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NASA, Google Maps track Southern California wildfires

NASA's Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer satellite delivers photos of the Southern California wildfires. Google Maps provides another way to chart the course of the fires.

By Nov. 17, 2008

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Green tech news harvest: Redesigning suburbs, cooking carbon, and mapping wildfires

This story initially misstated the comparison between Spansion's new flash memory and DRAM. The new memory would consume approximately one-eighth the energy DRAM does.

By Jun. 30, 2008

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Green tech news harvest: Redesigning suburbs, cooking carbon, and mapping wildfires

Climb in gas prices could fuel antisprawl movement; carbon tax raises gas prices in Canada; Novomer rolls out CO2-based plastic.

By Jun. 30, 2008

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White House embarks on climate change mapping project

The government makes maps and data sets from NASA, NOAA, the US Geological Survey, and more available to the public, so that new tools can be created to help communities plan for extreme weather.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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'This tweet will self-destruct...' (here's how)

Want to make certain tweets automatically disappear after a set amount of time? Well, now you can. Read on to find out how.

By Sep. 4, 2013

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NASA sounds the alarm on fire risks of climate change

The space agency releases an animation that dramatically shows how the risk of fire may increase in North America throughout the century.

By Aug. 10, 2013

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One (alleged) cause of climate change you've never heard of

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says humans are to blame for our warming planet. Crave's Eric Mack recalls a time in Alaska where he learned exactly which humans could be most responsible.

By Oct. 2, 2013

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When emoji just isn't enough, ubertxt

Do you feel that your texts lack a little something? Like, you know, twirly bits and spangles and animation? Welcome to ubertxt.

By Nov. 17, 2013

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Bask in Earth's nighttime glow as seen from space

NASA and NOAA release a series of images of our planet's dazzling lights at night.

By Dec. 5, 2012

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FAA picks six projects to tackle drone technology development

The US government picked several projects designed to get a grip on unmanned aerial vehicle safety, communication, navigation, air traffic control, and more.

By Dec. 30, 2013