Scientists understood physics of climate change in the 1800s – thanks to a woman named Eunice Foote

Long before the current political divide over climate change, and even before the U.S. Civil War (1861-1865), an American scientist named Eunice Foote documented the underlying cause of today’s climate change crisis. Carlyn Iverson/NOAA Climate.gov – The Conversation The year was 1856. Foote’s brief scientific paper was the first to describe the extraordinary power of…

Ralph Lauren could let people dye their own polos next year to attract new customers

Ralph Lauren said its NY flagship stores is getting color-dye technology that could let customers dye their own clothes by next year. The project was initially developed to improve the iconic apparel company’s environmental footprint in the manufacturing process. This DIY component to Ralph Lauren’s production line could use an “experiential retail” model to draw…

Former Google CEO says Facebook’s metaverse is ‘not necessarily the best thing for human society’ and expresses concerns about safety of artificial intelligence technology

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt said the metaverse is “not necessarily the best thing for human society.” Schmidt spoke with the New York Times about his concerns about the future of artificial intelligence technology. The former executive said he believes AI technology like the metaverse will eventually replace human relationships.  Loading Something is loading. Former…