back to article Stephen Hawking's boffin buds buy HPE HPC to ogle universe

Well, would ya look at that? Hewlett Packard Enterprise has retained a customer. Stephen Hawking's Centre for Theoretical Cosmology (COSMOS) has slurped the firm's latest data-crunching HPC system to better understand the universe. The Superdome Flex server was deployed eight days ago at the unit, part of the University of …

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  2. frank ly

    oogles of problems

    I tried to Google the universe but had all sorts of problems with the gravitational constant.

  3. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Wait ... didn't he die years ago and was replaced by a double?

    Don't scoff before at least thinking about it. A very useful mouthpiece indeed, for those who wish him to push their agendas.

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Re: Wait ... didn't he die years ago and was replaced by a double?

      No. Move along you clown.

  4. danR2

    Until the nature of the greater fraction of matter present in the universe today (MACHOS, WIMPS, whatever...), and dark energy, and/or a tweak in the value of the gravitational inverse square law, is identified, I see little chance of a supercomputed extrapolation of the origins telling us much of anything of the earliest seconds and milliseconds.

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