Wolfram has introduced the free Mathematica Player, which allows users to access Mathematica notebook files without a fully licensed copy of Mathematica. To use the service, users simply upload their Mathematica 6 notebooks to the Publish for Player website (www.wolfram.com/player) which converts the file to a Player-compatible format.
Gemma Church finds out how astronomers are using simulations to investigate the extremities of our universe
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William Payne investigates the growing trend of using modular HPC, built on industry standard hardware and software, to support users across a range of both existing and emerging application areas
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