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by weatheriscool
Tue Sep 28, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: Transport & Infrastructure
Topic: Electric Vehicles News & Discussions
Replies: 40
Views: 13980

Re: Electric Vehicles News & Discussions

Ford, SK to invest $11.4 billion to add electric F-150 plant, three battery factories By Ben Klayman 5 MIN READ DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co and its Korean battery partner SK Innovation will invest $11.4 billion to build an electric F-150 assembly plant, and three battery plants in the United S...
by weatheriscool
Tue Sep 28, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Military & War
Topic: Violence and Terrorism News and Discussions
Replies: 133
Views: 44235

Re: Violence and Terrorism News and Discussions

FBI data show surge in murders in 2020 Source: NBC News Murders rose by nearly 30 percent in 2020, with more than 21,500 reported last year, according to the FBI's annual Uniform Crime Report. The total was up from 16,669 in 2019, according to the FBI, one of the sharpest increases in murders in sev...
by weatheriscool
Tue Sep 28, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: USA News and Discussions
Replies: 151
Views: 53063

Re: USA News and Discussions

FBI data show surge in murders in 2020 Source: NBC News Murders rose by nearly 30 percent in 2020, with more than 21,500 reported last year, according to the FBI's annual Uniform Crime Report. The total was up from 16,669 in 2019, according to the FBI, one of the sharpest increases in murders in sev...
by weatheriscool
Tue Sep 28, 2021 4:52 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: USA News and Discussions
Replies: 151
Views: 53063

Re: USA News and Discussions

California will now mail ballots to voters in all elections, in permanent extension of pandemic-era Source: Washington Post All California voters will now receive a ballot mailed to them whether they request it or not, Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) announced Monday, in a move long sought by state Democrats ...
by weatheriscool
Tue Sep 28, 2021 4:50 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: USA News and Discussions
Replies: 151
Views: 53063

Re: USA News and Discussions

Yellen tells Congress that U.S. will run out of debt ceiling flexibility on Oct. 18 Source: Washington Post Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Tuesday told Congress that the U.S. will run out of flexibility to avoid a breaching the debt limit on Oct. 18, setting a new deadline for lawmakers to avoid...
by weatheriscool
Tue Sep 28, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions
Replies: 129
Views: 45465

Re: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions

Oil prices rise above $80 a barrel for first time in three years
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by weatheriscool
Mon Sep 27, 2021 9:54 pm
Forum: Computers & the Internet
Topic: Computers & the Internet News and Discussions
Replies: 53
Views: 23624

Re: Computers & the Internet News and Discussions

Researchers say 'unusual' metamaterial could double capacity of wireless networks https://techxplore.com/news/2021-09-unusual-metamaterial-capacity-wireless-networks.html by Matthew Tierney, University of Toronto Your office wall may play a part in the next generation of wireless communications. Uni...
by weatheriscool
Mon Sep 27, 2021 9:35 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions
Replies: 129
Views: 45465

Re: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions

New imaging system reveals solar panel defects even in bright sunlight https://phys.org/news/2021-09-imaging-reveals-solar-panel-defects.html by The Optical Society Researchers have developed and demonstrated a new system that can detect defects in silicon solar panels in full and partial sunlight u...
by weatheriscool
Mon Sep 27, 2021 9:27 pm
Forum: Physics
Topic: Material Science News and Discussions
Replies: 24
Views: 9913

Re: Material Science News and Discussions

New world record in materials research: X-ray microscopy at a speed of 1000 tomograms per second https://phys.org/news/2021-09-world-materials-x-ray-microscopy-tomograms.html by Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres Most people are familiar with computed tomography from medicine: A part o...
by weatheriscool
Sun Sep 26, 2021 3:52 pm
Forum: Space
Topic: Exoplanets – worlds of other suns
Replies: 32
Views: 10738

Re: Exoplanets – worlds of other suns

2022 Should See Start of Technology Demos Leading to High Resolution Exoplanet Imaging September 23, 2021 by Brian Wang A NASA NIAC Phase III is developing and plans to fly a 2022 TDM (Technology Demonstration Mission) to prove the SGLF’s (Solar Gravitational Lens Focus) mission architecture. They w...