Towable sensor free-falls to measure vertical slices of ocean conditions

The sensor captures any change in these lights as they scatter back and as chlorophyll-containing phytoplankton fluoresce … of a certain region’s biological productivity.

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Dangerous heat to scorch central US on Fourth of July; severe weather in Southeast – Fox News

Dangerous heat to scorch central US on Fourth of July; severe weather in Southeast  Fox News

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Tesla Giga Berlin Surprises, Exploring The Lordstown Endurance Pickup, Tons Of EV News — CleanTech News Show #15

This is the 15th broadcast of CleanTechnica’s weekly news show. This week’s show covers the new Lordstown Endurance, Tesla Giga Berlin plan changes (which I think we’re the only ones to dig into so carefully and with enough context), the end of Byton, three new Citroën EVs, and more. Here are the stories covered in this week’s show

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Mercedes to recall 660,000 vehicles in China for oil leak

Benz will recall more than 660,000 vehicles in China later this year for a possible oil leak. A seal between a high-pressure fuel pump and a low-pressure fuel pipe could weaken over time, allowing oil …

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The Ocean’s “Dead Zones” Could Be Getting A Lot Worse

There are over 400 coastal dead zones around the world, regions so poor in dissolved oxygen that marine life can’t survive during the summer months. And it looks like these dead zones will be …

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Weekly Long Island water quality report: Seven sites rated poor

During the summer, a team of students and scientists led by Chris Gobler, professor of marine science at Stony Brook University and director of the New York State Center for Clean Water Technology, te …

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Study: Driving Tesla Model 3 Is Whole Lot Cheaper Than Driving Petrol Vehicles In 23 African Countries

Image: A Tesla Model 3 on show at a Shopping Centre in the United Kingdom. Picture by Keith KuhudzaiThe transition to electromobility is well underway. In fact, it is happening much faster than most people think. EV market share figures are starting to look quite nice in many markets in the developed world

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Malaysia worries new EU food rules could hurt palm oil exports

Malaysia’s massive palm oil industry has warned that the European Union’s (EU) recent proposal to make its food industry more sustainable could eventually lead to stricter regulations for imports of …

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Renault Zoë — The Unexpected European Summer Champion

I keep writing biased articles. First it was Fastned, then the Citroën MPV, and now my current love and daily driver, the Zoë

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SwRI’s SLED-W algorithms detect crude oil on water

Southwest Research Institute has developed computer-based techniques to accurately detect crude oil on water using inexpensive thermal and visible cameras. This machine learning-based solution can …

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