Massive and Minute Computers
In this NewsFlash, we boot up computers at the smallest and the largest scales. We'll find out how the newly upgraded HECToR (High End Computing Terascale Resource) helps science & research, and why the new, pocket size & wallet friendly Raspberry Pi should inspire a new generation of computer programmers...
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Fish can distinguish between two groups in the same way as humans.
This week, one of the world's fastest computers became over ten times more powerful...
Raspberry Pi is a computer the size of a credit card; it will sell for about £20 and could turn your TV into a home computer. The first units are set to arrive in Britain this week. Co-inventor David Braben, from Frontier Developments in Cambridge, explains more...
Detecting viruses with sensors, how flies fight parasites with alcohol, delivering drugs on a chip and one of the World's smallest chameleons...