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2013-03-26 23:04:43

A new waxing business in Livermore, CA recently announced a new way for students to save. Livermore, CA (PRWEB) March 26, 2013 European Wax Center Livermore recently announced its Student Wax Pass, a new and exciting way for college and high school students interested in waxing in the East Bay Area to receive exclusive discounts on their hair removal at European Wax Center Livermore. With the Student Wax Pass, students that purchase three full-priced waxing services will receive a fourth...

Record Simulations Performed On Lawrence Livermore Supercomputer
2013-03-20 08:30:42

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have performed record simulations using all 1,572,864 cores of Sequoia, the largest supercomputer in the world. Sequoia, based on IBM BlueGene/Q architecture, is the first machine to exceed one million computational cores. It also is No. 2 on the list of the world's fastest supercomputers, operating at 16.3 petaflops (16.3 quadrillion floating point operations per second). The simulations are...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'