Caroline DiDomenico

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Mysterious Giant Crater-like Structures Found near New-Zealand | Geophysics | Sci

<b>A multinational team of researchers led by marine geophysicist Dr Bryan Davy from GNS Science has found what may be the world’s biggest pockmarks on</b> …

Fears for seabirds as global warming affects coastline

Puffins, terns and butterflies are among the key species in the UK being put at risk from global warming, which is transforming the UK's coastal areas as sea levels rise and storms grow fiercer, a study by the National Trust has found.<p>Sea levels are predicted to rise by up to half a metre by the …

David Cameron must heed the experts, not the sceptics, on climate change

The prime minister will face a daunting dilemma next month when the world's most authoritative report on climate change is published, providing a clear warning from scientists about the scale of the risks posed by rising levels of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.<p>Mr …

Environmental Protection Scotland (EPS) — Scotland’s environment website

Welcome to Environmental Protection Scotland’s website. Here you will find impartial environmental advice and policy updates based on sound science …

The bar that won't let you in unless you're a Facebook friend

There are some sentences you never expect to hear.<p>One of those is: "I'm leaving you for a 4'9" circus performer."<p>Another is: "Facebook is the best bouncer I've ever had."<p>Yet these words reportedly emerged from the mouth of Tony Mannor, the owner of Finnegan's Irish Pub & Restaurant in Stockton, …

Facebook tweaks News Feed, adds new algorithm to serve up high quality content

The usefulness of Facebook's News Feed ranking algorithm may not be universally agreed upon, but the social network's dedication to improving it is unquestionable. Today, FB has updated that ranking system with a newly developed algorithm meant to better surface "high quality content" from pages …

Digital First: Facebook Kills Physical Goods Delivery in Gifting Service

Facebook’s great gifting experiment has come to an end — for physical goods, at least.<p>After less than a year on the market, the company plans to ramp …

College Student Put His Life Savings Into Tesla, Made A Killing

A year later, he's glad he ignored their warnings.<p>The 22-year-old student at the University of California, Berkeley invested $30,000 into Tesla stock a year ago and has parlayed it into an investment worth approximately $250,000 today.<p>"I was always preaching to my friends, 'Tesla's gonna be huge' …

Google Glass Isn’t Coming To Best Buy Next Year, And It Won’t Cost $299

Even though Google Glass is out in the wild and on the heads of around 10,000 people, there are still plenty of questions about it. For a long time now, we’ve heard that Glass would retail for $299. And earlier this week, unofficial Glass evangelist Robert Scoble put a bit more oil on the fire when …

Elon Musk just started building a real 'Iron Man' laboratory

The SpaceX founder plans to unveil gesture-based system next week<p>SpaceX and Tesla Motors founder Elon Musk has often been compared to a real life version of Tony Stark, aka Iron Man. Director Jon Favreau has openly said that Musk inspired his depiction of Stark in the first <i>Iron Man</i> film, and both …

Why David Sacks should be Microsoft's next CEO

<i>Disclosure: I worked at Microsoft 2008-2009. Microsoft stock is a meaningful part of my portfolio.</i><p>With the announcement of Steve Ballmer’s pending departure from Microsoft, the stock shot up the value of 8 Aols. Clearly the market is happy to see Ballmer go. In his tenure at the company, the stock …

Steve Ballmer’s retirement could unlock the talent and resources now dormant at Microsoft

Here’s the thing you’d never know about Microsoft under the 13-year reign of Steve Ballmer: Microsoft remains, just barely, an amazing company. Not “amazing” in the sense of ambitious or unique, which it is, or particularly well-run, which it isn’t. But “amazing” in the one sense that counts at a …

Open Source Software

Can Google build its own ‘Nexus car’ without the help of automakers?

Google(s goog) is weighing building its own line of self-driving cars independent of the automakers, according to new report by Amir Efrati on …