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Plant-Based Meat Boomed. Here Comes the Bust

Sales of vegan meat are trending downward in the US, with companies scrambling to win back customers......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: Gadget10 hr. 6 min. ago Related News

Green Roofs Are Great. Blue-Green Roofs Are Even Better

Amsterdam is experimenting with roofs that not only grow plants but capture water for a building’s residents. Welcome to the squeezable sponge city of tomorrow......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 22nd, 2024Related News

Here’s a Clever Way to Uncover America’s Voting Deserts

Mathematicians are using topological abstractions to find places poorly served by polling stations......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 21st, 2024Related News

How One Corporation Is Cashing In on America’s Drought

In an unprecedented deal, a private company purchased land in a tiny Arizona town—and sold its water rights to a suburb 200 miles away. Local residents fear the agreement has “opened Pandora’s box.”.....»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 20th, 2024Related News

Unruly Gut Fungi Can Make Your Covid Worse

An infection can upset your microbiome, and if certain gut fungi run riot, this can kick the immune system into overdrive......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 19th, 2024Related News

Environmental Damage Could Cost You a Fifth of Your Income Over the Next 25 Years

The world is already committed to warming that will undercut the global economy by 20 percent between now and 2050. That’s six times the price of limiting warming to 2 degrees Celsius......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 19th, 2024Related News

NASA Confirms Where the Space Junk That Hit a Florida House Came From

Space law just got a little more complicated......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 19th, 2024Related News

We Finally Know Where Neuralink’s Brain Implant Trial Is Happening

After months of secrecy, Neuralink revealed that the partner site for its brain implant study is the Barrow Neurological Institute......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 19th, 2024Related News

The Rise of the Carbon Farmer

Farmers around the world are reigniting the less intensive agricultural practices of yesteryear—to improve soil health, raise yields, and trap carbon in the atmosphere back down in the soil......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 18th, 2024Related News

The Atlas Robot Is Dead. Long Live the Atlas Robot

Before the dear old model could even power down, Boston Dynamics unleashed a stronger new Atlas robot that can move in ways us puny humans never can......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 17th, 2024Related News

No, Dubai’s Floods Weren’t Caused by Cloud Seeding

Heavy rain has triggered flash flooding in Dubai. But those who blame cloud seeding are misguided......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 17th, 2024Related News

No, Dubai’s Floods Weren’t Caused By Cloud Seeding

Heavy rain has triggered flash flooding in Dubai. But those pointing the finger at cloud seeding are misguided......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 17th, 2024Related News

US Infrastructure Is Broken. Here’s an $830 Million Plan to Fix It

WIRED spoke with US transportation secretary Pete Buttigieg about recent grants to fix ancient roads, bridges, and other critical infrastructure before it’s too late......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 16th, 2024Related News

They Experimented on Themselves in Secret. What They Discovered Helped Win a War

The untold, top-secret story of the British researchers who found the key to keeping humans alive underwater—and helped make D-Day a success......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 16th, 2024Related News

The Paradox That"s Supercharging Climate Change

Humanity needs to burn less fossil fuels. But that means fewer aerosols to help cool the planet—and a potential acceleration of global warming......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 15th, 2024Related News

It Takes Guts to Fix Wind Turbines for a Living

Want one of the fastest-growing jobs in the US? Get used to being high......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 15th, 2024Related News

The Next Frontier for Brain Implants Is Artificial Vision

Elon Musk’s Neuralink and others are developing devices that could provide blind people with a crude sense of sight......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 15th, 2024Related News

The Quest to Map the Inside of the Proton

Long-anticipated experiments that use light to mimic gravity are revealing the distribution of energies, forces, and pressures inside a subatomic particle for the first time......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 14th, 2024Related News

Space Force Is Planning a Military Exercise in Orbit

Two satellites will engage in a “realistic threat response scenario” when Victus Haze gets underway......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 13th, 2024Related News

Toronto Wants to Manage Storms and Floods—With a Rain Tax

Outcry reached such a crescendo last week that the city canceled public hearings on the tax, which is intended to help offset the hundreds of millions spent managing stormwater and basement flooding......»»

Source:  WiredCategory: GadgetApr 13th, 2024Related News