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How social media was infected by Covid

Digital Humanities Society DeIC (Denmark)

Along with Covid-19 came a wave of skepticism towards authorities and science. Danish researchers use supercomputing to analyze social media posts.

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A superconductive platform for quantum computing

Technology NICT (Japan)

A Japanese research consortium involving NICT and partners has developed a 64-qubit quantum computer based on superconductivity.

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The Philippines rolls out academic roaming

Education Knowledge Exchange PREGINET (Philippines)

eduroam is now available at university campuses in The Phillipines, allowing students, researchers, and staff of the participating institutions to connect to the internet at their own campus and when they visit other partner universities and institutions worldwide.

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Research & education networks solve real-world problems

National and regional research & education networks traverse our planet, working together to provide ultra high-speed connectivity and tailor-made services that underpin scientific discovery, foster international collaborations and unlock access to education. This blog features fascinating stories from around the world about people and projects empowered by these networks to make a difference.

Why research & education networks?

Extremely thin materials improve green energy

Better materials for green energy transition are ahead, as Danish researchers access supercomputing to assist them in their work.

Boosting connectivity to support international partnerships for Moroccan scientists

This development facilitates increased traffic to various global research and education networks and is part of the EU-funded AfricaConnect3 initiative.

Chile hosts world’s highest altitude R&E network node over 5,000 metres

The Alma Observatory and REUNA have joined forces to establish a network node on the Chajnantor Plain, in the north of Chile, to improve connectivity for the telescopes located there.

Ukraine under occupation: the critical role of digital technologies in sustaining education

URAN is playing a crucial role in ensuring that the academic and research pursuits at KNTU could continue during the war and occupation.

A campus network for Antarctic research

It was far from just another day at the office for network engineer Henning Løvmo who spent three weeks in early 2024, installing a campus network at the Norwegian Polar Institute’s Troll research station at Antarctica.

Copernicus Regional Center in Chile: real-time data management to overcome global challenges

This initiative will enable more intensive and widespread use of the European earth observation program's data.