Sci-Tech World faces 'climate apartheid': UN expert World faces 'climate apartheid': UN expert The world faces "a climate apartheid" where the wealthy are better able to adjust to a hotter planet while the poor suffer the worst from climate change, a UN expert said Monday.
Sci-Tech WATCH | Incredible drone footage of sharks feeding on a whale carcass WATCH | Incredible drone footage of sharks feeding on a whale carcass Drone footage of sharks feeding on a whale carcass off the coast of Newcastle, Australia, on December 6 2018 is something to behold.
Health & Sex How Facebook could be used to diagnose your health woes How Facebook could be used to diagnose your health woes According to new preliminary US research, healthcare professionals could potentially use Facebook as a means of diagnosing conditions such as depression and diabetes.
Sci-Tech Tick that box: penguin parasites pose no potential problems Tick that box: penguin parasites pose no potential problems The first comprehensive study on African penguin parasites was just completed, and the results raised no red flags - for now.
Sci-Tech Facebook takes on the world of cryptocurrency with Libra Facebook takes on the world of cryptocurrency with Libra Facebook is leaping into the world of cryptocurrency with its own digital money, designed to let people save, send or spend money as easily as firing off text messages.
Sci-Tech UFS team to study destruction caused by Vredefort meteorite UFS team to study destruction caused by Vredefort meteorite A team of five scientists from the University of the Free State is about to undertake research into the destruction caused by the Vredefort Crater meteorite.
Sci-Tech Womankind's giant leap: who will be the first female moonwalker? Womankind's giant leap: who will be the first female moonwalker? Who will take the giant leap for womankind?
Sci-Tech Parrot world's endangered heavyweight faces new threat Parrot world's endangered heavyweight faces new threat An unprecedented disease outbreak has pushed the critically endangered kakapo, the world's fattest parrot, closer to extinction, New Zealand scientists said Thursday.
Sci-Tech 'Hundreds' of elephants being poached each year in Botswana: report 'Hundreds' of elephants being poached each year in Botswana: report A leading conservation group has warned of surging elephant poaching in parts of Botswana and estimated nearly 400 were killed across the country in 2017 and 2018, according to a ...
Sci-Tech SA's most popular contraceptive injection does not increase HIV risk SA's most popular contraceptive injection does not increase HIV risk The most popular contraceptive injection in SA does not increase the risk of HIV, answering a question that has bothered scientists for decades.
Sci-Tech NASA renames street for 'hidden' black women mathematicians NASA renames street for 'hidden' black women mathematicians NASA has renamed the street outside its Washington headquarters to honor three black female mathematicians whose pioneering work on the agency's early space program was chronicled ...
Sci-Tech Facebook worries emails could show Zuckerberg knew of questionable privacy practices Facebook worries emails could show Zuckerberg knew of questionable privacy practices Facebook Inc uncovered emails that appear to show Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg's connection to potentially problematic privacy practices at the company, the Wall Street ...
Sci-Tech No special treatment: fake video of Zuckerberg stays on Instagram No special treatment: fake video of Zuckerberg stays on Instagram Instagram will refrain from taking down an ultra realistic "deepfake video" posted Tuesday of Facebook's CEO bragging about controlling billions of people's "stolen" personal data.
Sci-Tech Canada bans capture and breeding of dolphins and whales Canada bans capture and breeding of dolphins and whales The bill, first proposed in 2015 and now awaiting symbolic royal approval, will not apply retroactively, meaning captive marine mammals can stay confined.
Sci-Tech Nasa's space tourism coming in 2020: what you need to know Nasa's space tourism coming in 2020: what you need to know NASA plans to allow tourists to visit the International Space Station (ISS) from 2020.
Sci-Tech US moves to tackle scourge of 'robocalls' US moves to tackle scourge of 'robocalls' "Hello? Who's calling?" For many Americans these days, the call is coming from a "bot" or automated program that seeks to trick them into giving up money or important personal ...
Sci-Tech Trump says NASA should stop talking about going back to the Moon Trump says NASA should stop talking about going back to the Moon US President Donald Trump tweeted on Friday that NASA should stop talking about going back to the Moon, which caused confusion since his administration aims to restart Moon ...
Sci-Tech As more developing countries reject plastic waste exports, wealthy nations seek solutions at home As more developing countries reject plastic waste exports, wealthy nations seek solutions at home Less than two years after China banned most imports of scrap material from abroad, many of its neighbors are following suit.
Sci-Tech Humpback whale washes up in Cape Town harbour Humpback whale washes up in Cape Town harbour A humpback whale carcass has washed up close to Cape Town’s harbour, but at 10m long, it has proved difficult for officials to remove.
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