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Anuj Dhawan

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PostPosted: Fri May 28, 2010 5:58 pm
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in.news.yahoo.com/139/20100527/981/tsc-world-s-first-brit-scientist-infects_1.html
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Marso

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PostPosted: Sat May 29, 2010 10:48 am
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At first I thought it was an April fools joke, but no, it's serious!

Then I saw this article: http://in.news.yahoo.com/139/20100525/981/tsc-cow-poo-may-soon-power-computers_1.html
and asked myself 2 questions:
1. is that what "CPU" really means ??
2. can we calculate the HMPPM for a given CPU ??
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enrico-sorichetti

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PostPosted: Sat May 29, 2010 1:44 pm
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It apparently takes 10,000 cows to produce


I guess that the energy cycle would be better if 10000 employees were used

modified workplaces with chairs directly connected to the manure silos
would also see a dramatic reduction in the number of breaks for self maintenance icon_biggrin.gif
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