Stakeholders of the agribusiness sector around the globe invited to co-create the global definition for professional farmer organizations
The company has entered into an agreement to purchase mineral rights to a former copper mine site within the original boundary of Grand Staircase-Escalante.
A 3-year, $40 million project restores Mariposa Grove and the giant sequoias at Yosemite.
AB 3187 and SB 1440 could potentially change the landscape for the biomethane industry and elsewhere.
The partnership aims to eliminate use of single-use straws in the group's nightclubs.
When chlorophyll-a won't get the photosynthesizing job done, chlorophyll-f takes the infrared spotlight.
A DNA test solved this Montana mystery for good.
Tropical cyclones may make more headlines, but extratropical cyclones in the Arctic are on the rise.
While the exact definition of Artificial Intelligence (AI) can be broad, one thing is certain in that there will be impacts on society.
Tragic Orca Deaths Underscore Urgent Need to Restore Salmon Runs . Deaths among Puget Sound orcas, which just hit their lowest population count in 34 years, remind us of the urgent need to protect and restore salmon runs in the Columbia-Snake River system. .
It used to be the only form of instant two-way communication; now the telephone is just an obstacle.
It wouldn't be the first time the planet has told us to stop jumping around.
Court Says Anchovy Catch Limit Relied on Fishy Data . A federal judge's decision marks a promising turning point for the anchovy and the health of California's ocean ecosystem. .
In our Mechanisms series, we've featured the fascinating bits and pieces that go into making our mechanical world work. From simple machines such as screws and levers, from springs to couplings, and even more complex mechanisms like zippers and solenoids, we've covered the gamut.
On Tuesday, New Mexico voters could guarantee that at least one candidate who supports abolishing U.S.
This is an oldie, but goodie, but worth revisiting in the context of today's false belief that there is a 97% consensus. It would be interesting to see the exact same study done again today.
ServiceFabric: a distributed platform for building microservices in the cloud Kakivaya et al., EuroSys'18
(If you don't have ACM Digital Library access, the paper can be accessed either by following the link above directly from The Morning Paper blog site).
The first Muslim elected to Congress is poised to leave it, after filing to run for attorney general in Minnesota.
Keith Ellison is also vice-chairman of the Democratic National Committee, a post he will probably have to leave.
SAN JOSE It may seem counterintuitive, but iPhone-maker Apple is offering new tools to help you use your smartphone less often.
The Cupertino technology giant unveiled its toolbox Monday at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, offering ways to curb smartphone addiction: a new Do Not Disturb setting for bedtimes, an application that tracks usage of apps, and the ability to set daily time limits for specific apps.
Perched on the coast of Prince Edward Island, in Bay Fortune, a biotechnology company breeds the world's first genetically modified fishan Atlantic salmon containing a fish gene that allows it to grow twice as fast as its non-GM cousins. In the past year, without knowing it, Canadians ate 4.
Mastercard is ending a meals donation campaign linked to soccer in Latin America after the push incited backlash earlier this week. The charity initiative, in support of the United Nations World Food Programme, was to give 10,000 meals to those in need for every goal scored by Mastercard brand ambassadors Lionel Messi and Neymar Da Silva Santos Jr.
A new NGO report details the links between Indonesia's Sinarmas conglomerate and its independent wood suppliers. Sinarmas and its Asia Pulp & Paper arm argue that some of the links are normal, but deny others.
Recent advances in genomics have revealed that many polygenetic diseases are caused by complex combinations of many common variants with individually small effects. Thus, building informative disease models requires the interrogation of many patient-derived genetic backgrounds in a disease-relevant cell type.
Wind turbines are a source of clean renewable energy, but some people who live nearby describe the shadow flicker, the audible sounds and the subaudible sound pressure levels as "annoying." They claim this nuisance negatively impacts their quality of life.
Over the weekend, Findlay, Ohio-based One Energy hosted a wedding ceremony at its North Findlay Wind Campus.
Erin Kashawlic, who is a technical manager for One Energy, married Chris Roekle under the wind turbines at the Ohio project on June 2.
A view from Green-Wood Cemetery, near Battle Hill, which is Brooklyn's highest spot.
At the start of the last ice age, 2.
Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis.