Amanda Boudreaux

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Sustainability Up on the Roof

When most people think about sustainability at a company like Cisco, they envision solar arrays and smart cities – and we certainly have those! But humming quietly on the roof of every building is a significant energy consumer, the air conditioning. So just as we innovate solutions for the Internet …

Cisco Systems

Facebook has only “pivoted” on one kind of privacy — in other ways, it’s becoming more dangerous

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock / Stephen Lam<p>I must give credit where it is due: As Slate’s Will Oremus wrote in a piece called “Facebook(s …

Messages in the Deep

Below, you'll find an interactive map charting the growth of the modern fibre optic network between 1989 to the modern day, and including cables to …

Suez Canal

Offline over the Weekend? Read All the Tech News You Missed Right Here

If you took radio DJ and TV presenter Lauren Laverne’s advice to give your smartphone, tablet and computers a break this weekend, then you’re probably here feeling refreshed from your digital downtime. However, that means you did miss the best of the tech news and features from the Web in the last …

Software

Virus killing dolphins, and now whales, along U.S. east coast

The disease has spread from New York to Florida, with a total of 753 bottlenose dolphins washed ashore from July 1 until November 3.<p>A virus described …

How Was it Made? Prehistoric Underwater Wall Divides Scientists

Two camps of scientists have faced off on the issue of the underwater structure known as Bimini Road off the coast of the Bahamas since it was first …

Why Underwater Robots Should Swim Like Stingrays

A stingray's efficient way of moving through the water could help engineers design better underwater robots.<p>The homely stingray's method of flying through the water could help us design a whole new class of bio-inspired 'bots, according to mechanical engineers from the University at Buffalo in New …

As Climate Warms American West, Iconic Trout In Jeopardy

In the mountain streams of the American West, the trout rules. People don't just catch this fish; they honor it. And spend lots of money pursuing it.<p>But some western trout may be in trouble. Rivers and streams are getting warmer and there's often less water in them. Scientists suspect a changing …

Researchers map 34 threats to the Great Lakes

Great Lakes

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They want to dig up the Great Barrier Reef!

Posted: 26 July 2013<br>It would be hard to make this stuff up. <b>Australia’s legendarily irresponsible mining industry has a new plan:</b> while the planet …

Australia

Death of a River - The Colorado River Delta

Listen now to World Ocean Radio 237: Citizen Science" http://ow.ly/ow9nT Summary: "Citizen Science" is a relatively new term used to describe non-specialist research carried out by pioneering teams of private individuals, foundations and organizations utilizing the power of the internet to collaborate around the globe. In this episode of World Ocean Radio we'll outline a number of innovative projects and a way in which anyone can collect data and conduct research using sophisticated yet affordable submersible equipment. http://ow.ly/ow9nT Image: MATE's Underwater Robotics Competition http://ow.ly/ow9Cz

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Old Man and the River: Senator's Fight for Montana Waterway

Senator Max Baucus aims to protect a wild gem: the Flathead's North Fork.<p><b>Daybreak on August 8 found me on a bank of the North Fork of the Flathead River in northwestern Montana, among the mixed tracks of deer, otters, and grizzly bears, marveling, as I have a thousand times before, at the</b> …

Five-foot shark spotted swimming in River Stour

A five-foot shark has been filmed swimming in a river in the Essex countryside after its fin was spotted sticking out of the water.<p>The creature was spotted and filmed on Sunday by Jody Gibbons, who was out enjoying a stroll with his father.<p>The marketing executive said he made sure he got footage as …

Never Going In The Ocean: Whales Almost Swallow Divers

This is a video of two humpback whales off the coast of central California coming up to feed when they almost swallow two divers. Could you imagine …

A Great Victory for Sharks Gary Stokes of Sea Shepherd Hong Kong has been working on shutting down the supply lines for shark products. Along with working with IATA for the airlines he has been in communications with the shipping lines. Today CMA CGA the worlds third largest shipping line contacted Gary to declare that they will no longer ship shark products on any of their ships! Well done Gary and Happy Birthday.

Coral Ecosystem Connectivity 2013: August 26 Log

Discover how the Rainforest Alliance is protecting water for communities! http://thefrogblog.org/2013/09/03/a-reflection-on-water/