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The first-ever image of a supermassive black hole needed approximately 4.5 petabytes of astronomy data. Researchers connected a series of highly-sophisticated telescopes around the world to create one virtual, Earth-sized telescope.
Engineers and environmentalists at a Boston-based company have been working since 2015 to tackle the challenges of efficiency and sustainability plaguing data centers today.
From consumer spending changes when local air quality is bad to planting wheat on the most optimal days of the year, the Data for Climate