IBM has signed an agreement with Western Digital to supply the hard drive manufacturer with IBM's new drive head technology, giant magnetoresistive (GMR), that can double the size of existing storage capacity according to IBM. Western Digital said it would introduce drives using GMR heads for desktop PCs by the beginning of 1999.
Some parts of Atacama have not received rainfall for 500 years - but a sudden deluge of water upset the Desert's delicate biological balance
Spitzer Space Telescope could not spot Oumuamua, suggesting that it is actually pretty small
Greenland crater one of the 25 largest impact craters on Earth
This long-sought progenitor star was identified in an image captured by Hubble in 2007