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Greta Thunberg Complains That 'Nothing Has Been Done on Climate Change'

Greta Thunberg Complains That 'Nothing Has Been Done on Climate Change' Trump told CNBC in an interview Wednesday at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland that cutting safety net programs like Medicare and Social Security-which provide life-saving benefits to tens of millions of Americans-is "actually the easiest of all things". [Full Article...]

US Drinking Water Widely Contaminated With ‘Forever Chemicals:’ Report

US Drinking Water Widely Contaminated With ‘Forever Chemicals:’ Report Of tap water samples taken by EWG from 44 sites in 31 states and Washington D.C., only one location, Meridian, Mississippi, which relies on 700 foot (215 m) deep wells, had no detectable PFAS. PFAS compounds remain in food packaging, cookware and other consumer products . Nor have we cleaned up any legacy PFAS pollution. While the chemicals found in Miami-Dade's water did not exceed guidelines ... [Full Article...]

Massive dust storms in Australia hit central New South Wales

Massive dust storms in Australia hit central New South Wales Bureau of Meteorology forecaster Gabrielle Woodhouse also said fire-affected areas could experience run-off, flash flooding and roadways covered by debris. An intense dust storm is sweeping through a huge area of South Australia, New South Wales and Victoria, reducing visibility and prompting a warning to drivers on outback roads. [Full Article...]

Australia's PM Scott Morrison 'misled' people on fires, says Malcolm Turnbull

Australia's PM Scott Morrison 'misled' people on fires, says Malcolm Turnbull We are great friends - when I was PM and the Brexit vote was carried I immediately said to David Cameron and then to his successor Theresa May that we will a free trade deal with you, and we look forward to it. Australia's emissions target has always been criticised as inadequate for a wealthy nation. But the University of Oxford graduate, and former barrister and banker, told the BBC he had b... [Full Article...]

Space: What should Nasa's next Mars rover be called?

Space: What should Nasa's next Mars rover be called? Launching this summer, the Mars 2020 rover will traverse the Red Planet looking for evidence of past life there and learning more about the environment of our neighboring planet. Tenacity , K-4, Eamon Reilly of Pennsylvania. The poll is located at Go.nasa.gov/name2020 and is open until 9:00 pm PST on January 27. Thousands of volunteer judges helped narrow the pool down to 155 semifinalists . [Full Article...]

Nasa all-female astronaut team perform another daring spacewalk outside the ISS

Nasa all-female astronaut team perform another daring spacewalk outside the ISS It took NASA more than 50 years to stage its first all-female spacewalk last October. During two spacewalks last October, Koch and Drew Morgan installed three of the six lithium-ion batteries in the left outboard array. Nasa's Jessica Meir and Christina Koch floated out to finish the work they began last week. In the meantime, the old batteries are disposed of in a supply ship. [Full Article...]

'We're About to Lift Off': SpaceX Mission Tests Emergency Shoot Successfully

'We're About to Lift Off': SpaceX Mission Tests Emergency Shoot Successfully About 84 seconds after takeoff, Crew Dragon intentionally ejected from the rocket to simulate how it would transport passengers safely if something went wrong during launch. Though the USA space agency paid the companies to develop their vehicles, Boeing's Starliner and SpaceX's Crew Dragon are privately owned and operated. [Full Article...]

[Audio] WhatsApp ne fonctionnera plus sur certains modèles de smartphones

[Audio] WhatsApp ne fonctionnera plus sur certains modèles de smartphones Pour pouvoir utiliser whatsapp dans toute son entièreté, les éditeurs du service nous suggèrent d'opter pour un smartphone tournant au minimum sous Android 4.0.3 ou un iPhone sous iOS 9, mais la bonne recommandation serait de s'en procurer un smartphone plus récent si vous comptez le garder plus longtemps. [Full Article...]

Super Smash Bros Ultimate - Byleth de Fire Emblem entre dans l'arène

Super Smash Bros Ultimate - Byleth de Fire Emblem entre dans l'arène Tout ceci sera disponible dans Super Smash Bros . Ultimate sur Nintendo Switch . Par ailleurs, le contenu additionnel Fire Emblem: Three Houses - Ombres embrasées arrivera le 13 février dans le cadre du pass d'extension de Fire Emblem: Three Houses . [Full Article...]

Jeux exclusifs, 4K et Google Assistant… Stadia dévoile ses prochaines nouveautés

Jeux exclusifs, 4K et Google Assistant… Stadia dévoile ses prochaines nouveautés Google a publié ce jeudi 16 janvier quelques nouvelles pour Stadia cette année, mettant en avant 120 nouveaux jeux qui seront ajoutés à la plateforme, une résolution de 4K pour le web streaming et une plus grande intégration avec Google Assistant . [Full Article...]

Le remake de Final Fantasy VII prend du retard — Jeux video

Le remake de Final Fantasy VII prend du retard — Jeux video Square Enix n'a visiblement pas envie de se précipiter et souhaite laisser ses équipes peaufiner les deux jeux. Il faudra patienter un mois de plus pour retrouver Cloud et sa bande dans FF VII. Reste que le mois d'avril sera encore plus chargé avec Resident Evil 3 qui sortira le 3 avril et Cyberpunk 2077 , attendu quant à lui pour le 16 avril. [Full Article...]

Food Giant Nestle Invests $2B In Ambitious Green Goal

Food Giant Nestle Invests $2B In Ambitious Green Goal To change this, Nestlé says it will source up to two million metric tonnes of recycled plastics suitable for use packaging food and pay a premium for access to these materials between now and 2025. "Making recycled plastics safe for food is an enormous challenge for our industry". "That is why in addition to minimizing plastics use and collecting waste, we want to close the loop and make more ... [Full Article...]

SpaceX Will Blow Up Rocket As Part Of Safety Test

SpaceX Will Blow Up Rocket As Part Of Safety Test However, in case the launch can not happen on Saturday, the backup test with the same four-hour window opening at 8:00. a.m. ET will be available Sunday, Jan. The test is crucial to qualify SpaceX's astronaut capsule to fly humans to the International Space Station, a feat the National Aeronautics and Space Administration expects to come as soon as mid-2020. [Full Article...]

Pigeon-inspired drone bends its wings to make it more agile

Pigeon-inspired drone bends its wings to make it more agile When a bird is soaring through the air, it dramatically changes the shape of its wings as it makes hairpin turns and swoops up and down. Lentick led a team to try to pinpoint some of the unique ways that bird wings work. "It requires an enormous force to separate them". "To prevent the feathers from spreading too far apart, hook-shaped microstructures on adjacent feathers form a directional fast... [Full Article...]

'Living robot' developed by scientists using frog embryos

'Living robot' developed by scientists using frog embryos They're a new class of artifact: a living , programmable organism , according to computer scientist and robot expert at the University of Vermont , Joshua Bongard . The xenobots were designed with the Deep Green supercomputer cluster at UVM using an evolutionary algorithm to create thousands of candidate body forms. [Full Article...]

Australian prime minister's approval rating slumps to 37 per cent after bushfires

Australian prime minister's approval rating slumps to 37 per cent after bushfires There was no margin of error for the survey, which surveyed 1,505 people from Wednesday to Saturday, although it was around 2.5 percentage points in previous surveys. The money will go to threatened species, including koalas, and will also be used to restore damaged animal habitats. "Australia has measurably warmed by more than a degree". [Full Article...]

Teens rescue koalas from Australia bushfires, social media sends love

Teens rescue koalas from Australia bushfires, social media sends love Meanwhile, experts are fretting about a unique flock of the rare glossy black cockatoos. Australia's National Parks and Wildlife Service closed Flinders Chase and other protected areas around Kangaroo Island while the fires spread. The island was once considered a safe haven for koalas because the population was free from chlamydia - a disease that can cause blindness, infertility and death that... [Full Article...]

Australia bushfires: Bindi Irwin says Australia Zoo has treated 90000 animals

Australia bushfires: Bindi Irwin says Australia Zoo has treated 90000 animals Next to the photo, he shared a throwback snap of the duo's first meeting in July 2004 - with Robert as a baby, being carried by his doting dad at Australia Zoo . Adds Terri: "It's been very dramatic". Over 6.3 million hectares of bush, forest, and national parks have been burned by the fires and nearly one-third of all koalas in the NSW region may have been killed. [Full Article...]

Falcon 9 rolled out for static fire test

Falcon 9 rolled out for static fire test On Jan. 6, the workhorse Falcon 9 booster will be sending a batch of 60 Starlink satellites into low-earth orbit, part of the company's plans to deliver broadband internet across the globe. Those satellites are too far away to provide the kind of lower-cost coverage SpaceX aims to establish, Musk has said. The launch will bring the constellation's satellite count to 180, making SpaceX the worl... [Full Article...]

Le modèle Pro finalement pour 2020 ? Un analyste y croit — Nintendo Switch

Le modèle Pro finalement pour 2020 ? Un analyste y croit — Nintendo Switch Serkan Toto, analyste chez Kantan Games, est persuadé du contraire. " Dans mon esprit, il n'y a pas l'ombre d'un doute que Nintendo lancera une Switch Pro en 2020, avec un prix aux alentours de 399 $, a-t-il confié à nos confrères de GamesIndustry.biz ". [Full Article...]


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