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White House Aims for Supercomputer Capable of Achieving Exascale

White House Aims for Supercomputer Capable of Achieving Exascale

Supercomputers are getting backing from the White House. Learn more about supercomputers in the U.S. at HowStuffWorks Now.

Author's Note: 10 Major Players in Supercomputers

Going into this article, I really didn't know what to expect. I was afraid the information was going to be drier than a day-old piece of toast. But as I researched the different labs, I was amazed at the range of work that these computers are being used for -- everything from medical research, space research, climate prediction and even animation. Bravo, supercomputers and the people who run you. Bravo!

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