AM BBC: UK Votes To Leave The European Union
Thursday June 23, 2016 @02:24AM Computer Simulations Point To the Source of Gravitational Waves
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @09:18PM India Launches Record 20 Satellites In Space Using A Single Rocket
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @03:59PM German Government Agrees To Ban Fracking Indefinitely
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:48PM Bigger Isn't Better As Mega-Ships Get Too Big and Too Risky
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:06AM NASA Unveils Plans For Electric-Powered Plane
Friday June 17, 2016 @05:25PM Watts Bar Unit 2 Is The First New US Nuclear Reactor In Decades
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:53PM Cancer Is An Evolutionary Mechanism To 'Autocorrect' Our Gene Pool, Suggests Paper
Friday June 17, 2016 @03:43PM LG Sells Mosquito-Repelling TV In India
Friday June 17, 2016 @12:50AM Astronomers Say There Could Be At Least Two More Mystery Planets In Our Solar System
Thursday June 16, 2016 @08:20PM Small Asteroid Discovered Orbiting Earth
Thursday June 16, 2016 @08:13PM Finnish Scientist Provides Another Explanation For The 'Impossible' EM Drive
Thursday June 16, 2016 @04:18PM CO2 Levels Likely To Stay Above 400PPM For The Rest of Our Lives, Study Shows
Thursday June 16, 2016 @01:12AM Renewables Are Set To Overtake Gas and Coal By 2027
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @07:22PM Second Gravitational Wave Detected From Ancient Black Hole Collision
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @05:19PM WHO: Drinking Extremely Hot Coffee, Tea 'Probably' Causes Cancer
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @04:02PM Alien Contact Unlikely For Another 1,500 Years, Says Study
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @02:44AM Social Media Overtakes Television As Young People's Main Source of News, Says Report
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @05:06PM Asymmetric Molecule, Key To Life, Detected In Space For First Time
Monday June 13, 2016 @06:26PM First SpaceX Missions To Mars: 'Dangerous and Probably People Will Die'
Monday June 13, 2016 @05:34PM Scientists Amplify Light Using Sound On a Silicon Chip
Monday June 13, 2016 @04:55PM FBI Director Comey: 'Highly Confident' Orlando Shooter Radicalized Through Internet
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:49PM Scientists In Iceland Turn CO2 Into Stone
Friday June 10, 2016 @05:00PM What Star Trek Owes To Robert Heinlein
Friday June 10, 2016 @04:41PM 23 Seriously Ill MS Patients Recover After 'Breakthrough' Stem Cell Treatment
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:00AM Four Newly Discovered Elements Receive Names
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @10:08PM Researchers Say The Aliens Are Silent Because They Are Extinct
Monday June 06, 2016 @08:20PM $30M Stampede 2 Supercomputer To Provide 18 Petaflops of Power To Researchers Nationwide
Monday June 06, 2016 @05:50PM Biden Unveils Open-Access Database To Advance Cancer Research
Monday June 06, 2016 @05:04PM Future Phones May Use Vacuum Tube Chips As Silicon Hits Moore's Law Extremes
Thursday June 02, 2016 @07:45PM Scientists Announce Plans For Synthetic Human Genomes
Thursday June 02, 2016 @06:05PM Universe Is Expanding Faster Than We Thought
Thursday June 02, 2016 @04:30PM At Least 33 US Cities Used Water Testing 'Cheats' Over Lead Concerns
Thursday June 02, 2016 @11:26AM SpaceX CEO Elon Musk Predicts People On Mars In 9 Years
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:20AM Bill Gates: AI Is The 'Holy Grail'
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @07:54PM US Death Rate Rises, Health Officials Aren't Sure Why
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @07:16PM Report: Average American Will Use 22GB of Mobile Data Per Month In 2021
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @05:23PM NASA Satellite Finds 39 Unreported Sources of Toxic Air Pollution
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:20PM World's Longest, Deepest Rail Tunnel Opens In Switzerland
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @03:00PM We Need To Build Industrial Zones In Space In Order To Save Earth, Says Jeff Bezos
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @07:34PM Atari Is Going To Build IoT Devices
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:19PM 'Huge Wake Up Call': Third of Central, Northern Great Barrier Reef Corals Dead
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:04PM Stephen Hawking Calls Trump A 'Demagogue' Who Appeals 'To The Lowest Common Denominator'
Friday May 27, 2016 @09:27PM FDA Approves First Implant Treatment For Opioid Addiction
Friday May 27, 2016 @06:17PM SpaceX Successfully Lands A Falcon 9 Rocket At Sea For The Third Time
Friday May 27, 2016 @01:57AM Mars Is Coming Out Of An Ice Age
Thursday May 26, 2016 @06:32PM Antibiotic-Resistant E Coli Reaches The US For The First Time
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @11:28PM Billionaire Technologist Accuses NASA Asteroid Mission of Bad Statistics
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @04:43PM Microsoft Awards Grants To Deliver Affordable Internet Access
Monday May 23, 2016 @08:04PM Burning All Fossil Fuels Would Scorch Earth, Says Study
Monday May 23, 2016 @05:57PM Researchers Set World Record Wireless Data Transmission Rate of 6 GB/Sec Over 37 KM
Monday May 23, 2016 @03:58PM Google's 'Science Journal' App Turns Your Android Device Into A Laboratory
Saturday May 21, 2016 @04:19PM Japanese Startup Wants To Rain Down Man-Made Meteor For Tokyo Olympics
Saturday May 21, 2016 @02:11PM The World's Largest Cruise Ship and Its Supersized Pollution Problem
Friday May 20, 2016 @11:07PM Scientists Say Nuclear Fuel Pools Pose Safety, Health Risks
Friday May 20, 2016 @05:19PM AI Will Create 'Useless Class' Of Human, Predicts Bestselling Historian
Friday May 20, 2016 @10:51AM India Records Its Hottest Day Ever As Temperature Hits 51C (123.8F)
Thursday May 19, 2016 @07:36PM Why Don't Scientists Kill The 'Demon In The Freezer'?
Thursday May 19, 2016 @07:20PM There Were Mega-Tsunamis On Mars
Thursday May 19, 2016 @05:33PM Superjet Technology Nears Reality After Successful Australia Test
Thursday May 19, 2016 @01:44AM EgyptAir Flight 804 Missing
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @07:10PM Updated Skimer Malware Infects ATMs Worldwide
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @05:16PM Scientists Find A 'Weak Spot' In HIV That May Pave The Way To A Vaccine
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @06:35PM Connecting Everyone To Internet 'Would Add $6.7 Trillion To Global Economy'
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @05:50PM Genetically Modified Crops Are Safe, Report Says
Monday May 16, 2016 @06:48PM ISS Completes 100,000th Orbit of Earth
Friday May 13, 2016 @11:02PM Scientists Hold A Secret Meeting To Consider Creating A Synthetic Human Genome
Friday May 13, 2016 @07:03PM Google Paying Arizona Residents $20/Hr To Test Self-Driving Cars
Friday May 13, 2016 @01:42AM National Microbiome Initiative To Harness Microbes For Health, Environment
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:04PM Scientists Find Gut Microbe That Survives Without Mitochondria
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @06:44PM Renewables Fastest-Growing Energy Sources, Feds Say
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @06:12PM Harvard Scientist: Rio Olympics Could Spark 'Full Blown Global Health Disaster'
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @09:14PM NASA's Planet Hunter Spots Record 1,284 New Planets, 9 In A Habitable Zone
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @08:49PM Atomic Oxygen Detected In Martian Atmosphere
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @05:00PM Germany Had So Much Renewable Energy That It Had To Pay People To Use Electricity
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @04:37PM 15-Year-Old Boy Discovers Long-Lost Ancient Mayan City Using Constellations And Google
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @04:09PM Obama To Become First US President To Visit Hiroshima Since 1945 Nuclear Attack
Monday May 09, 2016 @07:47PM Scientists: Electric Vehicles Produce As Many Toxins As Dirty Diesels
Monday May 09, 2016 @06:52PM Five Solomon Islands Disappear Into The Pacific Ocean As A Result Of Climate Change
Monday May 09, 2016 @03:45PM Opera Launches 'Free And Unlimited' VPN App For iOS
Friday May 06, 2016 @06:17PM Panama Papers Source Breaks Silence Over 'Scale Of Injustices'
Friday May 06, 2016 @04:53PM San Diego To Run 100 Percent On Renewable Energy By 2035
Friday May 06, 2016 @02:49AM SpaceX Successfully Lands Its Rocket On A Floating Drone Ship Again
Thursday May 05, 2016 @11:43PM GoPro Footage Gives You A Rocket's-Eye View Of Spaceflight
Thursday May 05, 2016 @06:45PM India Plans To Spend $6 Billion On Creating New Forests
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @08:04PM Scientists Grow Two-Week-Old Human Embryos In Lab For The First Time
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @12:15PM Are We Alone In the Universe? Not Likely, According To Math
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @11:55AM North American Tectonic Plate Weak Spot
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @02:20AM Study Suggests Free Will Is An Illusion
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @09:32AM Oceans Could Soon Not Have Enough Oxygen To Support Marine Life
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @12:34AM Researchers Solve One Of The Biggest Mysteries About How Water Flows On Mars
Monday May 02, 2016 @08:13PM Novel Model Illustrates The Finer Details Of Nuclear Fission
Monday May 02, 2016 @06:39PM UAE To Build Artificial Mountain To Improve Rainfall
Monday May 02, 2016 @04:28PM Greenpeace Leaks Big Part Of Secret TTIP Documents
Monday May 02, 2016 @03:58PM Climate-Exodus Expected In The Middle East And North Africa
Monday May 02, 2016 @11:56AM Scientists Discover Three Potentially Habitable Planets
Friday April 29, 2016 @04:14PM One US Oil Field a Key Culprit In Global Ethane Gas Increase
Thursday April 28, 2016 @05:44PM Who's Downloading Pirated Scientifc Papers? Everyone
Thursday April 28, 2016 @04:32PM North Korea Launches Two Midrange Missiles, Both Tests Fail
Thursday April 28, 2016 @04:16PM All Belgians To Be Given Iodine Pills In Case Of Nuclear Accident
Monday April 25, 2016 @11:27PM Rise In CO2 Has 'Greened Planet Earth'
Monday April 25, 2016 @05:15PM New 'Tunneling' State of Water Molecules Discovered by Scientists
Friday April 22, 2016 @09:13PM CERN Releases 300TB of Large Hadron Collider Data Into Open Access
Friday April 22, 2016 @08:51PM Neil deGrasse Tyson Says It's 'Very Likely' The Universe Is A Simulation
Friday April 22, 2016 @07:06PM US Suicide Rate Surges To Highest Level In Almost Three Decades, Says Report
Friday April 22, 2016 @05:14PM Earth Day: 175 Nations Sign Historic Paris Climate Deal
Thursday April 21, 2016 @07:34PM NASA Gives Solar Ionic Propulsion A Monster Boost
Thursday April 21, 2016 @05:01PM Solar Impulse 2 Takes Off From Hawaii To California With No Fuel
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @11:30PM World's Largest Commercial Aircraft Engine Fired Up For The First Time
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @06:11PM The 'Impossible' EM Drive Being Tested By NASA May Finally Be Explained
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @04:47PM Senate Passes Bipartisan Energy Bill To Develop New Technologies, Improve Cybersecurity
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @10:30PM Warmest March In Global Recordkeeping
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @04:13PM Up To 35,000 Gallons of Nuclear Waste Leak At Washington State Storage Site
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @03:23PM Volkswagen 'Dieselgate' Software Developed At Audi In 1999, Says Report
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @01:41PM Solar Is Now Cheaper Than Coal, Says India Energy Minister
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @12:23AM NASA Feed 'Goes Down As Horseshoe UFO Appears On ISS Live Cam'
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @12:05AM Mysterious Gamma-Ray Burst May Be Linked To Gravitational Wave Find
Monday April 18, 2016 @08:11PM NASA: Top 10 Space Junk Missions
Friday April 15, 2016 @05:55PM Sarah Palin Says 'Bill Nye Is As Much A Scientist As I Am'
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @07:28PM Consensus On Consensus: Climate Experts Agree On Human-Caused Global Warming
Monday April 11, 2016 @01:23PM Kepler Recovered from Emergency and Stable
Monday April 11, 2016 @06:10AM Tiger Numbers Rise For First Time In a Century
Sunday April 10, 2016 @06:18PM SpaceX Delivers World's First Inflatable Room For Astronauts
Sunday April 10, 2016 @07:55AM NASA's Kepler Enters Emergency Mode 75 Million Miles From Earth
Friday April 08, 2016 @05:38PM Infographic: Ubuntu Linux Is Everywhere
Friday April 08, 2016 @05:08PM SpaceX Successfully Lands Its Rocket On A Floating Drone Ship For The First Time
Friday April 08, 2016 @04:54PM Clinton Campaign Chair: 'The American People Can Handle The Truth' On UFOs
Friday April 08, 2016 @04:22PM NASA: Global Warming Is Now Changing How Earth Wobbles
Thursday April 07, 2016 @07:18PM Siemens and Airbus To Push Electric Aviation Engines
Thursday April 07, 2016 @12:59PM Bill Nye: Climate Change Denial Is 'Running Out of Steam,' Thanks To Millennials
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @08:35PM Christie's Set To Auction Space Rocks For Out Of This World Prices
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @08:21PM Monster Black Holes May Lurk All Around Us
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @05:05PM HP Says It Made the World's Thinnest Laptop
Monday April 04, 2016 @06:59PM Risks To Human Health Will Accelerate As Climate Changes, White House Warns
Sunday April 03, 2016 @06:51PM Mexico City Plans Car-Driving Ban To Fight Air Pollution
Sunday April 03, 2016 @03:05PM Lasers Could Hide Us From Evil Aliens
Friday April 01, 2016 @12:47AM More People On Earth Now Obese Than Underweight, Says Study
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @09:07AM The World's Largest Renewable Energy Developer Could Go Broke
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @06:54PM Internet of Seals: Vodafone Connects Marine Mammals To IoT
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @04:05PM Preterm Births Linked To Air Pollution Cost Billions In The US
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @11:30AM The Arctic Sets Yet Another Record Low Maximum Extent
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @12:00AM Ocean Temps Predict US Heat Waves 50 Days Out, Study Finds
Monday March 28, 2016 @04:47PM Japan's $273 Million Satellite Has Broken Up Into 'Multiple Pieces'
Monday March 28, 2016 @02:50PM Behind the Scenes of NASA's Orbital ATK ISS Resupply Mission
Monday March 28, 2016 @09:13AM Volcano Erupts In Southwest Alaska, Sending Ash 20,000 Feet
Sunday March 27, 2016 @10:33PM Slaughter At The Bridge: Uncovering A Colossal Bronze Age Battle
Sunday March 27, 2016 @01:48PM Unmanned Cargo Ship Reaches ISS On Resupply Mission
Saturday March 26, 2016 @10:28PM Yellowstone Supervolcano Eruptions Even Bigger Than Originally Thought
Saturday March 26, 2016 @02:03PM Slashdot Asks: Do You Support Nuclear Energy?
Friday March 25, 2016 @08:37PM Saturn's Moons and Rings May Be Younger Than The Dinosaurs
Friday March 25, 2016 @07:37PM Apple's Night Shift May Have Zero Effect On Sleep
Thursday March 24, 2016 @05:20PM Brussels Bombers Filmed Nuclear Researchers, Hoped To Build A "Dirty Bomb," Expert Says
Thursday March 24, 2016 @04:21PM NASA Competition Could Net You $1.5 Million For Next Great Airship
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @12:30PM China Is On an Epic Solar Power Binge
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @02:14PM Bob Ebeling, Challenger Engineer Who Forewarned of Shuttle Disaster, Dead At 89
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @12:32PM We Had All Better Hope These Scientists Are Wrong About the Planet's Future
Monday March 21, 2016 @05:35PM Scientists: What We're Doing To The Earth Has No Parallel In 66 Million Years
Saturday March 19, 2016 @11:54AM How Many Digits of Pi Does NASA Use?
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @12:40AM Sea Rise Could Force Millions In Florida To Adapt Or Flee
Sunday March 13, 2016 @08:18PM Report: Science Can Now Link Climate Change To (Some) Extreme Weather
Friday March 11, 2016 @12:41PM Fukushima Cleanup, 5 Years On
Thursday March 10, 2016 @02:45PM Cautious Steps Toward Seabed Mining