EU looks to boost boat tracking to fight overfishing

The EU is moving towards extra tracking and putting cameras on fishing boats to monitor their catches in order to prevent overfishing, under a deal Wednesday that environmentalists hailed as a "landmark moment"......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgMay 31st, 2023

Calif. plant signals Toyota"s path in fight against carbon

Toyota is a key player in a pilot project that uses biogas to produce clean electricity, hydrogen and water for use by the automaker for vehicles coming off ships from Japan......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News22 hr. 6 min. ago

Study analyzes strategies for airlines to boost on-time performance

Airlines have long competed to enhance their on-time performance, and new research from the University at Buffalo School of Management reveals the most effective strategies for improving rankings in this key indicator of punctuality and service relia.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Re-wetting is key for boosting carbon dioxide storage in southern peatlands, finds study

Maintaining a water level between 20 and 30 centimeters below the local water table will boost southern peatlands' carbon storage and reduce the amount of climate-warming carbon dioxide (CO2) and methane they release back into the atmosphere during d.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Overfishing and climate change impacts on New Zealand"s fish populations were hidden—until now

Pelagic-oceanic fish commonly caught in warmer waters, such as skipjack tuna and blue mackerel, have been increasing in New Zealand's waters since the 1950s, while cold-water species such as southern bluefin tuna display strong reductions in overall.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

The US Is Mobilizing an Army to Fight the Climate Crisis

The American Climate Corps will employ tens of thousands to prepare the country for the pain ahead. But it'll need to get much, much bigger......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Using "spent" coffee and tea to boost shelf life and nutritional value of cakes

On a crisp fall afternoon, there are few pairings better than a hot beverage and a sweet pastry. But what if you could use the left-over tea leaves or coffee grounds from the drink to make that tasty treat a healthier one, too? Researchers reporting.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Amazon’s Eero Max 7 router is ridiculously expensive

Amazon's new Eero Max 7 router promises a huge boost in speeds, but it comes in at an insane price that many won't be able to afford......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Reviewers say there"s no need to upgrade to Apple Watch Series 9 and Apple Watch Ultra 2

Across all of the first reviews of the Apple Watch Series 9 and Apple Watch Ultra 2, both models are praised, their new features are welcomed, but neither has enough to warrant upgrading.The new Apple Watch brings a performance boost and greater Find.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

WhatsApp adds rival in-app payment options in India commerce push

WhatsApp said on Wednesday that it will offer credit card payments and services from rival digital payment providers within its app in India, the latest bet by the Meta-owned service to boost commerce offerings in its biggest market......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Australia gives up fight to eradicate bee-killing parasite

Australia on Wednesday abandoned its fight to eradicate the destructive Varroa mite, an invasive parasite responsible for the collapse of honeybee populations across the planet......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Courtrooms: a growing arena in the climate fight

The battle against climate change is increasingly being fought in the courtroom, as national governments, specific laws and individual companies are targeted for their roles in the crisis......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Invasive species on the menu at London restaurant

A London restaurant is exploring whether eating invasive species such as gray squirrel, American Signal crayfish and Japanese knotweed could help fight their spread, but scientists remain skeptical......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

iPhone 15 Pro Max vs. Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra: best $1,200 phone?

The iPhone 15 Pro Max finally brings the fight to Galaxy S23 Ultra with better optical zoom capabilities. But is that enough?.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Meet Fitbit’s Newly-Redesigned Smartphone App

With that said, Fitbit finally took off the wraps on its new app, giving users an idea of what they can expect in managing and tracking their health and fitness. The post Meet Fitbit’s Newly-Redesigned Smartphone App appeared first on Phandroid.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsSep 19th, 2023

Shops and restaurants can help blur class lines, but interactions may not be meaningful enough to boost social mobility

"Titanic," James Cameron's 1997 multi-Oscar-winning movie, focused on the tragic love story of itinerant artist Jack and upper-class socialite Rose. Among their other on-board adventures, they dined in the first-class section of the ship before joini.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 19th, 2023

New organoids boost pest rabbit control

Australia has been locked in a battle to control rabbits since the 1950s. Rabbits cause huge damage to our environment. They compete with native species, overgraze native plants and cause erosion. High rabbit numbers can also help sustain large popul.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 19th, 2023

The turbo-charged plants that could boost farm output

Researchers are tweaking the photosynthesis process to raise the output of crops like soy, maize and wheat......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsSep 19th, 2023

Apple rolls out watchOS 10 for Apple Watch with new faces, health features

Apple has released watchOS 10 to the public, bringing new features such as new Cycling tracking features, new watch faces, and user experience updates.watchOS 10Announced at WWDC 2023, watchOS 10 is now available to the general public. Users can upda.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsSep 18th, 2023

iPhone 15 pre-orders up 10-12% on iPhone 14, says tracking analysis

iPhone 15 pre-orders are strongly up on those seen for last year’s iPhone 14 lineup, according to a new analyst report. Wedbush says it’s seeing some 10-12% more pre-orders for this year’s iPhone 15 lineup than it did in the same period last.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 18th, 2023

NASA joins the still controversial search for UFOs

NASA on Thursday officially joined the search for UFOs—but reflecting the stigma attached to the field, the US space agency kept secret for hours the identity of the person heading a new program tracking mystery flying objects......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 17th, 2023