The long-awaited UK national supercomputer has finally been unveiled. The computer, dubbed HECToR, is based in Edinburgh and will be open to academic and industrial users.
A computer has been programmed to understand the quirks of a dog's bark, including the context and the sound of each individual 'voice'
Powerful simulations calibrated and validated with advanced imaging techniques could create an accurate model of the heart in silico, providing a virtual test subject for future investigations.
Mathematical models have revealed that the way cells pack into the eyes of the fruit fly shares key features in common with the structure of foam.
Scientists from the Walker Institute at the University of Reading will study the problem of climate change using a UK academic supercomputer called HECToR, which was launched on 14 January.
Scientists believe they have found a technique to find the true form of dark energy, by analysing the way sound waves produced shortly after the Big Bang propagate through the universe.
The latest supercomputer simulations have revealed that the Milky Way could be populated with many more rogue black holes than had previously been expected.
A UK software provider has developed a cost-effective electronic document management system to help smaller pharmaceutical companies with the trials and tribulations of electronic regulatory procedures.
A grid computing project will help astronomers to draw more detailed results from the first comprehensive optical survey of the Milky Way.
The Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics ITWM in Kaiserslautern has a built a fast and energy-efficient supercomputer that recycles excess energy to heat the HPC centre building.
Robert Roe looks at research from the University of Alaska that is using HPC to change the way we look at the movement of ice sheets
Robert Roe talks to cooling experts to find out what innovation lies ahead for HPC users