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01.18.16
Fujitsu wants to fix Japan's deer problem with software
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Fujitsu wants to fix Japan's deer problem with software

The company is developing software that can help control the population of Sika deer.

By D. Cooper,   01.18.16
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01.11.16
The US' next climate science supercomputer is twice as fast
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The US' next climate science supercomputer is twice as fast

Cheyenne will be much better at studying and predicting climate change.

By J. Fingas,   01.11.16
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01.10.16
VW wants to fix emissions cheating with catalytic converters
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VW wants to fix emissions cheating with catalytic converters

Volkswagen is reportedly proposing a hardware fix for most affected US cars.

By J. Fingas,   01.10.16
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12.29.15
Automatic garbage bin promises to clean the oceans
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Automatic garbage bin promises to clean the oceans

Your marina (and the planet) could be cleaner thanks to a crowdfunding project.

By J. Fingas,   12.29.15
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12.29.15
China launches a disaster prevention satellite
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China launches a disaster prevention satellite

The Gaofen-4 is an orbiting HD camera that'll warn when tragedy strikes.

By D. Cooper,   12.29.15
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12.14.15
NASA offers a rare, steady view of the sunlit Earth
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NASA offers a rare, steady view of the sunlit Earth

Until now, you had to be an astronaut or a probe to see this for yourself.

By J. Fingas,   12.14.15
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12.12.15
Final climate change deal keeps emissions in check, if it sticks
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Final climate change deal keeps emissions in check, if it sticks

The final UN draft would lower greenhouse gases, but soft legal requirements could steal its thunder.

By J. Fingas,   12.12.15
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12.07.15
The shower of the future will save the planet, but at a high price
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The shower of the future will save the planet, but at a high price

2,950 euros ($3,190), to be exact.

By D. Cooper,   12.07.15
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12.05.15
Draft climate change deal lowers greenhouse gases by 2050
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Draft climate change deal lowers greenhouse gases by 2050

195 countries have tentatively reached a climate agreement, but the finer points have yet to be hashed out.

By J. Fingas,   12.05.15
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