Category: Future

Deep sea mining to help make electric vehicles

As the world begins to move away from petrol and diesel-power cars, there are questions over how the metals needed for batteries in...

Modern human brain originated in Africa around 1.7 million years ago — ScienceDaily

Modern humans are fundamentally different from our closest living relatives, the great apes: We live on the ground, walk on two legs and...

See wild lava photos from the newest of the new Iceland eruptions

The lava is flowin'. Molten rock likely from miles underground is flowing out of a newly opened fissure in the ground on Iceland's Reykjanes...

Space Can Take a Nasty Toll on an Astronaut’s Heart, Study Finds

It’s perfectly fine that human beings want to travel in space. But we have to reckon with the fact that space doesn’t want...

Florida Declares State Of Emergency Amid Risk Of Wastewater Reservoir Collapse

Florida’s governor has declared a state of emergency over concerns that a reservoir containing 400 million gallons of wastewater from a former phosphate...

World’s largest ocean monitoring system BRUVS launched

Professor Jessica Meeuwig, the Director of the Centre for Marine Futures at the University of Western Australia, has told the BBC about her...

COVID-19 mask study finds layering, material choice matter — ScienceDaily

Wearing a face mask can protect yourself and others from Covid-19, but the type of material and how many fabric layers used can...

Why Iceland’s volcanic eruption is so gooey and thrilling

Icelanders recently played volleyball as lava poured from the ground behind them.  Why so carefree? The new Icelandic eruption is relatively small and non-threatening...

I Found a Rainbow At the End of My Hunt For a Vaccine Appointment

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Biden Administration Boosts Wind And Solar Ambitions Ahead Of Infrastructure Push

The Biden administration is laying the policy groundwork to boost renewable energy production ahead of unveiling an anticipated $3 trillion package to prioritize...

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Apple refuses request to testify for Senate app store hearing

Senate Judiciary Committee leaders are demanding that Apple...

Deep sea mining to help make electric vehicles

As the world begins to move away from petrol and...