Climate change will increase wildfire risk and lengthen fire seasons, study confirms

Wildfires are some of the most destructive natural disasters in the country, threatening lives, destroying homes and infrastructure, and creating air pollution. In order to properly forecast and manage wildfires, managers need to understand wildfire.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailDec 8th, 2023

Hyundai Ioniq 7 EV slated for name change to Ioniq 9

The kid hauler follows in the footsteps of Kia's EV9 with which it shares the same electric architecture......»»

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How psychology can help people live more climate-friendly lives—lessons from around the world

Quick and easy interventions that inspire people to take direct climate action are the holy grail. Behavioral scientists and policymakers are keen to learn which small steps can make the biggest difference. One of the largest experiments ever conduct.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News5 hr. 50 min. ago

New study sheds light on 2020 extreme weather event that brought fires and snow to western US

The same weather system that led to the spread of the devastating Labor Day wildfires in 2020 brought record-breaking cold and early-season snowfall to parts of the Rocky Mountains. Now, new research from Portland State is shedding light on the meteo.....»»

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Google Search Takedown Requests Rush to 8 Billion at Record Pace

Google has just processed the eight billionth DMCA takedown request for its search engine. With a recent increase in notices, the 10 billion milestone is just a year away. A recent uptick in activity is mainly pushed by publishers, including Korean m.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News9 hr. 45 min. ago

Pirate Sites With Malicious Ads Face Restrictions Under New Initiative

The Trustworthy Accountability Group aims to increase trust in the digital advertising industry, in part by limiting pirate sites' access to advertising. A new initiative will see the development of a new blocklist containing pirate site domains to b.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News9 hr. 45 min. ago

New Study Estimates as Much as $75 Billion in Global Victims’ Losses to Pig-Butchering Scam

“These are large criminal organized networks, and they’re operating largely unscathed,” said the lead author of the study, which tracked the flow of funds through crypto exchanges. Pig-butchering scammers have likely stolen mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News9 hr. 45 min. ago

Why Elon Musk Is Suing OpenAI and Sam Altman

The lawsuit makes a substantial claim that could fundamentally reshape how OpenAI and its partner Microsoft do business. The fallout from the OpenAI board’s failed attempt to fire CEO Sam Altman last November took an unexpecte.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News9 hr. 45 min. ago

How Does Programmatic Advertising Work?

The process of automating the purchase of advertising inventory, which takes place in the framework of programmatic advertising, allows advertisers to increase the effectiveness of their campaigns, reduce management costs, and maximize ROI. Programma.....»»

Category: topSource:  unixmenRelated News9 hr. 46 min. ago

Study for IT certifications with this $60 CompTIA bundle

Study for CompTIA certification with this $59.97 course bundle. TL;DR: As of February 29, get this CompTIA Certification course bundle for just $59.97 — that's a savings of 89%.IT certifications are one way to help you stand out from the.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 47 min. ago

Study electrical circuits and systems with this $30 learning bundle

Save 78% on this seven-course online learning bundle covering electrical circuits and systems. TL;DR: As of March 2, save 78% on these electric circuit courses, making them less than $5 each.While you might know that potatoes can power light bu.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 47 min. ago

Reminder: Your Verizon Unlimited Plan Rate Could Go Up Starting March 1

Since February has an extra day in it this year, you have one more day before your Verizon unlimited plan price could see an increase. March 1 was the date Verizon marked for when it would start raising rates on its best unlimited plans and we are al.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News9 hr. 47 min. ago

How to resize an image on Mac, Windows, and a Chromebook

Whether you need to scale an image up or down, or change the aspect ratio, our guide covers how to resize images for Windows, macOS, and ChromeOS......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 hr. 22 min. ago

Rain offers slight reprieve from largest wildfire in history of Texas

Rainfall offered some reprieve from the largest wildfire in the history of Texas, officials said Friday, though dry, gusty conditions were expected to return this weekend for a blaze that has killed two people and scorched a million acres......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMar 1st, 2024

Asian elephants mourn, bury their dead calves: Study

Asian elephants loudly mourn and bury their dead calves, according to a study by Indian scientists that details animal behavior reminiscent of human funeral rites......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMar 1st, 2024

Winds threaten to fuel huge Texas wildfire as blizzard hits California

Gusty weekend winds were threatening to worsen a million-acre wildfire that has already killed two people in the southern US, as a monster blizzard engulfed California's mountains Friday......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMar 1st, 2024

How to add new a profile to Amazon Fire TV

The Amazon Fire TV is even better when you setup profiles for adults and kids alike. Here are the steps involved to create Amazon Fire TV profiles......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMar 1st, 2024

Indie poker hit Balatro gets delisted from storefronts after sudden rating change

Balatro has been delisted in some regions due to a drastic new rating change......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMar 1st, 2024

Rocket Report: Astra warns of “imminent” bankruptcy; Falcon Heavy launch delay

"We’ve worked through a number of issues that delayed the launch from last summer." Enlarge / Static fire test of the Falcon 9 rocket that will launch the Crew 8 mission in early March. (credit: SpaceX) Welcome to Edit.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 1st, 2024

World resource extraction could surge 60% by 2060, UN warns

Extraction of Earth's natural resources could surge 60 percent by 2060, imperiling climate goals and economic prosperity, the UN said Friday, calling for dramatic changes in energy, food, transport and housing......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 1st, 2024

Faulty warnings, deforestation turned Philippine rains "deadly": Study

Faulty warning systems, poverty and deforestation of mountains in the southern Philippines turned recent unseasonably heavy rains into deadly disasters, scientists said in a report Friday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 1st, 2024