FAH goes number 1 but we could do better

Published: Friday, November 2nd 2007

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  • FAH goes number 1 but we could do better

    Folding at home (FAH) has taken the Guiness World Record for being the most powerful distributed computing network with a top speed of over 1 petaflop - (a thousand trillion calculations per second). This is a remarkable…

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  • Super computer required to simulate half a mouse brain

    Scientists have published that the've used the IBM Blue Gene L supercomputer to simulate half of a typical mouse's brain. More accurately they've simulated about half the neurons and just over half the number of synaptic…

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