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topography

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NASA's Ceres maps show color-coded features and new official, mythical names

The geological features on dwarf planet Ceres are now named after agricultural gods and goddesses, while we're still waiting to hear about the sci-fi names chosen for features of Pluto's moon.

By July 29, 2015

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NASA's Mars Trek turns you into a Red Planet explorer

NASA has launched a new website that lets you explore Mars through interactive map made up of images and data from the space agency, including rover mission photos.

By July 12, 2015

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Our best of Comic-Con 2015 includes 'Batman v. Superman' and 'Star Wars' (Tomorrow Daily 207)

We loved just about everything at this year's Comic-Con, but there were a few things that really stood out to us as spectacular. What was your favorite part of this year's SDCC?

By July 13, 2015

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Exploring Ireland's beautiful, moonlike Burren territory

CNET's Michael Franco spent a month exploring the weird and wild landscape located on Ireland's western shore, learning its secrets both above and below ground.

By April 28, 2015

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Flying bee robot uses an insect-inspired eye

BeeRotor is the first aerial robot that can fly over uneven terrain using visual input to stabilise -- not an accelerometer.

By March 10, 2015

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Beautiful light painting, topography style

Janne Parviainen creates amazing photos with a single LED light and long exposures. Find out about his technique and see some of his images.

By August 23, 2012

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Underwater robot reveals the mysteries of Antarctic ice

An underwater robot has been used to produce the first detailed, high-resolution 3D maps of Antarctic sea ice.

By November 24, 2014

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Get elevation info for bike routes in Google Maps

Google Maps finally answers a common bike route question: How hilly is it?

By May 21, 2014

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Google Fiber bulks up with plans for 9 more regions

Google reveals plans to expand its gigabit Internet network to nine more urban areas, covering 34 cities.

By February 19, 2014

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$700 wheel gives bicyclists a battery boost

The Copenhagen Wheel from startup Superpedestrian helps accelerate a cyclist going uphill, charging its battery with energy stored while braking and descending.

By December 3, 2013