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Issue 66: iSGTW 19 March 2008

 EnVision: from data to discoveries

Creating interactive visualizations has never been easier, thanks to EnVision.

Developed by the team at the Texas Advanced Computing Center, EnVision is web-based visualization software that semi-automates data importation.

Even better, it runs remotely, using TeraGrid resources to tackle large-scale data sets.

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Feature - UK anniversary

 The UK National Grid Service: celebrating 100 operation meetings
Whether it’s bloodflow through the brain, celestial objects, molecular permeability or ionic channels, the NGS is coordinating the compute resources to power UK research.

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Opinion - Kurzweils Law

 Distributed computing and the Singularity
Chris K. Haley argues that distributed computing is playing a role in reaching the Singularity—a point in the future where exponential progress will progress exponentially. 

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Link of the week

/Defibrillation of the heart
What happens to the heart under the influence of electric shock? Defibrillation may be well used in hospitals, but the mechanisms behind it are still not fully understood.

Working to improve our understanding are members of the Integrative Biology Project. 

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Image of the week

Window to a molecular world

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Feature – Army of Women allies with CaBIG for online longitudinal studies

Special Announcement - iSGTW on Holiday

Video of the Week - Learn about LiDAR


NeHC launches social media

PRACE announces third Tier-0 machine

iRODS 2011 User Group Meeting

Jobs in distributed computing


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December 2010

13-18, AGU Fall Meeting

14-16, UCC 2010

17, ICETI 2011 and ICSIT 2011

24, Abstract Submission deadline, EGI User Forum


January 2011

11, HPCS 2011 Submission Deadline

11, SPCloud 2011

22, ALENEX11

30 Jan – 3 Feb, ESCC/Internet2


February 2011

1 - 4, GlobusWorld '11

2, Lift 11

15 - 16, Cloudscape III

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