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Can tallest skyscraper in LA survive an earthquake? - CNN Style

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Skyscrapers

Earth Isn't What We Think In an Upcoming Scifi Prison Movie

I love movies that frame our planet in an unexpected way. That seems to be the idea behind <i>Prison Earth</i>, a film being developed by <i>Creed</i> producer David …

NASA probe takes first-ever close-up images of Jupiter's north pole

NASA has released the first close-up images ever taken of Jupiter's north pole. They were photographed by the Juno spacecraft now in orbit around the …

Astronomy

New satellite-based air traffic control system ready for takeoff in the crowded skies of Southern California

As soon as November, Southern Californians may see jets and planes coming and going in parts of the sky where aircraft seldom flew, after the Federal Aviation Administration's announcement Friday that it is ready to replace its aging air traffic control system in the region with new satellite-based …

For first time, carbon nanotube transistors outperform silicon - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

MADISON — For decades, scientists have tried to harness the unique properties of carbon nanotubes to create high-performance electronics that are …

NASA spacecraft beams back close-up views of Jupiter's poles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A NASA spacecraft has captured the best views of Jupiter yet, revealing turbulent storms in the north pole.<p>Jupiter's northern polar region is stormier than expected and appears bluer than the rest of the planet, said mission chief scientist Scott Bolton of the Southwest Research …

Astronomy

The hunt for Planet Nine reveals some strange, far-out objects

Astronomers hunting for Planet Nine have found some 50 new objects lying beyond the orbit of Neptune – including a few that may help them track down this elusive, distant world.<p>The new discoveries, described in a paper accepted to the Astronomical Journal, mark another step toward finding this …

This Airline Is Modifying All Rolls Royce Engines on its 787 Dreamliners

ANA Holdings, Japan’s largest airline, said on Wednesday it will modify all 100 Rolls-Royce engines on its fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliners following …

Aviation

Future Airplanes Will Fly On Twistable Wings

<b>More than a century ago,</b> the first aviation pioneers figured out a way to use rigid wings with flaps to generate enough force to lift a heavy craft …

Aviation

Avro Vulcan XH558 to take to the rails

<b>The retirement of the last airworthy Vulcan bomber caused "grown men" to cry - but soon a namesake Vulcan will fly along railway tracks.</b><p>A locomotive built at the appropriately named Vulcan Foundry has been refurbished and renamed Avro Vulcan XH558 after the aircraft.<p>Its refurbishment has been …

Airplanes

Acer Made the Touchscreen Chromebook We've Been Waiting For

At the IFA show in Berlin, Acer is showing off its new Chromebook R13, which is the industry’s first convertible Chromebook with a 13-inch …

REPORT: 90% of China's Electric Vehicle Companies Facing Extinction - The Drive

REPORT: 90% of China’s Electric Vehicle Companies Facing Extinction<p>After hundreds of startups flood the market, China's government brings an axe down.<p>…

China

World's Largest Aircraft Crashes while Landing after Second Flight

Related Articles<p>The world’ largest aircraft went up for a second flight and had a bit of a rough landing. The Airlander 10, according to Wikipedia, …

Aviation

Animation in web design Yes, a new trend in Web

Animation in web design are no doubt a creative twist as animation in design induces dynamic variation and motion in website designing. It is like …

3tags.org

'Dark twin' of the Milky Way galaxy discovered

<b>(CNN) —</b> Welcome to the dark side of the universe. In a direct contrast with the beautifully bright Milky Way galaxy, a "dark twin" called Dragonfly 44 has been discovered 300 million light-years away in the Coma constellation, according to a new study.<p>But don't cue "Star Wars' " Imperial March …

Universe

NASA's New Self-Learning AI Could Save First Responders

AUDREY could reveal a newer, smarter generation of artificial intelligence.<p>NASA scientists are engineering a form of artificial intelligence (AI) that they hope will help firefighters and other first responders escape dangerous situations. Set to launch next year, the system will help first …

Artificial Intelligence

Watch This Boeing 737 Almost Stall on Takeoff

Passengers on board a Royal Air Maroc 737 departing from Frankfurt (FRA) earlier this week had a scary experience while taking off. As you can see in …

This futuristic jet takes off vertically so you can keep it in your backyard

Meet the TriFan 600.<p>Made by XTI Aircraft, the personal jet could change the way people travel with its ability to take off and land vertically.<p>Scroll down for a closer look:

Aviation