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Chinese Spy Balloon Over The US: An Aerospace Expert Explains How The Balloons Work And ...

MENA FN | 2023-02-04, 18:13

(MENAFN - The Conversation) Officials of the U.S. Department of Defense confirmed on Feb. 2, 2023, that the military was tracking what it called a–spy balloon– that was drifting over the ... ...

Biden speaks about Chinese spy balloon on camera for first time, says 'we're gonna take ...

Fox News | 2023-02-04, 18:13

President Biden on Saturday broke his silence on the Chinese spy balloon has been spotted making its way across the country, most recently in North Carolina. Asked if the U.S. government will shoot down the surveillance aircraft , Biden said, "we're gonna take

EV battery nickel product to be produced in the US for the first time

Interesting Engineering | 2023-02-04, 18:10

The metals refining company behind the new development claims to also be eco-friendly.

Megaworld, DLSU launch science institute

The Manila Times | 2023-02-04, 17:54

PROPERTY developer Megaworld Corp. and De La Salle University (DLSU) have successfully inaugurated the Dr. Andrew Tan Data Science Institute (ALTDSI) at the McKinley Microcampus at the Venice Corporate Center, Taguig City. The institute is named after

Opinion: Is ChatGPT an AI chatbot or a misinformation engine?

Chatanooga Times Free Press | 2023-02-04, 17:50

The Oscar-nominated short film "An Ostrich Told Me the World Is Fake and I Think I Believe It" could be the name for Silicon Valley's latest gift to Western civilization — and to many practitioners of misinformation. The artificial intelligence chatbot ChatGPT

Orca whales were discovered with a toilet paper chemical in their livers and skeletal muscles. ...

Business Insider | 2023-02-04, 17:48

Robyn Phelps/Insider Scientists found Southern Resident and Bigg's orcas with 4-nonylphenol in their livers and skeletal muscles. 4NP is associated with the production of toilet paper. The scientists also discovered PFAS — known as forever chemicals

RQ-20 Puma UAVs arriving in Ukraine with the latest U.S. assistance package: what are these drones?

Technology Org | 2023-02-04, 17:40

The U.S. Department of Defense yesterday announced a new . Among the mentioned heavy equipment items and different types of ammo, there is also one unusual line – Puma UAV. What is this machine? U.S. soldiers training to launch RQ-20 Puma drone. Image credit:

Energy CEO Is Fighting Climate Science

Wall Street Journal | 2023-02-04, 17:18

Liberty Energy CEO rails against what he says is an alarmist call for a transition away from fossil fuels.

Google Backs AI Firm Anthropic With $300 Million, Following Series B Investment From Controversial FTX Co-Founder

Bitcoin | 2023-02-04, 17:07

As the artificial intelligence (AI) wars intensify, the AI firm Anthropic has raised $300 million from Google and sources say that the tech giant will get roughly a 10% stake in the AI company. Interestingly, in April 2022, Anthropic raised approximately $500

Missing rugby player Levi Davis: 'My life is in danger' after being blackmailed

Catalan News | 2023-02-04, 16:50

The British rugby player Levi Davis, who disappeared in late October,

Dangerously cold temperatures envelop Northeast

Wtop | 2023-02-04, 16:47

BOSTON (AP) — Arctic air descended into the Northeast on Saturday morning, bringing dangerously cold sub-zero temperatures and wind chills that dropped to minus 45 to minus 50 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 43 to minus 45 C) in many areas. Atop Mount Washington in

Chinese spy balloon over the US: An aerospace expert explains how the balloons work and what they can see

Madison | 2023-02-04, 16:39

Officials of the U.S. Department of Defense confirmed on Feb. 2, 2023, that the military was tracking what it called a “spy balloon” that was drifting over the continental United States at an altitude of about 60,000 feet. The following day, Chinese officials

Black pastor excoriates White people in the wake of Tyre Nichols death: They 'gonna bring ...

Fox News | 2023-02-04, 16:24

Two Black megachurch pastors' racially charged sermons in response to the brutal death of Tyre Nichols made waves on social media Friday. James D. Gailliard, Senior Pastor of Word Tabernacle in Rocky Mount, North Carolina framed his sermon on how Nichols'

Breast Cancer Is Leading Cause of Cancer Deaths Among Women

Voa News | 2023-02-04, 16:19

As it marks World Cancer Day, the World Health Organization is calling for action to tackle breast cancer, the most common and leading cause of cancer deaths among women. Every year, more than 2.3 million women are diagnosed with breast cancer, and nearly

3 arrested in Uttarakhand assistant and junior engineer paper leak case

The Siasat Daily | 2023-02-04, 16:07

Haridwar: Three people, including an Uttarakhand Public Service Commission official, were arrested on Saturday in connection with last year’s assistant and junior engineers (AE/JE) recruitment exam paper leak case, police said.

World Enough and Time: Science Mixture

The Shawnee News-Star | 2023-02-04, 16:03

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Greenpeace targets pension funds with dance show on endangered rainforest animals

Swissinfo | 2023-02-04, 16:01

The environmental organisation Greenpeace staged an artistic dance event about endangered rainforest animals in Bern. The performance marked a call

6 western states agreed on a plan to make major cuts to water usage from ...

Business Insider | 2023-02-04, 16:00

Colorado River. Low water level strip on cliff at lake Mead, taken from the Hoover Dam at Nevada and Arizona border. Getty Images The federal government has called on western states to come to agreement on water cuts. California couldn't come to an agreement

Socialist Party of Great Britain rebukes Congressman who warns of the dangers of socialism

Fox News | 2023-02-04, 15:48

The Socialist Party of Great Britain fired back at a U.S. congressman after the House of Representatives passed a resolution condemning the "horrors of socialism," claiming that "No country has 'tried’" it yet. In a speech on the house floor, Rep. Mike Flood,

Hollywood sinkhole almost swallows LAFD fire engine

Santa Monica Daily Press | 2023-02-04, 15:37

A water main burst under a Hollywood street, creating a sinkhole that almost swallowed a fire engine and showering a home with so much water the roof collapsed, the Los Angeles Fire

ISRO-NASA built satellite ready to be shipped to India for launch

The Siasat Daily | 2023-02-04, 15:31

Washington: An earth-observation satellite jointly developed by NASA and ISRO that will help study Earth’s land and ice surfaces in greater detail is all set to be shipped to India later this month for a possible launch in September. ISRO Chairman S

Iceland’s Crystal Ice Caves Carve Walkways Deep Within A Glacier

IFL Science | 2023-02-04, 15:16

This article first appeared in Issue 2 of our free digital magazine CURIOUS. Iceland’s Vatnajökull National Park centers around the country’s largest glacier, Vatnajökull. Its biggest outlet is the Breidamerkurjökull glacier tongue, which as a

India’s values, culture can lead the world in science

Hindustan Times | 2023-02-04, 15:12

After losing my dear wife, Tavinder, to cancer in June 2019, I made it my life’s mission to do what she asked: Prevent others from suffering the way she did. She knew I would be devastated without her, and the only thing that would keep me going was to help

Tesla tweet case: Elon Musk not guilty of misleading investors

Interesting Engineering | 2023-02-04, 15:10

If found guilty, the tech billionaire could have been responsible for paying out billions in damages.

Inside Elon Musk’s space rescue pod that could help Nasa with critical emergencies

The Sun | 2023-02-04, 15:09

A mini-rocket built by Elon Musk could be used to save astronauts in emergencies, Nasa has announced. The rescue pod, built by Musk's rocket company SpaceX, was the first private spacecraft to carry astronauts into orbit. 4 The Crew Dragon

Scientific testing or a leader's burial — debate over remains of famous LA mountain lion

The question of whether to return the remains of Los Angeles mountain lion P-22 to ancestral tribal lands where he spent his life sparks debate between leaders and museum officials. ...

Climate change will increase hydropower generation in India

The Hindu | 2023-02-04, 14:45

There is a greater likelihood of increased hydropower generation but the risk arises from very high inflow due to extreme rainfall, especially when the reservoirs are already full ...

Deer may serve as a reservoir for old SARS-CoV-2 variants

The Hindu | 2023-02-04, 14:45

The study found multiple spillover events from humans to deer of the Alpha and Delta lineages, and subsequent transmission among white-tailed deer and adaptation of the viruses in the deer. ...

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