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Fermi's cosmic spirograph

A new video released by the NASA-Goddard space centre shows the gamma rays collected by the Fermi Gamma-Ray Space Telescope on its orbital journey around Earth.

By March 4, 2013

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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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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 October 2, 2009

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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 September 30, 2009

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Is the universe a 2D hologram? Fermilab intends to find out

An experiment at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory called the Holometer intends to test several theories about the universe, including the holographic principle.

By August 26, 2014

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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 October 1, 2009

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Nvidia in the throes of remaking itself

The company hopes to parlay the power of its Fermi chip design into the mainstream, but challenges from Intel and AMD make the here and now for Nvidia uncertain.

By October 9, 2009

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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 February 18, 2014

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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 July 3, 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 March 25, 2014