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Google & NASA buy Quantum Computer.


Google and Nasa have purchased a £10 million Quantum computer from D-Wave Systems, a Canadian company, which is the second computer they have sold, the first being to Lockheed.  The system will be installed at a new laboratory which will be located at NASA’s Ames Research Center and is expected to go online in the third quarter of 2013. There have been no announcements to ... Read More »

Nasa creates 6000 mile panoramic picture….. and it is stunning!


On April 12, 2013, the Nasa Landsat Data Continuity Mission (LDCM) reached its final orbit, 705 kilometers (438 miles) above Earth. One week later, the satellite’s natural-color imager scanned a swath of land 185-kilometers wide and 9,000 kilometers long (120 by 6,000 miles)—an unusual, unbroken distance considering 70 percent of Earth is covered with water. That flight path—depicted on the ... Read More »

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