Dry places are getting drier and wet ones wetter, say scientists, as the global rainfall and evaporation cycle accelerates.
Many giant black holes in the centre of galaxies are spinning faster than at any time in the history of the universe, and may have been set in motion comparatively recently, new research shows.
Google has managed to boost Chrome browser speeds by a blazing 60x using GPU-based acceleration.
The Tecnalia Technological Corporation has built a totally electric car that can reach 140 kilometers per hour in 10 seconds.
Porsche has introduced a low-emission hybrid "concept" sports car that is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in just under 3.2 seconds.