Science > Water

Energy crisis lifeline: Households told to save £2,000 on bills with simple change

Energy crisis lifeline: Households told to save £2,000 on bills with simple change

3 hours ago   |   Daily Express

WITH ENERGY bills soaring to eye-watering levels, experts have warned that poorly insulated homes will end up paying nearly £2,000 more.
Read more ...

RAF submarine hunter in dramatic chase with Russian 'shark' vessel off Norway coast

RAF submarine hunter in dramatic chase with Russian 'shark' vessel off Norway coast

7 hours ago   |   Daily Express   |   2 articles

THE ROYAL AIR FORCE Poseidon P-8 submarine hunter has ousted a Russian "Shark" sub in the waters off the coast of Norway.
Read more ...

Korean moon mission blasts off from Cape Canaveral on SpaceX rocket

Korean moon mission blasts off from Cape Canaveral on SpaceX rocket

12 hours ago   |   Spaceflight Now

A Falcon 9 rocket lifts off Aug. 4 with the Korea Pathfinder Lunar Orbiter. Credit: SpaceX South Korea's first moon orbiter launched Thursday from Cape Canaveral on a SpaceX...
Read more ...

Macron threatens disaster with change to 'dangerous' nuclear plans: 'Irresponsible'

Macron threatens disaster with change to 'dangerous' nuclear plans: 'Irresponsible'

1 day ago   |   Daily Express

FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron is reportedly putting wildlife at risk by easing rules to let nuclear power plants keep pumping hot water into rivers so its reactors can keep...
Read more ...

Expert reaction to Ukraine's Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant and media reports of shelling

1 day ago   |   Science Media Centre

A few journalists have asked us about the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant, so here is a comment from Dr Mark Wenman in case useful. Dr Mark Wenman, Reader in Nuclear Materials at...
Read more ...

STAT+: Pharmalittle: Medicare is poised to negotiate drug prices; Pfizer to pay $5.4 billion for Global Blood Therapeutics

2 days ago   |   STAT

Good morning, everyone, and welcome to another working week. We hope the weekend respite was somehow relaxing and refreshing, despite the ongoing heat. Now, though, that...
Read more ...

Disparate impact claim unavailable against public water utility for increasing the security deposit required of public housing tenants

4 days ago   |   Harvard

The Ninth Circuit held, in Southwest Fair Housing Council, Inc. v. Maricopa Domestic Water Improvement Dist ., 17 F.4 950 , that no violation of the Fair Housing Act occurred...
Read more ...

London drought fears soar as emergency £250m water plant on hold while Thames DRIES UP

London drought fears soar as emergency £250m water plant on hold while Thames DRIES UP

5 days ago   |   Daily Express

FEARS of a major drought in London have soared after an emergency desalination plant was put on hold despite facing record heatwaves.
Read more ...

Live coverage: SpaceX to launch Korean moon mission Thursday evening

5 days ago   |   Spaceflight Now

Live coverage of the countdown and launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida with the Korea Lunar...
Read more ...

Biden strikes eye-watering multi-billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia and UAE

Biden strikes eye-watering multi-billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia and UAE

7 days ago   |   Daily Express

JOE BIDEN has struck a multi-billion dollar arms deal with Saudi Arabia and the UAE which could be worth an eye-watering $5billion to the US economy.
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

Timelapse footage shows a sea sponge sneezing - video

It has emerged that sea sponges can sneeze, casting off accumulations of particles trapped in mucus on their surfaces in the process. Dr Jasper de Goeij, a marine biologist at... Read more ...

Characterizing the Reaction of Doctors to COVID-19 on Twitter

Katie Hsia and Edward Kong. 4/20/2022. “ Characterizing the Reaction of Doctors to COVID-19 on Twitter .” Journal of Quantitative Description: Digital Media, 2. Publisher's... Read more ...

Turnover in Zero-Premium Status Among Health Insurance Marketplace Plans...

Edward Kong, Mark Shepard, and Adrianna McIntyre. 4/22/2022. “ Turnover in Zero-Premium Status Among Health Insurance Marketplace Plans Available to Low-Income Enrollees .”... Read more ...

US Hospital Characteristics Associated With Price Transparency Regulation...

Yunan Ji and Edward Kong. 6/24/2022. “ US Hospital Characteristics Associated With Price Transparency Regulation Compliance .” JAMA Health Forum, 3, 6, Pp. e221702. Publisher's... Read more ...

How England's looming drought will hit the country's wildlife hard

Birds, fish and insects in England are already under strain from extremely dry conditions, but an expected lengthy drought will hit wildlife even harder Read more ...

On Sonorous Seas review: What a dead whale can tell us

When a beaked whale carcass washed up near her home, part of a mass stranding around the region, Mhairi Killin was inspired to launch an artistic challenge to the military's... Read more ...

Underwater robot scans seabed to seek out the most harmful pollution

A robot equipped with AI image recognition can identify and map rubbish on the seafloor to help prioritise clean-up operations towards the most toxic materials Read more ...

Tech & Science Daily: US vs China over Biden's computer Chips Act

Plus, the unique meteor being recovered from the ocean... Read more ...

TEACHING AND CURRICULUM DESIGN

Read more ...

Social capital II: determinants of economic connectedness

R. Chetty, M.O. Jackson, T. Kuchler, J. Stroebel, N. Hendren, R.B. Fluegge, S. Gong, F. Gonzalez, A. Grondin, M. Jacob, D. Johnston, M. Koenen, E. Laguna-Muggenburg, F... Read more ...