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NEWS RELEASES: 2009 ARCHIVE
- 11.18.09 - NASA Supercomputer Ranks Among World's Fastest
- NASA's Pleiades supercomputer at Ames Research Center has garnered the number 6 spot on the Top500 list of the world's most powerful computers.
- 11.04.09 - NASA Showcases "Green" Missions at SC09 Conference
- Five NASA centers join forces this month to showcase "green" science, engineering, and technology achievements at SC09, the leading international conference on high-performance computing, networking, storage, and analysis.
- 10.29.09 - Interactions with Aerosols Boost Warming Potential of Some Gases
- Certain gases that cause warming are so closely linked with aerosol production that the emissions of one type of pollutant can affect the quantity of the other, as shown by Goddard Institute for Space Studies simulations.
- 08.24.09 - NASA Expands High-End Computing System for Climate Simulation
- NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center made available to scientists in August the first unit of an expanded high-end computing system that will serve as the centerpiece of a new climate simulation capability.
- 04.20.09 - NASA Ames Selects Spectra Logic Federal for Data Archive
- NASA Ames Research Center recently installed two Spectra T950 tape libraries, increasing data storage capacity to 32 petabytes while replacing 10 older-technology silos and freeing more than 1,400 square feet of floor space.
- 01.22.09 - Lancets Flights Probe Supersonic Shockwaves
- NASA is concluding a series of flight tests to measure shock waves generated by an F-15 jet in an effort to validate computer models that could be used in designing quieter supersonic aircraft.
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