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HPC Speeds Desalinzation Efforts

May 6, 2014 |

With the long dry spells leading into seasons of drought, one’s thoughts turn to the long-held promise that is desalinization. Abutting California, which is facing one of the most severe droughts on record, is the vast Pacific Ocean – if only the salt could be separated from the valuable H2O in an economically feasible way. Read more…

The Week in Review

Sep 9, 2010 |

IBM’s World Community Grid donates computer time to clean water projects; China’s Tianhe-1 supercomputer is installed and running at the National Supercomputing Center in Tianjin; and Myricom announces new leadership. We recap those stories and more in our weekly wrapup.