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|New rice strain could help farmers predetermine harvest time|
Added: 27.03.2017 22:23 | 1 views | 0 comments
A new strain of rice that flowers within a certain period of time after being sprayed with commercial chemicals commonly used to protect rice from fungal diseases is now available, say scientists. This new strain could one day allow rice farmers to dictate the timing of their harvest regardless of weather, temperature and other conditions that currently affect cultivation.
|Could my excessive sweating be hyperhidrosis?|
Added: 27.03.2017 15:24 | 0 views | 0 comments
Hyperhidrosis is excessive sweating that is more than what is needed to regulate body temperature. About 7 million Americans suffer from hyperhidrosis, a disorder that often goes undiagnosed. Hyperhidrosis sufferers often feel a loss of control because the sweating happens independently—without a high body temperature or highly charged emotional situation. The condition may make you avoid social situations, especially when they involve shaking hands. Anxiety can make hyperhidrosis worse. The condition can also be triggered by certain foods and drinks, nicotine, caffeine, and some smells.
|X-Energy Steps Into The Ring With Its Advanced Pebble Bed Modular Nuclear Reactor|
Added: 27.03.2017 11:00 | 0 views | 0 comments
X-energy’s Xe-100 high temperature gas-cooled pebble bed modular nuclear power plant has higher efficiencies, a reduced water requirement, a small physical footprint, a small emergency planning zone, doesn't need to shut down to refuel, and is walk-away safe from any possible accident.
|Climate change: ‘human fingerprint’ found on global extreme weather|
Added: 27.03.2017 10:07 | 0 views | 0 comments
Global warming makes temperature patterns that cause heatwaves, droughts and floods across Europe, north America and Asia more likely, scientists find
The fingerprint of human-caused climate change has been found on heatwaves, droughts and floods across the world, according to scientists.
The discovery indicates that the impacts of global warming are already being felt by society and adds further urgency to the need to cut carbon emissions. A key factor is , which is now across Europe, Asia and north America.
|VTech Safe & Sound Baby Monitor w/ Camera for $99 + free shipping|
Added: 27.03.2017 0:11 | 0 views | 0 comments
Walmart offers the VTech VM333 Safe & Sound Baby Monitor with Camera in White for $99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $24. Features include a 2.8" color LCD display, 1,000-foot range, temperature sensor, night vision, 22 fps video, and sound alerts.
|Mother’s Day will be the hottest day of the year as heatwave brings warm start to spring|
Added: 26.03.2017 9:04 | 0 views | 0 comments
Temperatures are set to reach 19C today.
|Nintendo Switch Thermals, Noise, & FPS Drops|
Added: 25.03.2017 17:24 | 0 views | 0 comments
GamersNexus: "Theres no good way to measure the Switchs GPU frequency without hooking up equipment we dont have, so we wont be able to plot a frequency versus temperature/time chart. Instead, were looking at temperature versus noise, then using ad-hoc testing to observationally determine framerate response to various logged temperatures."
|Camouflage apples keep an eye on perishables|
Added: 25.03.2017 14:25 | 0 views | 0 comments
On the long journey from the fruit plantation to the retailer's shelf, fruits can quickly perish. In particular, the refrigeration inside the cargo containers is not always guaranteed and existing methods for measuring the temperature are not sufficiently reliable. A new sensor solves this problem. It looks like a piece of fruit and acts like a piece of fruit -- but is actually a spy.
|Human-Caused Climate Change Made 2016 Way Too Hot|
Added: 24.03.2017 13:27 | 0 views | 0 comments
The year 2016 was one for the record books, at least when it comes to the weather. Last year had the highest global temperature in modern history and extremely high levels of carbon dioxide and sea level rise.
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