IBM has just released a Linux version of its Jikes-compliant Java compiler and debugger, which it has made available on its Web site under an opensource licensing agreement. However, the offering is not meant to rival Visual Age for Java because, Big Blue attests, it is a freestanding, high speed compiler for finding bugs rather than an optimising compiler.
Moon's dark side is mountainous, rugged and never visible from the Earth
The groundwater basins in some areas of Tehran have been damaged irreversibly
This is the first time that any spacecraft on Mars has recorded air vibrations on the planet
Arctic sea ice is thickening at a faster rate during winter, thus slowing down long-term decline: NASA
But, the seasonal ice growth could only delay the demise of the Arctic ice cap for a few more decades