CPU vs GPU: Protein Folding Simulation
This simulation shows a protein folding simulation of TRPCage (an artificially designed protein) running in implicit solvent. The simulation shows a single Intel E5462 2.80GHz CPU versus an NVIDIA C1060 GPU. Courtesy of Ross Walker, San Diego Supercomputer Center, UC San Diego.
WSU: Japan Nuclear Reactors to Grow Safer with Each Passing Day
Nuclear reactor operators at Washington State University say threats of contamination from Japanese plants will continue to lessen with each passing day. Corey Hines, who supervises a small research reactor at WSU, says the key lies in cooling down the reactors. For more on this story, click this link: http://wsunews.wsu.edu/pages/publications.asp?Action=Detail&PublicationID=24964&TypeID=1
Station Change of Command Ceremony
Expedition 26 Commander Scott Kelly ceremonially hands command of the International Space Station over to Flight Engineer Dmitry Kondratyev, who will serve as Expedition 27 commander.
Illustrated Story: The "Art" of Editing
This video teaches how to use software to do story-editing. It does not give too many examples, but provides some insight into how the software program, Prezi, works.
Acoustic Guitar Techniques
Abigail Aronson Zocher, Associate Professor of Guitar at Berklee College of Music, is the course author and instructor of Berkleemusic's online course, Acoustic Guitar Techniques. This course features in-depth exercise techniques directed at improving your fluency, tone, dynamics, and control. You'll learn to strengthen your rhythmic strumming, use of alternate tunings, and fingerstyle playing. Learn more about this course at: http://bit.ly/h8UftP