October 2017

A Spark in the dark

The cosmological search in the dark is no walk in the park. With help from Berkeley Lab’s NERSC, Fermilab aims open-source software at data from high-energy physics.

September 2017

Dramatic flares

Supercomputing aids experiments in sorting out the hidden mechanics of magnetic field reconnection, a key factor in solar storms and fusion energy reactors.

March 2017

Coding a Starkiller

The Titan supercomputer and a tool called Starkiller help Stony Brook University-led team simulate key moments in exploding stars.