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Square Kilometre Array

Big Bang Meets Big Data

Ton Engbersen, Ph.D | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Ton Engbersen, Ph.D

Storing 14 exabytes of data isn't economically feasible in terms of both material and energy costs. But by using cognitive computing, we can design systems that are smart about how to manage that information.

Record-Setting Megatelescope Inspires International Rivalry

Reuters | Posted 07.24.2012 | Science

(Reuters) - A decision on where to site the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) radio telescope, either South Africa or Australia and New Zealand, could be m...

PHOTOS: Most Powerful Telescope Ever Remains In Limbo

Posted 03.28.2012 | Science

It will be 50 times more powerful than any radio telescope now in existence, with 20 countries pitching in to support its massive $2-billion price tag...