The natural, 11-year cycle of solar activity is apparently influencing long-term climate fluctuations in the Northern Hemisphere. An international team of scientists led by GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel showed that the so-called North Atlantic Oscillation, one of the dominant circulation patterns on the Northern Hemisphere, is phased-locked to the decadal solar activity with a de
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - National promises to cut emissions as part of preparations for a United Nations summit at the end of the year would cap global warming at the unacceptably high level of 3 degrees ... Read more
Man's best friend needs an app, too.
PupPod launched on Kickstarter Tuesday. It's a gaming platform that keeps dogs mentally and physically active while you stay plugged in, even when you're at work.
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If you splurged on one of the many 4K TVs Sony released this year, you're likely in for a treat. Sony is expanding the reach of its high dynamic range (HDR) color update to include more s ... Read more
While fishing off the coast of San Diego on Thursday, two fisherman had a terrifying encounter with a lively pod of killer whales.
According to the clip's YouTube description, the two fishermen were ... Read more
Snapchat is finding new ways to monetize. In an update announced today, ephemeral messenger Snapchat is rolling out its first in-app purchase. Users can now pay $0.99 to replay old snaps. Previously, ... Read more
Virtual reality company AltspaceVR is trying to make HMDs the next must-have office accoutrement. The post Thanks to VR, Your Next Business Meeting Might Be With Robots appeared first on WIRED. Read more
LAKEPORT, Calif. (Reuters) - The toll of property losses from a deadly Northern California wildfire ranked as the most destructive this year in the western United States climbed on Tuesday to at least ... Read more