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"Everybody can join in a sea shanty"

A Scottish postie has seen his live of sea shanties take off on TikTok......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcJan 14th, 2021

Ancient temperature and sea level changes provide new insights into potential impact of climate change today

Scientists studying ocean temperature and sea level changes from thousands of years ago have said their data could be crucial to understanding climate change and improving projections of how our world may change due to global warming......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Greenland melting likely increased by bacteria in sediment

Bacteria are likely triggering greater melting on the Greenland ice sheet, possibly increasing the island's contribution to sea-level rise, according to Rutgers scientists......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Seagrass meadows may facilitate marine plastic removal from the sea

Underwater seagrass meadows may trap, extract and carry marine plastic debris to shore, thereby helping to remove plastic litter from the sea, according to a study published in Scientific Reports......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Plaid CEO touts new ‘clarity’ after failed Visa acquisition

According to Plaid CEO Zach Perret, the COVID-19 pandemic triggered a "sea change" in consumer behavior. Yesterday, we spoke with Plaid CEO and co-founder Zach Perret after news broke that Visa no longer plans to buy his company for $5.3 bi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

The Scottish postman behind "Sea Shanty TikTok"

Nathan Evans's renditions of the ancient songs have racked up millions of views on the video-sharing app......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

"Everybody can join in a sea shanty"

A Scottish postie has seen his live of sea shanties take off on TikTok......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

NASA Spacecraft Discovers the Universe is Less Crowded Than We Thought

An anonymous reader shares a report: While we might think of space as a vast sea of blackness, all we have to do is look up at night to see that it's punctuated by countless stars, galaxies and even a few planets visible to the naked eye. Scientists.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 13th, 2021

Automakers join advisory group to speed electrification efforts

The Electrification Coalition Business Council was formed Wednesday in partnership with the nonpartisan group Electrification Coalition. Members include automakers Ford, GM, Kia, Volvo and EV startup Rivian along with others in the transportation sec.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJan 13th, 2021

EVGA and Zotac join others in raising the price of their graphics cards

This month, we heard that the Trump administration was imposing a 25 percent tax on graphics cards imported from China. The cards and motherboards were granted exemptions from import taxes in September, but that expired without renewal at the end of.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 13th, 2021

Climate warming increases cryospheric hazards

The cryosphere is an important component of the global climate system. In a narrow sense, it mainly refers the glaciers, permafrost, snow cover, and sea ice because these components are continuously distributed below the freezing point with a certain.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 13th, 2021

The metabolism of clownfish decreases when their homes are damaged by climate change

The metabolism of clownfish—or anemonefish—decreases when their sea 'homes' are damaged by climate change, according to a new study......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 12th, 2021

Saildrone launches a 72-foot autonomous seabed-mapping boat

Mapping the ocean’s floor is a surprisingly vital enterprise, which helps with a range of activities including shipping, coastal protection, and deep-sea resource gathering. It’s also a very costly and time-consuming activity, which can b.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJan 11th, 2021

CES host, ahead of show: Auto industry has stepped up big time

CES show goers this year will join online for virtual automotive and mobility announcements. What's planned for 2021 and beyond?.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJan 11th, 2021

The most common Google Meet problems and how to fix them

Are you having issues when attempting to create or join a Google Meet video call? Here's how to handle some of the most common ones so you can get connected......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 10th, 2021

Disney"s decommissioned 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea ride has been recreated in VR

For those who don't know, Defunctland is a "non-profit, volunteer-run preservation/passion project." At its core, it's a YouTube series created by Kevin Perjurer intended to preserve and explore "pop culture's past.".....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 8th, 2021

New analysis highlights importance of groundwater discharge into oceans

An invisible flow of groundwater seeps into the ocean along coastlines all over the world. Scientists have tended to disregard its contributions to ocean chemistry, focusing on the far greater volumes of water and dissolved material entering the sea.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 8th, 2021

MacBook Pro 16-inch could use Pro Display XDR tech in 2021 refresh

A professional-grade display with better color accuracy, brightness, and contrast is set to join Apple's M1 processor on 2021's refreshed 16-inch MacBook Pro......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 7th, 2021

IPRally is building a knowledge graph-based search engine for patents

IPRally, a burgeoning startup out of Finland aiming to solve the patent search problem, has raised €2 million in seed funding. Leading the round is by JOIN Capital, and Spintop Ventures, with participation from existing pre-seed backer Icebreaker V.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJan 7th, 2021

Harbor porpoises on the decline in the German North Sea

The North Sea is a heavily trafficked area, with major shipping routes crossing its waters, and fisheries, offshore oil rigs, and wind farms populating its waves. All this activity inevitably has an effect on marine wildlife, and scientists are parti.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 7th, 2021

In changing oceans, sea stars may be "drowning"

For more than seven years, a mysterious wasting disease has nearly killed off sea star populations around the world. Some of these species stand at the brink of extinction......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 6th, 2021