Supercomputers

HealthWatch: Folding @ Home – Citizen Scientists Join Fight Against COVID-19 | WFRV Local 5

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (Ivanhoe Newswire) – Volunteers from all over the world come together to create one of the world’s largest supercomputers. The one that could contain the answers to Alzheimer’s disease, cancer, macular degeneration, Ebola virus and even COVID-19. Citizen scientists, computer geeks, school children, gamers and professional athletes …

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Oak Ridge National Laboratory Supercomputers

image: The asymmetric nucleus of the catalyst molecule (colored atoms in the center) and a molecule placed on the catalyst (gray). see Following Credit: Dmytro Bykov, ORNL In October, a scientist whose research was supported by modeling and simulation efforts on supercomputers at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Oak …

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Satellite data helps uncover exploding meteors

Fireballs, or fireballs, are intense trails of light emitted by meteorites or asteroids that crash into Earth’s atmosphere. These high-altitude objects typically explode – with energies that can exceed a 5 kilotons of TNT explosion, greater than some nuclear bombs – and disintegrate into a shower of small meteorites. Each …

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Celtic, Rangers on Champions League alert as supercomputer calculates odds of nightmare scenario

With European football on hiatus until February, thoughts return to the Scottish Premiership. It’s a huge title race this season, with the winner almost assured of an automatic Champions League berth next season. This provided a massive incentive for Celtic and Rangers, although there is a scenario where they could …

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Towards the realization of magnetic megatesla

image: Illustration of a microtube implosion. Due to the hot electrons produced by the laser with energies of megaelectron volts, the cold ions from the surface of the inner wall implode towards the central axis. By pre-seeding uniform magnetic fields of the order of kilotesla, the Lorentz force induces a …

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Supercomputer predicts where Sunderland, Rotherham and Sheffield Wednesday will end up in League One promotion battle

The Black Cats are currently fifth in League One ahead of a busy Christmas season following a draw with Oxford United at the Stadium of Light on Saturday. Sunderland are two points away from the promotion spots, with Rotherham United and Wigan Athletic currently occupying the top two spots. But …

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Supercomputer predicts where Southend United will end this season!

A SUPERCOMPUTER has predicted the remainder of the National League season and is backing Southend United to avoid relegation. At the top of the table, Chesterfield is set to win the title, leaving high-spenders Wrexham and Stockport to fight in the playoffs, according to the bettingexpert supercomputer. Notts County, Boreham …

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Supercomputer says Manchester United won’t qualify for Champions League

A Premier League supercomputer has predicted Manchester United will not qualify for the Champions League next season. Instead, he indicates that David Moyes’ West Ham will earn a top-four spot by three points, United in fifth. However, these FiveThirtyEight supercomputer predictions come before interim boss Ralf Rangnick takes over United …

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San Diego Supercomputer Center Expanse Provides Glimpse Of Extended Solar Corona

This animation shows a special visualization of the three-dimensional (3D) magnetic field. By drawing magnetic field lines at extremely high resolution, astrophysicists can calculate a 3D map of the crushing factor – a scientific measurement designed to indicate the presence of complex patterning in the magnetic field. They then embed …

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Inside Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Gen 1: Android’s Next Supercomputer

The Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 is Qualcomm’s first chip in a new naming scheme and is expected to power Samsung’s US Galaxy S22 and OnePlus 10 series of phones. “With breakthrough 5G speeds, pro-grade cameras, personal assistants smart and top-notch gaming platforms, the new class of experiences that Snapdragon 8 …

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