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President Obama has ordered the building of the world's fastest supercomputer

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  • 1. President Obama has ordered the building of the world's fastest supercomputer Obama ordered constructing involving supercomputer - Enterprise Insider Carlye Calvin/UCAR See Also The Experts Weigh Within In Obama's 2012 Spending Budget Proposal OBAMA: Here's My 4-Step Strategy to Make America The 'Magnet for Jobs'
  • 2. Obama Will Be looking To A Pair Of women Pertaining To Crucial Roles Throughout His second Term Administration President Obama issued an executive order Wednesday for that united States to construct the actual world's fastest personal computer more than your subsequent decade. Mr. Obama has created the National Strategic Computing Initiative to help the country lead in the development of High-Performance Computing (HPC) systems. Competitiveness within this area remains "essential to economic competitiveness, scientific discovery and national security," the actual White house announced Wednesday. The initiative consists of a couple of key goals. First: in order to boost the pace regarding calculations to no much less than one exaflop (1018 arithmetic operations for each second). This kind of is approximately 30 times quicker as compared to today's fastest machines, according to Wired. Second: to "efficiently manipulate vast and also rapidly increasing quantities regarding both numerical and non-numerical data." "By strategically investing now, we could get ready for escalating computing demands along with emerging technological challenges, building the inspiration pertaining to sustained US leadership for years in order to come, although also expanding the actual role associated with high- performance computing to address your pressing challenges faced across many sectors." To date, the utilization associated with HPC offers centered on simulating complex organic along with technological systems, like "galaxies, weather as well as climate, molecular interactions, as well as electrical power grids," according to the White house press release.
  • 3. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque U.S. President Barack Obama is demonstrated digital understanding programs during a stop by simply at Mooresville middle University in Mooresville, North Carolina June 6, 2013. The personal computer could also aid the introduction of personalized medicines, tailored to certain
  • 4. individuals, Richard Kenway, any mathematical physicist at the College regarding Edinburgh inside Britain advised the particular BBC. "Today, prescription medication is designed for that typical human and they function OK pertaining to some individuals however, not others," Professor Kenway said. According to Wired, "the specifics [of the program] are thin about the ground in the moment" however government departments are on course to become able to collaborate. Wired reviews this initiative will "bring collectively scientists and government agencies such since the Department involving Energy, Department regarding Protection and furthermore the National Science Basis for you to develop a common agenda pertaining to pushing the actual area forward." Read the particular original article about Christian Science Monitor.Copyright 2015. More via Christian Science Monitor:Top Picks: The Particular movie 'Far Coming From your Madding Crowd,' your photo series 'Enclosed: Living Small,' and morePlanned Parenthood broke zero abortion laws, Indiana officials sayCongress continues for you to be gridlocked in highway funding. Why that could be changing.Cincinnati shooting tests 'blue wall associated with silence'Iran nuclear agreement: is a new 'better deal' possible - and at what cost? SEE ALSO: Facebook has another multibillion-dollar opportunity it hasn't even begun to tap yet NOW WATCH: The Particular best game of year is approximately to have significantly biggerPlease enable Javascript to always be able to watch this video

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