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Issue 52: iSGTW 28 November 2007

 The path more travelled by: grids help track human migration

Where did early people migrate?
Images courtesy of Rakesh Rampertab

Heading to an international conference or interested in an intercontinental move? Perhaps you might choose to go by plane, train or automobile.

Several thousand years ago, adventurers had a harder time of it.

Thanks to the plucky, pioneering efforts of early families, humans have managed to explore and settle every habitable region of the globe.

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Feature - Health science

 Fighting the flu: grids help solve the mystery of proton transport
Anti-influenza weapons now include grid-powered drug design and virology.

Faith Singer-Villalobos runs us through the latest.

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Feature - Security

 Achieving interoperability between Shibboleth and gLite
Can public key infrastructure and federated identity interoperate?

Christoph Witzig outlines new work with Shibboleth.

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Link of the week

/International Journal of Grid Computing
Get your teeth into something more technical and check out Elsevier Science’s monthly journal.

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Image of the week

In the beginning

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Feature – Army of Women allies with CaBIG for online longitudinal studies

Special Announcement - iSGTW on Holiday

Video of the Week - Learn about LiDAR


NeHC launches social media

PRACE announces third Tier-0 machine

iRODS 2011 User Group Meeting

Jobs in distributed computing


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December 2010

13-18, AGU Fall Meeting

14-16, UCC 2010

17, ICETI 2011 and ICSIT 2011

24, Abstract Submission deadline, EGI User Forum


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