Tuesday 21 February 2017

USGS seismic map to include human-caused quakes

Earthquakes caused by human activity will now be included in the US Geological Survey's seismic risk maps, the agency said on Monday after a sharp rise in temblors linked to wastewater disposal wells used by the oil and gas industry in Oklah


‘Humans’ weakest link in cyber security

Humans are the weakest link in the entire chain of cyber security protection as they easily fall prey to many social engineering tricks or, at times, unintentionally disclose sensitive information, said an IT expert. Stakeholder a


Humans responsible for climate change

International climate scientists are more certain than ever that humans are responsible for global warming, rising sea levels and extreme weather events, according to a leaked draft report by an influential panel of experts.  


Corrosion 'taking its toll on humans'

Corrosion costs the planet billions of dollars each year and it is incumbent on humans to find solutions to this 'cancer of metals', said Bahrain Energy Minister Dr Abdulhussain Mirza. He was speaking at the opening of the 14t

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