Turing Award Won by Programmer Who Pioneered Supercomputers

In the late 1970s, as a young researcher at the Argonne National Laboratory outside of Chicago, Jack Dongarra helped write the computer code called Linpack. Linpack offered a way to run complex math on what we now call supercomputers. It has become a vital tool for scientific laboratories as it expands the boundaries of what […]

Celebrities will join Prince William for Earthshot Award

LONDON (AP) — Celebrities will join Prince William in London on Sunday for the inaugural awards ceremony of the Earthshot Prize, an ambitious environmental program aimed at finding new ideas and technologies around the world to tackle climate change and the world’s most pressing problems. Jury members, including naturalist and veteran broadcaster David Attenborough, actor […]