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Russia: US, NATO line of military confrontation may result in clash of two nuclear powers – Lavrov

Ruptly | 2022-12-06, 12:43

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov warned that Western foreign policy could lead to a 'clash between nuclear powers', during a briefing in Moscow on Monday. "As the West tries to contain Russia, the policy of the US and NATO in general,

Rackley Roofing Wins Prestigious 2022 Commercial Roofing Contractor of the Year Award

Artesia Daily Press | 2022-12-06, 12:43

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 6, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — “Roofing Contractor,” the roofing industry’s leading national magazine, recently announced its pick for Commercial Roofing Contractor of the Year – Rackley Roofing. The award was announced at the

One I missed: MP1909 30V half-bridge mosfet driver

Eweekly | 2022-12-06, 12:43

Their successor, the LM27222, now from TI obviously, is not at all obsolete, and has some additional automated features, but has an annoying (to me) hold-off resistor between the gate and source connections for the high-side mosfet – not the end of the

Lots of bad science still gets published. Here’s how we can change that.

Vox | 2022-12-06, 12:40

Getty Images A new project aims to tackle the “replication crisis” by shifting incentives among scientists. For over a decade, scientists have been grappling with the alarming realization that many published findings — in fields ranging from psychology to

Lost remains of last Tasmanian tiger found in museum cupboard after 85 years

Interesting Engineering | 2022-12-06, 12:23

The last Tasmanian tiger, or thylacine, died in captivity at Beaumaris Zoo on the Queen’s Domain, Hobart, in 1936. For decades, no one knew where the thylacine remains were located. Until now. In a paper soon to be published in Australian Zoologist,

PV-powered residential air-source heat pump with PCM thermal storage

PV Magazine | 2022-12-06, 12:19

A UK research group has proposed the combination of solar-powered heat pumps and thermal storage based on phase-change materials for residential applications. They said such a system could facilitate cost savings of up to 39%. Imperial College London

Letter: Science versus myth

Concord Monitor | 2022-12-06, 12:17

Yet another timely book has been recently

Crabs have evolved five separate times – why do the same forms keep appearing in nature?

The Conversation | 2022-12-06, 11:58

Full size blue crab Charles Darwin believed evolution created “ endless forms most beautiful ”. It’s a nice sentiment but it doesn’t explain why evolution keeps making crabs. Scientists have long wondered whether there are limits to what evolution can do or if

For A Brief Moment Today, 90 Percent Of Humanity Will Be Engulfed In Darkness

IFL Science | 2022-12-06, 11:55

On Tuesday, December 6, at 7:56 pm UTC, most of the world's population will look up and see a sky that is completely dark. Let's explain. We (well, unless you happen to be a flat-Earther who believes the sun rotates around above our heads like a tennis ball on

Aliens versus Predator Classic 2000 is free to keep right now

Rock, Paper, Shotgun | 2022-12-06, 11:48

UK publisher Rebellion is currently celebrating its 30th anniversary. As part of that, the

We might finally harness the limitless fresh water vapor hidden above the oceans

Interesting Engineering | 2022-12-06, 11:46

An almost limitless supply of fresh water exists in the form of water vapor above Earth's oceans, yet remains untapped, according to a new study from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. The experts state that this study is the first to propose

Businessinsider.co.za | Elon Musk is an 'avid' reader of science-fiction and likes to text about ...

News24 | 2022-12-06, 11:36

Elon Musk has talked about his love for sci-fi books and movies in the past, including "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" and "Rick and Morty." ...

What If The Dinosaurs Hadn’t Gone Extinct? Why Our World Might Look Very Different

IFL Science | 2022-12-06, 11:36

Sixty-six million years ago, an asteroid hit the Earth with the force of 10 billion atomic bombs and changed the course of evolution. The skies darkened and plants stopped photosynthesising. The plants died, then the animals that fed on them. The food chain

CBI Arrests Northern Railway Engineer, Recovers Over Rs 2 Cr

MENA FN | 2022-12-06, 11:30

(MENAFN - IANS) New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) The Centre Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday said it has arrested a deputy chief engineer of Northern Railways in connection with a bribe case and ... ...

Convergent plate boundaries: All you need to know

Interesting Engineering | 2022-12-06, 11:28

When tectonic plates collide, they form convergent plate boundaries, which give rise to various geological structures and phenomena.75 percent of all volcanoes in the world occur along the Pacific 'Ring of Fire,' home to many convergent boundaries.

CBI seizes Rs 1.38 crore in cash during searches at arrested Railway engineer's premisesOf the ...

Deccan Herald | 2022-12-06, 11:24

The CBI has seized more than Rs 1.38 crore in cash from Arun Kumar Mittal, deputy chief engineer of Northern Railway posted in Lucknow, who was arrested for allegedly taking a bribe from a contractor, officials said on Tuesday. The agency conducted searches

Qatar's Dr Cool says air-conditioned Olympic marathon possibleSaud, an engineering professor at Qatar University, said ...

Deccan Herald | 2022-12-06, 11:24

The engineer who developed the air conditioning for Qatar's World Cup stadiums says that a cooling system for an Olympic marathon is possible if the Gulf state bids for the Games. Amid reports that Qatar is targeting the 2036 Olympics, Saud Abdulaziz Abdul

Here's every death animation in The Callisto Protocol

Eurogamer | 2022-12-06, 11:18

Before its launch, The Callisto Protocol sold itself on its gory content, and especially

Former US high school science teacher found guilty of secretly recording people in his home

The Star | 2022-12-06, 11:09

A former Davenport West science teacher has been found guilty of charges he secretly recorded videos of people in various states of undress in his Bettendorf home and destroyed evidence in connection with the case. Read full story ...

Can You Catch A Cold From Being Cold? Scientists Say Yes, And It Turns Out ...

Forbes | 2022-12-06, 11:08

The nose plays a key role in responding to viral threats and researchers think cold temperatures hamper its ability to react. ...

Space: NASA's Orion spacecraft on course to return to Earth on Dec 11

International Business Times | 2022-12-06, 11:06

After a historic flyby just 128 km from the surface of the Moon, NASA's Orion spacecraft is on course for its return to Earth on December 11. The spacecraft made its second and final close approach to the Moon, just before its return powered flyby burn,

Google engineer left job to join Amazon, then his offer was withdrawn

India Today | 2022-12-06, 11:03

Google engineer left job to join Amazon then his offer was withdrawn ...

After firing Twitter engineers, Elon Musk is now firing janitors

India Today | 2022-12-06, 11:03

After firing Twitter engineers Elon Musk is now firing janitors ...

Brevard charter school focuses on science, technology and Spanish

Florida Today | 2022-12-06, 10:56

The school's program is designed so that students develop their interpersonal abilities such as cooperation, teamwork, empathy, and communication. ...

Are You Applying for Tech Jobs or Internships? We Want to Hear About It.

New York Times | 2022-12-06, 10:51

Layoffs and hiring freezes at companies like Amazon and Meta are changing the job market for recent grads and college students. Tell us about your experiences. ...

How an altercation between an officer, guardian led to School of Math and Science lockdown

Tallahassee Democrat | 2022-12-06, 10:36

An off-duty law enforcement officer was arrested Friday, December 3 after an altercation at a Tallahassee charter school. ...

Biolife Sciences Inc. (OTC:BLFE) Copper Infused Fabric Planting Pot To Disrupt Gardening Industry

MENA FN | 2022-12-06, 10:36

(MENAFN - News Direct) Naples, FL | December 06, 2022 05:00 AM Eastern Standard Time Investor Highlights Copper plays an essential role in the growth and healthy development of ... ...

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