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Rust is eating into our systems, and that's a good thing

Rust is eating into our systems, and that’s a good thing

View Rust is eating into our systems. The first Rusted drivers are being soldered into Linux, and Microsoft’s Azure CTO, Mark Russinovich, said C/C++ — until now, the system language choice — should be dropped in favor of Rust. This has not been universally praised. The ecosystem has never changed, and language wars have been …

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Diamonds and rust at the core-mantle boundary

Diamonds and rust at the core-mantle boundary

Iron-carbon alloys react with water in diamond-anvil cells under the high-pressure and high-temperature conditions associated with Earth’s deep mantle.Credit: Arizona State University Steel rusts from water and air on the earth’s surface. But what about deep inside the Earth? The Earth’s core is the largest carbon store on Earth – about 90% is buried there. …

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