Environment

July 9, 2019
By Private
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Trump brags about environment, ignores climate crisis

CNN's John Avlon does a reality check on the Trump administration's record on the environment and debunks President Donald Trump's attempt to take credit for positive environmental trends that date ba...

July 15, 2019
By Private
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How the environment pays for rush shipping

Super fast shipping is the new standard in online shopping. But tight delivery windows can hurt efficiency and, ultimately, the environment. Here's what you can do to lessen your impact.

July 8, 2019
By Adam Pasick, Andrea Kannapell and Hiroko Masuike
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Environment, Jeffrey Epstein, Coco Gauff: Your Monday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

July 15, 2019
By Elizabeth Yuko
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How to Fall Asleep on a Plane

Whether you’re flying for business, pleasure or obligation, chances are you wouldn’t mind a little extra sleep. Traveling takes you out of your usual environment and schedule, and often means extr...

July 2, 2019
By David Murphy
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What to Do If Your Mac Won't Update to Windows 10 Version 1903

It’s much, much easier to run Windows on a Mac than macOS on a Windows machine, but that doesn’t mean that this crazy hybrid environment is always going to be perfect. Microsoft recently released ...

July 3, 2019
By George Dvorsky
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Plants Are Definitely Not Conscious, Researchers Argue

The remarkable ability of plants to respond to their environment has led some scientists to believe it’s a sign of conscious awareness. A new opinion paper argues against this position, saying plant...

June 25, 2019
By Darrell Etherington
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Lightyear One debuts as the first long-range solar-powered electric car

Electric cars are better for the environment than fossil fuel-burning vehicles, but they still rely on the grid, which can be variously dirty or clean depending on what sources it uses for its energy....

July 2, 2019
By Jonathan Shieber
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Canadian startup Sweet Reason as sparkling spin on CBD beverages

Sweet Reason chief executive Hilary McCain says she launched her sparkling CBD-infused water brand because of her own obsession with cannabis beverages. That obsession, coupled with the lax regulatory...

June 20, 2019
By Darrell Etherington
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Nissan’s zero-emission ice cream van uses old EV batteries to keep things cool

File ice cream vans under ‘things I never thought posed a significant risk to the environment but might actually.’ Nissan has developed a new concept vehicle that addresses the problem of all the ...

July 10, 2019
By Frederic Lardinois
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SAP’s CEO Bill McDermott will join us at TC Sessions: Enterprise

You can’t talk about enterprise software without talking about SAP, the German software giant that now has a market cap of more than $172 billion, making it Europe’s most valuable tech company. To...

July 2, 2019
By Saavon Smalls
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Scientists record, try to explain currents shifts in Antarctic sea ice sizes

With scientists researching around the clock, the current volatile nature of the Antarctic sea ice sizes may have some similarities to past shifts. Read more here. Read more... More about Climate, Sci...

June 27, 2019
By Andrew Liszewski
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A New Way To Erase Ink Lets You Reuse Printouts Without Recycling

Yes, it’s great that your office put a blue bin next to the copy machine so unwanted print outs don’t end up in the trash. But recycling paper still takes its toll on the environment, so researche...

July 10, 2019
By Ed Cara
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A Common Household Chemical May Cause Thyroid Problems for Cats

Many older cats suffer from health problems caused by a hyperactive thyroid, and while there’s no single cause of the condition, hormone-disturbing chemicals in the environment are thought to be an...

July 9, 2019
By John Rampton
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10 Ways to Create a More Productive Work Environment

Give your team the tools and the environment they need to achieve.

June 25, 2019
By Frederic Lardinois
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BMW’s next-gen cruise control stops at red lights

At its NextGen event, BMW today premiered the next generation of its adaptive cruise control system, which will be able to detect and automatically stop at red lights. This isn’t exactly autonomous ...

June 22, 2019
By Ed Cara
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Ocean Bacteria Colonize Your Skin After Just 10 Minutes of Swimming

If sharks and sunburns don’t scare you at the beach, perhaps this will: According to preliminary research out this week, it only takes a 10-minute swim in the ocean to get your skin covered in a fre...

June 22, 2019
By Reuters Editorial
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China needs nearly $440 billion to clean up rural environment: report

China will need to spend 3 trillion yuan ($440 billion) over three years to improve village sanitation and clean up its heavily polluted rural environment, the official People's Daily reported on Satu...

July 5, 2019
By Georgina Torbet
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IHMC's Atlas robot can navigate its own way through tight spaces

Some of the biggest challenges for machines are tasks that are simple for humans. From mathematical puzzles like the famous traveling salesman problem to combining inputs from various senses, there ar...

July 11, 2019
By Georgina Torbet
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Jumping ant robots use teamwork to overcome obstacles

If you've ever marveled at a team of ants working together to carry a huge morsel of food or navigate around objects, you've seen how effective a collective intelligence made up of simple individual u...

June 30, 2019
By Dakin Andone and Jack Hannah, CNN
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Prosecutors say a Navy SEAL killed a prisoner and took pictures with the corpse. The defense says it was a 'high combat environment'

Closing arguments are expected to begin Monday in the trial of Chief Special Warfare Operator Eddie Gallagher, a Navy SEAL accused of stabbing an ISIS prisoner to death, among other violations of mili...

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