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Shell Awards Top Prize to Israeli Tire Technology
Science & Tech  (tags: tires, Israeli technology, road safety, emissions reductions )

- 4 days ago -
Startup NeomatixâEUR(TM)s system combines sensors and algorithms to check tire pressure, aiming to increase road safety and cut emissions
Future War With Russia or China Would Be 'Extremely Lethal and Fast', US Generals Warn
Science & Tech  (tags: Russia, China, US, artificial intelligence, Cyber warfare )

- 13 days ago -
'The speed at which machines can make decisions in the far future is likely to challenge our ability to cope, demanding a new relationship between man and machine'
NASA's Hubble Spots Possible Water Plumes Erupting on Europa
Science & Tech  (tags: Astronomers, NASA, Europa, Jupiter's moon, Hubble Telescope, water vapor plumesdesign )

- 26 days ago -
Astronomers using Hubble Space Telescope have imaged what may be water vapor plumes erupting off the surface of Jupiter's moon Europa. This finding bolsters other Hubble observations suggesting the icy moon erupts with high altitude water vapor plumes.
Stand With Scientists: Tell the AGU to Drop Exxon Sponsorship - TAKE ACTION!
Science & Tech  (tags: The American Geophysical Union, AGU Board, Exxon, Exxon Sponsorship, conflict of interest, petition )

- 25 days ago -
UPDATE FROM 9/23: The American Geophysical Union (AGU) Board just announced that they will keep accepting Exxon's dollars. We're deeply disappointed, but the fight for scientific integrity continues. Help us keep this campaign going strong.
FBI and DOJ Vow to Continue Using Junk Science Rejected By White House Report
Science & Tech  (tags: FBI, DOJ, forensics, research, "junk science", scientific validity and reliability )

- 27 days ago -
Report concludes that common, pattern-matching forensic disciplines -- bite mark analysis, fingerprint and firearm comparison, shoe tread analysis, and complex DNA mixture analysis -- need additional support to be deemed valid and reliable.
Don't Let Congress Throw Science Under the Bus - TAKE ACTION!
Science & Tech  (tags: Union of Concerned Scientists, Congress, appropriations, budget bill, #Clean Budget, #No Riders, Clean air act, Clean Water Act, anti-science legislation. petition )

- 36 days ago -
Right now, Congress is gathering to create a final version of next year's federal budget. Unfortunately, some legislators are trying to slide in back-room deals with corporate lobbyists that cut down landmark public health protections...
Deforestation Has Removed Ten Percent of the World's Forests Since the 1990s
Science & Tech  (tags: scientists, deforestation, disappearing wilderness, world's forests )

- 41 days ago -
The rate at which pristine areas are being destroyed is "catastrophic," say scientists.
The Science of 9-11 - Petition
Science & Tech  (tags: 9-11, science, architects, engineers, investigation, Trade Center, petition )

- 40 days ago -
Join the architects and engineers who have signed the Petition demanding a new investigation into the destruction of all 3 World Trade Center skyscrapers on 9/11.
With Russia Paranoia, Corporate Media Sells Cyberwar
Science & Tech  (tags: cyberwar, cyberwarfare, cyber weapons, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Russia, Stuxnet )

- 43 days ago -
And before this gets memory-holed, the US started the cyberwar arms race. Cyberwarfare has become big business.
David Suzuki: Cultural and Ecosystem Diversity Key to Resilience
Science & Tech  (tags: David Suzuki, diversity, culture, ecosystem, resilience, Genetics )

- 47 days ago -
When we started looking at highly evolved species such as fruit flies, we thought we would find that their genes had been honed through selection over time, so they would be relatively homogeneous within single species. This was not the case.
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