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For the map, researchers used the high-performance Blue Waters supercomputer to process data, using software developed by the team at the Byrd Center to assemble overlapping pairs of satellite images.

Antarctica as you’ve never seen it before: Scientists release the most accurate, high-resolution terrain map ever created.

Scientists say the new method – inspired by the sun – could prevent freezing on aeroplane wings, wind turbines, power lines, and other surfaces.

Scientists develop solar-powered material that stops water freezing on aeroplane wings, wind turbines and power lines.

Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter and Square.

Twitter shares drop 14 percent after reporting declining monthly active users.

The ultimate bad weather weapon is bad news for bad guys.

Powerful bomb penetrates bad weather, spells bad news for bad guys.

Robot intelligence advancing at warp speed.

Robot able to mimic an activity after observing it just one time.

Hyperloop's advantages over traditional rail are fairly stunning.

Hyperloop Is Running Circles Around California’s ‘High Speed’ Rail Boondoggle.

Three users of the Facebook Messenger app sued Facebook on Tuesday, saying the social network violated their privacy by collecting logs of their phone calls and text messages, in the latest legal challenge facing the company. File photo

First lawsuits begin to pile in over Facebook data collection as three users SUE the firm seeking class action status after it admitted it logged calls and texts from Android devices.

The Miniature Hit-to-Kill (MHTK) in action during a test.

New defensive missile is ‘like hitting a bullet with a bullet’.

This image shows the proposed two front passenger seats in the vehicle.

General Motors says it will mass produce a self-driving car WITHOUT a steering wheel or pedals in 2019.

If economically and technologically feasible, direct extraction and purification of lithium from such a complex liquid system would have profound economic impacts.

Researchers discover efficient and sustainable way to filter salt and metal ions from water.

Boeing is developing a hypersonic military aircraft that could 'circle the globe in three hours' to strike targets at five times the speed of sound. The secretive concept plane, which has been billed as a potential successor to the legendary Blackbird SR-71 spy plane, is codenamed 'Valkyrie II' (artist's impression)

Hypersonic spy plane could ‘circle the globe in three hours’ to strike targets at twice the speed of a bullet, Boeing engineer claims.