35 Results for

fermi

Article

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

Article

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

Article

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

Article

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

Article

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 September 25, 2013

Article

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

Article

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

Article

Enormous asteroid to zip by Earth

A giant space rock plans on making an appearance in our stellar neighborhood, but it's not as bad as you might think.

By May 16, 2013

Article

NASA wants to send your best haiku... to Mars

Crave's Eric Mack has one to kick things off, and he'll send your rejected poems to Mars (not that Mars) on his own dime.

By May 3, 2013

Article

Nvidia Quadro K5000 coming to the Mac Pro

Nvidia's next-generation professional GPU will be available for Mac Pro users.

By September 7, 2012