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Physicists Should Consider Their Carbon Footprint
2011-09-30 04:18:01

Physicists are being called upon to pull their weight when it comes to climate change.

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2011-09-23 04:31:46

New resource will bolster the computational capacity NSF can provide to the open science community.

2011-09-13 22:51:47

A novel software system developed by researchers at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, has been used in the first global camera trap study of mammals, which made international headlines last month by emphasizing the importance of protected areas to ensure the diversity and survival of a wide range of animal populations.

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2011-08-23 13:00:47

Physicists are hinting that the Higgs-Boson particle, sometimes referred to as the “God particle”, may be nonexistent.

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2011-08-11 11:15:00

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) team is looking to the public to help it hunt for the Higgs boson particle.

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2011-08-09 10:40:56

IBM and the University of Illinois' National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) said they have abandoned plans to build a petaflop-speed computer.

2011-07-28 01:14:46

A partnership of 17 institutions last week announced a new project that allows researchers open access to the power of supercomputers, advanced computational tools and digital resources and services directly from their desktops.


Word of the Day
coruscant
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.
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