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by wjfox
Mon Oct 25, 2021 7:39 pm
Forum: Space
Topic: Mars News and Discussions
Replies: 39
Views: 16271

Re: Mars News and Discussions

by wjfox
Mon Oct 25, 2021 2:59 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Climate Change News & Discussions
Replies: 144
Views: 50177

Re: Climate Change News & Discussions

New Data Shows CO2's Peak in 2020 by Andrew Freedman October 25, 2021 https://www.axios.com/co2-greenhouse-gas-emissions-levels-data-647f3f11-18de-4415-8341-8b8ccff42f9e.html [...] It's too late, isn't it. We might peak in the 2030s if we're lucky. Then a decline towards 2050, but with many countri...
by wjfox
Mon Oct 25, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Off Topic & General Discussion
Topic: Cities, landscapes and interesting places
Replies: 34
Views: 17736

Re: Cities, landscapes and interesting places

Dubai just claimed the title for world's tallest ferris wheel. The newly-completed Ain Dubai stands 250m (820 ft) tall and carries up to 1,750 passengers in its 48 capsules. The London Eye is beginning to look quite small in comparison to some of the more recent ones... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki...
by wjfox
Sun Oct 24, 2021 9:02 pm
Forum: Transport & Infrastructure
Topic: South Korea’s street lights up as road safety for pedestrians that stare at their phones while crossing
Replies: 0
Views: 54

South Korea’s street lights up as road safety for pedestrians that stare at their phones while crossing

South Korea’s street lights up as road safety for pedestrians that stare at their phones while crossing Kate Gill | 13 hours ago An intersection's curb in Seoul lights up with green and red lights, indicating when it's safe to cross the road when you're looking down at your phone screen. “Smombies”...
by wjfox
Sun Oct 24, 2021 5:58 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: COVID-19 News and Discussions
Replies: 555
Views: 137138

Re: COVID-19 News and Discussions

Ron DeSantis Planning $5K Bonus for Unvaccinated Police to Relocate to Florida By Fatma Khaled On 10/24/21 at 12:59 PM EDT Republican Florida Governor Ron DeSantis said on Sunday that he is hoping to sign legislation that would give unvaccinated police officers a $5,000 bonus to relocate to his sta...
by wjfox
Sun Oct 24, 2021 12:46 pm
Forum: The History Forum
Topic: Historical Pictures/Videos/News
Replies: 64
Views: 33429

Re: Historical Pictures/Videos/News

by wjfox
Sun Oct 24, 2021 10:59 am
Forum: Images, Podcasts & Videos
Topic: General Science/Technology/Futurist Videos Thread
Replies: 65
Views: 28852

Re: General Science/Technology/Futurist Videos Thread

"A cross-section of a 3D simulation replicating a scenario for the impact that formed the Moon, showing a roughly Mars-mass impactor grazing an Earth-like target at a 45-degree angle. The simulation uses over 100 million particles, colored by their internal energy, related to their temperature....
by wjfox
Sun Oct 24, 2021 9:25 am
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: South America Watch Thread
Replies: 13
Views: 5805

Re: South America Watch Thread

Colombia's most wanted drug lord Otoniel captured 20 minutes ago Colombia's most wanted drug trafficker and the leader of the country's largest criminal gang has been captured. Dairo Antonio Úsuga, better known as Otoniel, was seized after a joint operation by the army, air force and police on Satu...