So it’s appropriate that we were all about electric stuff this week.We wondered why electric buses haven’t quite hit the big time yet, and how to eliminate tire noise to make electric vehicles super stealthy.
Peter Summers/Getty ImagesGreetings, dear friends, and welcome to this week's installment of While You Were Offline.) Meanwhile, President Trump's attitude toward Mexico is reportedly making Mexico offer significant changes to asylum rules, even as Senate Republicans grumble about how bad Trump's tariffs will be for Americans.
Another week, another security snafu at Trump's "Winter White House.Which was the case in the security world this week.
OTTAWA – The president of the Philippines says if Canada doesn’t take back tonnes of trash within the next week he will “declare war” and ship the containers back himself.WATCH: Canadians throwing away more garbage than ever
More than 100 of the containers were shipped to Manila by a Canadian company in 2013 and 2014, improperly labelled as plastics for recycling.
The British-led Nekton scientific mission on Thursday completed a seven-week expedition in the Indian Ocean aimed at documenting changes beneath the waves that could affect billions of people in the surrounding region over the coming decades.“The rariphotic zone has been shown in a number of papers in the Atlantic and Caribbean but has never previously been shown in the Indian Ocean,” Woodall said, adding that months of analysis will be needed to confirm the discovery.
Alberto Pezzali/Getty ImagesIt was another busy week in the security world, and perhaps the biggest story was the arrest of Julian Assange in London on Thursday.The Kaspersky Security Analyst Summit took place in Singapore this week.