OK, COP26 attendees, we get it, it’s a zoo. You’re looking for somewhere to park your Gulf Stream jet; your 4,500-pound-a-night hotel room has rats; you stood in line within the rain to get into the convention, solely to observe the debates on a laptop. Most of us, nevertheless, have been watching it unfold on-line, as manufacturers, agitators, and governments vie ...

Extra Individuals are beginning to eat much less meat—in a single survey final 12 months, almost 6 of out 10 individuals mentioned that they turned extra flexitarian or semi-vegetarian for the reason that pandemic began. In lots of circumstances, they mentioned the selection got here from eager to be extra sustainable. However a new examine explains that it’s not the ...

Nick Kroll’s profession has largely been outlined by the cavalcade of memorable characters that he’s created through the years. There’s New Jersey’s son Bobby Bottleservice, occasion planner extraordinaire Liz G., the less-than-a-mensch Gil Faizon, and, in fact, the roster of voices he offers for his hit animated Netflix sequence Large Mouth. Season 5 debuts on November 5. Whereas Kroll is ...

Guarantees of technofuturistic driving utopias, depicted vividly and with claims of credibility, have been ubiquitous for the final 80 years. They guarantee us of a future through which visitors congestion by no means slows automobiles down, and vehicles by no means collide with something. However these guarantees develop into causes to not commit an excessive amount of cash or consideration ...

Lengthy into this pandemic, you’re most likely greater than accustomed to the record-breaking statistics. In August 2021 alone, 4.3 million Americans stop their jobs. “The Nice Resignation” is a phenomenon we’ve all been listening to about for a lot of the yr. And whereas many leaders are looking for solutions and spending all their power making an attempt to retain ...

4 years in the past, I traveled round America, visiting historic archives. I used to be searching for paperwork which may reveal the hidden historical past of climate change—and in explicit, when the main coal, oil, and fuel corporations turned conscious of the issue, and what they knew about it. I pored over containers of papers, hundreds of pages. I ...

I began my career in academia, the place mentoring shiny younger minds is commonplace. Years later, mentoring and training others was the most effective elements of my job as a vp of engineering at Google, and I attempted to spend as a lot time on this ardour as I may afford. Via numerous conversations over a decade, patterns emerged, and ...

On the entrance of a carton of milk from the Portland, Oregon-based model Neutral, above the model identify, the package deal has a brief message in massive print: “This milk fights climate change.” On its web site, the corporate lists the variety of kilos of CO2 that had been offset to provide the milk that tagline—12 kilos, within the case ...

“The next big risk” is how Microsoft’s newest annual safety report characterizes domain names written into a distributed ledger maintained throughout a constellation of computer systems as an alternative of saved in a conventional, centralized registry. Storing domains on a blockchain could make them tough to close down and even hint to their house owners. It additionally leaves them inaccessible ...

In one other sign of streaming’s dominance on the subject of tv content material, new knowledge from Diesel Labs reveals that audiences are far more engaged in streaming reveals than broadcast reveals. The Diesel Labs Fall 2021 Linear vs. Broadcasting Comparability reveals that streaming content material will get nearly twice as a lot viewers engagement as broadcast content material. For ...