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September 24, 2022

Hunga Tonga Eruption Put Over 50 Billion Kilograms of Water Into Stratosphere

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: In January this year, an undersea volcano in Tonga produced a massive eruption, the largest so far […]
September 24, 2022

CIA Launches First Podcast, ‘The Langley Files’

The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is launching a podcast called “The Langley Files.” As the agency explains, “The mission of ‘The Langley Files: A CIA Podcast’ […]
September 24, 2022

Alien-Hunting Astronomer Says There May Be a Second Interstellar Object On Earth In New Study

A pair of researchers who previously identified what may be the first known interstellar meteor to impact Earth have now presented evidence of a second object […]
September 23, 2022

Vultures Prevent Tens of Millions of Metric Tons of Carbon Emissions Each Year

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Scientific American: Vultures are hard birds for humans to love. They are an obligate scavenger, meaning they get all […]
September 23, 2022

The World’s Largest Carbon Removal Project Yet Is Headed For Wyoming

A couple of climate tech startups plan to suck a hell of a lot of carbon dioxide out of the air and trap it underground in […]
September 23, 2022

Accused Russian RSOCKS Botmaster Arrested, Requests Extradition To US

A 36-year-old Russian man recently identified by KrebsOnSecurity as the likely proprietor of the massive RSOCKS botnet has been arrested in Bulgaria at the request of […]
September 23, 2022

Compute North Files For Bankruptcy As Cryptomining Data Center Owes Up To $500 Million

Compute North, one of the largest operators of crypto-mining data centers, filed for bankruptcy and revealed that its CEO stepped down as the rout in cryptocurrency […]
September 23, 2022

Bosses Think Workers Do Less From Home, Says Microsoft

An anonymous reader quotes a report from the BBC: A major new survey from Microsoft shows that bosses and workers fundamentally disagree about productivity when working […]
September 23, 2022

Fitbit Accounts Are Being Replaced By Google Accounts

New Fitbit users will be required to sign-up with a Google account, from next year, while it also appears one will be needed to access some […]