Archive: 02/25/2008

Stock exchange for 'grid' computing?

You might soon be selling your spare computer power over the internet, or perhaps buying in extra resources to solve a tricky problem. In either case, network administration used to be a stumbling block – until European ...

Feb 25, 2008 4.7 / 5 (23) 2

Tracking your carbon footprint

An innovation called Carbon Hero may help reduce global warming by making people more aware of their carbon footprint. Regional prize winner in the 2007 European Satellite Navigation Competition, sponsored ...

Feb 25, 2008 1.8 / 5 (5) 2

Krill discovered living in the Antarctic abyss

Scientists have discovered Antarctic krill (Euphausia superba) living and feeding down to depths of 3000 metres in the waters around the Antarctic Peninsula. Until now this shrimp-like crustacean was thought to live only ...

Feb 25, 2008 3.5 / 5 (15) 5