The Obama administration scrambled to resurrect a ban on deepwater oil drilling after a U.S. judge declared that its six-month moratorium was too broad and arbitrary.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Hurricane Celia, the first hurricane of the 2010 eastern Pacific season, weakened on Tuesday as it continued on a westward path out to sea and away from Mexico, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - As much as 1 million times the normal level of methane gas has been found in some regions near the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, enough to potentially deplete oxygen and create a dead zone, U.S. scientists said on Tuesday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Private forecaster Weather Services International (WSI) said on Tuesday its latest forecast called for a more active 2010 Atlantic hurricane season.
LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists and international health organizations from around the world called on Europe's food safety watchdog on Wednesday to regulate against exposure to a potentially harmful chemical found in plastic containers.
VANCOUVER (Reuters) - Canada, which has a disputed sovereignty claim to the Northwest Passage, will require all larger ships plying the Arctic sea route to register starting on July 1, the government said on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - World climate talks set for November in Mexico could make progress on how poorer states cope with global warming, but more wins are needed at the table to produce a big breakthrough at the long-running talks, a senior World Bank official said.
( New Jersey Institute of Technology ) Louis J. Lanzerotti, PhD, a distinguished research professor in the department of physics at NJIT, will lead the 13-member panel organized by the National Research Council (NRC) of the National Academies to identify possible causes of unintended...
It's time for doctors to move on EHRs or get left behind, says head of American Academy of Family Physicians health information group.
DETROIT (Reuters) - Japanese electronics conglomerate Toshiba Corp said on Tuesday that it will begin producing drive motors for hybrid vehicles for Ford Motor Co.
New Liquid Crystal Displays Enable Additional Features Including Charts and Maps, XM® Weather and Video Capability PHOENIX, Ariz., June 22, 2010 -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today it has been selected to provide its Primus Elite cockpit displays for Cessna’s Citation X aircraft...
( University of Leicester ) A computer science researcher at the University of Leicester has investigated a technique which senses the activity of the user with the help of computer software systems.
( Inderscience Publishers ) 3G and Wi-Fi are the two main mobile communications technologies today, but until recently they have been complementary services, the former offering users network access through cellphone masts forming a wide-area network (WAN), the latter based on...
User trials of the 4G network will begin in five cities, as the wireless firm aims to roll out the service in 25 markets this year.