New nuclear technologies to be examined in planning Australia’s energy mix | Australia news – Blog – Emails

The Morrison government has flagged examining “emerging nuclear technologies” as part of Australia’s energy mix in the future in a new discussion paper kicking off the process of developing its much-vaunted technology investment roadmap. Facing sustained pressure to adopt a 2050 target of net zero emissions, pressure it is continuing to resist, the government plans […]

Securing hybrid cloud environment and SOC seen as key trends: Trend Micro- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Read Article Trend Micro recently held its inaugural virtual regional partner conference, PartnerTRENDs 2020. At the event, the company observed and highlighted two trends: the need to secure the hybrid cloud environment and the need to secure the security operations centers (SOC). The negative economic impact forced upon businesses by the COVID-19 pandemic has created […]

Post lockdown environment – shift in consumer behaviour towards insurance and increase in adoption of digital technologies- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Read Article Lockdown due to Covid-19 has certainly been challenging for individuals and businesses across the world. What appeared as a flu in the first instance has exploded to become one of the worst pandemics in the world. It has drastically affected economies, lives and livelihood of people across the globe. Amidst these challenges, there […]

Could Microsoft’s climate crisis ‘moonshot’ plan really work? | Environment – Blog – Emails

Microsoft drew widespread praise in January this year after Brad Smith, the company’s president, announced their climate “moonshot”. While other corporate giants, such as Amazon and Walmart, were pledging to go carbon neutral, Microsoft vowed to go carbon negative by 2030, meaning they would be removing more carbon from the atmosphere than they produced. series […]

Covid-19 is temporary, but attention to the environment must be permanent- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

We’re living in a society where we’re constantly encouraged to do ‘better for the planet’. And I don’t disagree. But we’re at a point of inflection when a lot of people don’t know what’s best for the planet. From fake news to real news – it’s information overload everywhere you turn. Recycling your plastic should […]

NASA finds tropical storm Francisco in the Korea strait

On Aug. 6, 2019 at 1217 a.m. EDT (0417 UTC). the AIRS instrument aboard NASA’s Aqua satellite analyzed cloud top temperatures of Tropical Storm Francisco in infrared light. AIRS found coldest cloud top temperatures (purple) of strongest thunderstorms were as cold as or colder than minus 63 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 53 degrees Celsius). Credit: NASA […]

Calcium levels in freshwater lakes declining in Europe and North America

Credit: CC0 Public Domain A new global study of how calcium concentrations are changing in freshwater lakes around the world has revealed that in widespread areas in Europe and eastern North America, calcium levels are declining towards levels that can be critically low for the reproduction and survival of many aquatic organisms. The decline of […]

NASA satellite finds strong storms circling Lekima’s center

On Aug. 6, 2019, the MODIS instrument aboard NASA’s Aqua satellite provided a visible image of Tropical Storm Lekima in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean. Credit: NASA/NRL NASA’s Aqua satellite passed over the Northwestern Pacific Ocean and captured a visible image of strengthening Tropical Storm Lekima. On Aug. 6, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer or MODIS […]

Tariffs lead to creative supply chains

Soybeans grown in central Illinois may arrive in China despite challenges of trade tariffs, but China may not have a clear idea where they were grown. Credit: Sue Nichols, Michigan State University Center for Systems Integration and Sustainability Where there’s a will to peddle soybeans in the global marketplace, there’s a way, even if a […]