Archive: 23/06/2005

Robots attend nursery school

Two robots are attending a nursery school at the University of California San Diego so they can learn to play well with the group.

dateJun 23, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0

IBM Previews Faster Off-The-Shelf Supercomputer

IBM announced today details on a planned high-density POWER5 processor-based system for high performance computing. Unveiled today at International Supercomputer Conference 2005, the planned 16-way IBM eServer p5 575 cluster ...

dateJun 23, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0

Probing Question: What should I call my boss?

Picture this: You've just been handed your much-needed morning cappuccino by the blue-smocked barista at the office coffee cart. You pivot for your cubicle, only to find yourself face to face with Barkley Bragg, the company ...

dateJun 23, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0

What’s Inside a Comet?

On July 4, scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory will witness fantastic fireworks when comet Tempel 1 slams into a space probe at 23,000 miles per hour. Brown University professor and NASA mission member Peter ...

dateJun 23, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0

NASA Researchers Studying Tropical Cyclones

NASA hurricane researchers are deploying to Costa Rica next month to investigate the birthplace of eastern Pacific tropical cyclones. They will be searching for clues that could lead to a greater understanding and better ...

dateJun 23, 2005 in
shares0 comments 0