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Fermi

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NASA's Fermi telescope dodges a 3,100-pound bullet

Evasive actions had to be taken to ensure the spacecraft wouldn't end in a massive collision high above Earth.

By May. 2, 2013

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Supercomputer to use new Nvidia 'Fermi' chip

Oak Ridge National Laboratory announces plans for a new supercomputer that will use Nvidia's next generation GPU architecture.

By Sep. 30, 2009

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Nvidia 'Fermi' chip for Mac, Windows too

Nvidia's new Fermi chip is being billed as a supercomputing chip but it is also aimed at Apple's Snow Leopard and Windows 7.

By Oct. 2, 2009

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Nvidia gives first look at next-gen Fermi GPU

First tech details emerge for Nvidia's next-generation graphics processor

By Oct. 1, 2009

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How the nuclear age burst onto the world from a squash court

On Road Trip 2013, CNET's Daniel Terdiman traveled to the Argonne National Lab to find out the history of the world's first nuclear reaction, Chicago Pile-1.

By Jul. 3, 2013

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Nvidia launches midrange GPUs with Maxwell architecture

The chipmaker's Maxwell graphics architecture is twice as energy-efficient and 50 percent faster than its predecessor, Kepler.

By Feb. 18, 2014

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Fermi's cosmic spirograph

By Mar. 4, 2013

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Nvidia unveils next-gen Pascal GPU for 2016 release

Onstage at the GPU Technology Conference, Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang shows off the company's next-gen processor platform.

By Mar. 25, 2014

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Heads up! 'Space Ferrari' set to fall back to Earth

A European gravity-mapping satellite will soon go out in a blaze of glory, which could be coming to an ocean or field (and hopefully nowhere else) near you.

By Sep. 25, 2013

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Huge asteroid buzzing Earth has its own moon

New NASA radar images reveal a previously unobserved smaller satellite asteroid orbiting monstrous space rock "QE2."

By May. 30, 2013