Posts Tagged ‘fastest’

Chinese firm plans to build the world’s fastest commercial maglev

A Chinese train manufacturer that is among the largest such outfits on the planet is looking to develop a new type of magnetic levitation (maglev) train that will reportedly be able to travel at record-setting speeds of 600 km/hr (373 mph), various media outlets are reporting. According to The Verge, the China Railway Rolling Stock […]

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What makes swordfish the fastest swimmers on Earth? It’s all about the lube!

Swordfish are among the fastest swimmers on Earth, reportedly reaching speeds of up to 60 mph. Their “sword” appendage helps them slice through the water, but they still have to deal with friction and drag from their less-pointy head. According to this…

There is a New World’s Fastest Supercomputer…and it is all Chinese

For three years, China had the world’s fastest supercomputer, the Tianhe 2. But now there’s a new supercomputer, three times as powerful, but using even less power.

China’s new supercomputer blows everything else out the water

Until very recently the fastest supercomputer in the world belonged to China. It has now been replaced by the Sunway TaihuLight – also from China. In fifteen years China has gone from having zero supercomputers in the top 500 to having more than any other country. Oh, and the TaihuLight uses chips made solely in China. It will be 2018 before anything faster comes […]

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South Africa: Science Minister Applauds Africa’s Fastest Computer

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor has congratulated the Centre for High Performance Computing (CHPC) on unveiling Africa’s fastest computer.

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