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Supercomputers

Decoding the Dark Matter of the Human Genome

Elena E. Giorgi | Posted 02.15.2016 | Science
Elena E. Giorgi

In 1994, researchers from Harvard and Stanford published a paper in which they described three mice: one was yellow and fat, one mottled and fat, and ...

New Clues on How Jupiter and Saturn Formed

Mario De Leo Winkler | Posted 08.26.2015 | Science
Mario De Leo Winkler

The problem, as with most astronomical phenomena, is the huge timescales in which things happen. We therefore rely on supercomputers to feed them data and get simulations which show us what happens in thousands, hundreds of thousands, millions, or billions of years.

And The World's Fastest Supercomputer Is...

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 06.18.2012 | Technology

For the first time in a couple years, the United States is home to the most powerful supercomputer in the world, according to the the biannual TOP500 ...

The Top 5 Fastest Supercomputers In The World

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 08.20.2011 | Technology

On Monday, the most recent list of the world's top 500 fastest supercomputers was announced at the 2011 International Supercomputing Conference in Ham...

Building Watson: Meet The Team, Learn The Story

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Building a supercomputer is no easy task. Indeed, a whole team of the brightest minds in technology pooled together their creativity and ingenuity to ...

Light-Speed Computers Could Be A Reality Soon

Discovery News | Eric Bland | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Light-speed computing is one step closer to reality. Scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have created a new infrared laser made...