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So a supercomputer is only as powerful as 16 PS3s for this type of stuff? i bet the 16 PS3 collectively cost a lot less than the supercomputer...
United Launch Alliance, a 50-50 joint venture of Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co, on Thursday said it would go out of business unless it won commercial and civil satellite launch orders to offset an expected slump in U.S. military and spy launches.
Jessica Banks was an astrophysicist at NASA; then she started RockPaperRobot and innovated the design of furniture and homes by incorporating advanced physics.
It took six hours and 100,000 miles to get there
When the New Horizons spacecraft races by the quasi-planetary body, Alan Stern will have finally met his match
Stellar explosions seed the universe with heavy elements, and they might have produced dense clouds of iron that went on to form other stars and planets
There were a lot of reasons that first picture was so unremarkable
The country's troubled space programme experiences another launch failure – the latest in a string of blunders
Officials have lifted the lid on two experiments slated to fly aboard the X-37B this Wednesday
The U.S. Air Force on Wednesday kicked off its first major satellite launch competition in over a decade, issuing a draft request for proposals for the launch of a next-generation Global Positioning System satellite.
The European Space Agency gives financial backing to a Scottish project to use an app to map tick hotspots and tackle Lyme disease.