Wednesday, September 27, 2006

History of the day for September 27

In 1998, the supercomputer ASCI Blue Mountain is constructed at Los Alamos National Laboratories. Spanning 10,000 square feet and drawing 1.6 megawatts of power, it is used by airlines to calculate their ticket prices.

1 comment:

Monkey said...

What the?? I thought the SAWA had that job? The Simian Airline Workers Association?

Hmph.