A Brief History of Linux and the Cosmos
Jun 06, 2008, 18:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Richard Hillesley)
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"Fifty years ago scientists were restricted to the use of ink
and graph paper to assess and compile their data.
"The first computer revolution of the seventies and eighties
vastly enriched the possibilities. But the second revolution in
computer technology that has taken place over the last decade has
transformed the work of most scientific establishments..."