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2010-03-26 06:40:00

SEATTLE, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Frontier GeoSciences (Frontier Global) announced today it was awarded Oak Ridge National Laboratories 2009 Small Business of the Year Award.

2009-11-16 09:15:00

East Tennessee is now home to two of the world's three fastest computers, according to new rankings released today.

2009-10-09 13:45:44

The National Institute for Computational Sciences' (NICS's) Cray XT5 supercomputer—Kraken—has been upgraded to become the first academic system to surpass a thousand trillion calculations a second, or one petaflop, a landmark achievement that will greatly accelerate science and place Kraken among the top five computers in the world.

2008-11-18 07:50:00

The Department of Energy boosts the world’s fastest supercomputer for science, according to an annual ranking that will be released Tuesday at an international supercomputing conference in Austin.

2008-09-12 09:00:46

VANCOUVER, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexterra Energy Corp. (http://www.nexterra.ca/) announced today that it has received an order from Johnson Controls Inc. for a multi-million dollar biomass gasification system at the U.S.

2008-05-15 13:33:19

Upgrades to Oak Ridge National Laboratory's Jaguar supercomputer have more than doubled its performance, increasing the system's ability to deliver far-reaching advances in climate studies, energy research, and a wide range of sciences.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'