Why Advanced Computing Matters

I thought I would have a change of pace this week, and have a post that features penguins. No, not the Linux penguins, but the Penguins of Madagascar. These computer savvy flightless antipodean waterfowl have an interesting video that explains the importance of High Performance Computing in simple language:

Video courtesy of the Council on Competitiveness.

This post is adapted from a post of the same title appearing at the International Science Grid This Week.

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