Latest trends in science and technology.

Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cyber security, environment, Science, technology

Spotlight Science News, 10-11 Jan 2019

Welcome to another edition of “Hawaii Science Digest”–a Hawaii Island-based blog focusing on science, technology, medicine, health, the environment, cyber security, and artificial intelligence (AI).  Views expressed in this science news update are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Today’s post cites articles published by https://phys.org (Spotlight Science News).  Here are the details:

Accessed on 11 January 2019, 0600 UTC.

Source:  https://phys.org

Please click link or scroll down to read your selections.

Spotlight Science News

Magnetar mysteries in our galaxy and beyond

In a new Caltech-led study, researchers from campus and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) have analyzed pulses of radio waves coming from a magnetar—a rotating, dense, dead star with a strong magnetic field—that is …

15 hours ago in Astronomy
270  27

For these birds, climate change spells a rise in fatal conflicts

Researchers have found yet another way in which climate change has been detrimental to migrating birds. As European winters have become warmer, pied flycatchers traveling from Africa over long distances to reach breeding …

13 hours ago in Plants & Animals
———————
For the latest science and technology news, please visit this blog daily.
———————
Until next time,
Russ Roberts