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Hunt through satellite images of Earth with an AI search engine

4 hours ago   |   New Scientist

This AI search engine takes one tenth of a second to search more than 2 billion satellite images, identifying similar natural or built features such as forests or military bases
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Managing plant stress in the era of climate change: Realising global sustainable development goals

Managing plant stress in the era of climate change: Realising global sustainable development goals

2 days ago   |   Global Engage

Dr Salme Timusk was the first to show that native soil bacteria have the ability to protect plants against drought conditions. Salme writes here about plant microbiome...
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The skin safari: looking back on a decade of skin microbiome discoveries

The skin safari: looking back on a decade of skin microbiome discoveries

9 days ago   |   Global Engage

Ahead of the Microbiome and Probiotics R&D and Business Collaboration Forum , Dr Monty Lyman takes us on a journey through the last decade of ground-breaking skin microbiome...
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Do investors hear the tree that falls in the forest?

21 days ago   |   Harvard

Edoardo M. Acabbi and Gianluca Rinaldi. In Preparation. “ Do investors hear the tree that falls in the forest? ”.
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‘Blatant manipulation': Trump administration exploited wildfire science to promote logging

26 days ago   |   The Guardian

Revealed: emails show Trump and appointees tried to craft a narrative that forest protection efforts are responsible for wildfires Political appointees at the interior...
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Yellowstone WARNING: Yellowstone at ‘TIPPING POINT' scientists reveal in critical study

Yellowstone WARNING: Yellowstone at ‘TIPPING POINT' scientists reveal in critical study

1 month ago   |   Daily Express

YELLOWSTONE National Park is heading for a fiery disaster this century if steps are not taken to prevent the rapid decline of the volcano's forests, scientists have warned.
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Expert reaction to Rapid Response Review on wildfires and climate change

1 month ago   |   Science Media Centre   |   2 articles

A literature review, published on ScienceBrief.org by UEA and the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, considers all peer-reviewed studies looking at climate change and...
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Area of Amazon affected by wildfires predicted to grow by 2050

1 month ago   |   New Scientist

Wildfires in the Amazon in Brazil are projected to worsen, with double the amount of an important region of forest affected by 2050
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Archeology shock: Ancient wall made of human bones and skulls discovered in...

Archeology shock: Ancient wall made of human bones and skulls discovered in Belgium

ARCHEOLOGISTS have discovered the disturbing remains of a wall made entirely of human remains at a Belgian cathedral. Read more ...

SpaceX delivers more Starlink satellites to orbit, booster misses drone ship...

SpaceX delivers more Starlink satellites to orbit, booster misses drone ship landing

A Falcon 9 rocket lifted off at 10:05:55 a.m. EST Monday with 60 more SpaceX Starlink satellites. Credit: SpaceX Sixty more satellites for SpaceX's Starlink broadband network... Read more ...

High-Skilled Migration to the United States and its Economic Consequences

High-Skilled Migration to the United States and its Economic Consequences

2018. High-Skilled Migration to the United States and its Economic Consequences. University of Chicago Press and the NBER. Read more ...

Asteroid news: MIT unveils plan to deflect a 'planet-killer' asteroid before...

Asteroid news: MIT unveils plan to deflect a 'planet-killer' asteroid before it hits Earth

AN ASTEROID threatening to end all life on Earth can be deflected if given ample warning time, MIT scientists have announced. Read more ...

Breaking Enigma: A story of European co-operation

Breaking Enigma: A story of European co-operation

This exceptionally complete example of the Enigma M1070 machine was used to secure German naval communications in the Second World War. It was captured, along with its log... Read more ...

Coronavirus ‘spreading as hospitals using DONKEY SKIN to treat disease' - claim

Coronavirus ‘spreading as hospitals using DONKEY SKIN to treat disease' - claim

THE rapid spread of coronavirus could be exacerbated as some hospitals are using traditional medicines made out of donkey skin to treat the disease, one expert has claimed. Read more ...

See the crescent Moon meet Venus at dusk, 26-28 February

See the crescent Moon meet Venus at dusk, 26-28 February

For three evenings from 26-28 February 2020, observers in Western Europe including the British Isles can watch the waxing crescent Moon's changing configuration with Venus. The... Read more ...

NASA stunned as Juno craft discovers how much water is in Jupiter's atmosphere

NASA stunned as Juno craft discovers how much water is in Jupiter's atmosphere

NASA has revealed the percentage of water that makes up Jupiter's atmosphere - a planet which was once thought to be as dry as the Sun. Read more ...

Only a percentage of the population can make this sound in their ear. Can you?

Only a percentage of the population can make this sound in their ear. Can you?

Ear rumblers unite Remember that strange phenomenon where a bunch of women found out they all had the same freckle on their arm ? There's a new kid on the block when it comes... Read more ...

Tempest TELEPATHY: Groundbreaking tech will allow fighter jet to read...

Tempest TELEPATHY: Groundbreaking tech will allow fighter jet to read pilots' minds

GROUNDBREAKING technology being developed for the Tempest Fighter Jet will enable pilots to communicate with the futuristic aircraft telepathically, it has been revealed. Read more ...