Using 6000 CPU Cores for SCIENCE - HOLY $H!T

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Comments • 6 829

  • YT_Traplord
    YT_Traplord 2 days ago

    Can it run chrome though?

  • Nazgul Linux
    Nazgul Linux 2 days ago

    Linus... just stick to gaming pcs. Physics is not something you have the knowledge to be speaking on. No one wants to hear parroted and inaccurate "layman" descriptions of gravity.

  • The Maharaja
    The Maharaja 3 days ago

    Linus here is Harrison Wells who is sabotaging particle accelerator to create Flash

  • Star Fyodperor
    Star Fyodperor 5 days ago

    Talk about over-engineering...

  • Smug Anime Girl
    Smug Anime Girl 5 days ago

    There isn't even a speck of dust? Don't tell Walter White, or he's going to cook meth in there!

  • xfdccd sr2dctd
    xfdccd sr2dctd 5 days ago

    and what is the actual use of all this other than measuring?

  • Brad Allen
    Brad Allen 7 days ago

    Nothing requires this sort of horsepower. Absolutely nothing. Poor programming and use of resources.

  • Tech tiger 255
    Tech tiger 255 7 days ago

    3:41 debian logo woop woop 🙌🙌!

  • Tech tiger 255
    Tech tiger 255 7 days ago

    All my friends are using scanning electron microscopes to see how big their youtube buddies are...

  • Alex Buckley
    Alex Buckley 8 days ago


  • Kleine Gamer
    Kleine Gamer 8 days ago

    I got a ad from pulseway and you was in it

  • Raoul Raoul
    Raoul Raoul 9 days ago

    I am feeling so stupid after watching this video.

  • The 4th Steve
    The 4th Steve 9 days ago

    3:30 xkcd merch product placement

  • Barna Hradszky
    Barna Hradszky 10 days ago

    10:26 Can it run google chrome ?

  • Noa
    Noa 11 days ago +1

    "How do you measure something that's really really small?"
    I measure my penis in Planck lengths! ˙ ͜ʟ˙

  • Youtube User
    Youtube User 12 days ago +1

    This is a Physics related video and guess what they didn't use SI units.

  • Davie569
    Davie569 13 days ago

    Is he trying to measure a pen

  • Joshua Smith
    Joshua Smith 13 days ago +1

    yes, but can it run minecraft?

  • biggest alex
    biggest alex 14 days ago

    did they let you do cinebench?

  • Тургут Махмудов

    but can it run Crysis

  • Okezy
    Okezy 16 days ago

    i think their gpu was a 3080ti 69gb

  • Kruemmelbande The Cat
    Kruemmelbande The Cat 16 days ago

    but.... the nearest star is the sun!

  • AFugy
    AFugy 16 days ago

    Still a few years from flying cars.

  • Vedant Sawant
    Vedant Sawant 16 days ago

    Big brain time

  • Harley Me
    Harley Me 18 days ago

    so uh, just by chance, what kinda hashrate would that thing do...

  • Jscthegamer
    Jscthegamer 19 days ago

    9:36 seriously PS/2

  • Alpha Utahn
    Alpha Utahn 20 days ago

    Holy shit look at those welds

  • ChrisDesigns // Motion Designer

    11:18 oof they setup the dual monitor wrong

  • Mark Time
    Mark Time 25 days ago

    And what exactly is the benefit to mankind from this research?

    • Mark Time
      Mark Time 22 days ago

      @Normal Person Apologies. You are correct......cynicism due to my current poverty struck state.

    • Normal Person
      Normal Person 22 days ago +1

      Mark Time what’s the negative? All the money used is put back into the economy. Also it proved Einstein right

  • Jude Wilson
    Jude Wilson 25 days ago +3

    10:22 pretty much a Mac Pro maxed out

  • akash sahoo
    akash sahoo 25 days ago


  • shoeboy442
    shoeboy442 26 days ago

    tf2 at 80000000 fps

  • The Oiulkj
    The Oiulkj 27 days ago +2

    Quantum squeeze ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)

  • McNair Guitar
    McNair Guitar Month ago

    It's like a space radar

  • JemiLee DaBear
    JemiLee DaBear Month ago +1

    How do you measure something really really small?
    MAH D*CK

  • xSparKxes
    xSparKxes Month ago

    Ugh you only have 6000 cores? So poor 😒 I have 60000000000 cores

  • Reona sabskrep
    Reona sabskrep Month ago

    How about using it to rendering at 3 AM

  • pandora 2d
    pandora 2d Month ago +1

    6000 cores
    64 GPUs
    4 TB RAM
    5,5, Petabytes of SSD storage

    Can it run Minecraft?

    THICCC LOBSTER Month ago

    Soo pumped for the new zen 4 arcitecture😍

  • Avacado Kid
    Avacado Kid Month ago

    why the heck did they need graphics proceccors for meassuring gravity? its not like they gonna try to see gravity..... oh wait unless thats the next thing they gonna try to do. they better

  • Hussam Fauzi
    Hussam Fauzi Month ago

    Hey Linus, they done yet?

  • Crypto For The People
    Crypto For The People Month ago +13

    Linus: "How do you measure something that is really really small?"
    Get your wife to do it.

    • Русский Газмаск
      Русский Газмаск 23 days ago

      @Nibogen Cupcake lmao u are the one complaining about the joke shut the fuck up

    • Nibogen Cupcake
      Nibogen Cupcake 24 days ago

      @Русский Газмаск well what can i say u know it better..

    • Русский Газмаск
      Русский Газмаск 24 days ago +1

      @Nibogen Cupcake someone has a tiny peepee

    • Nibogen Cupcake
      Nibogen Cupcake Month ago

      Crypto For The People: Let's not make stupid comments here that could hurt people. instead let's learn something from the content in the video....

  • Arfonfree
    Arfonfree Month ago

    Now you need to do a build video and see who can build a gravitational wave detector for $800.

  • The crusader of the west

    Can it run chrome?

  • Eggy Boi
    Eggy Boi Month ago


  • Bubbles Smith
    Bubbles Smith Month ago

    Me in class trying to pretend I'm not reading my entire presentation off the slideshow I copy and pasted 3:22

  • Patrick Chen
    Patrick Chen Month ago

    Is glasswire even worth it... it seems like a dead application with how little people talk about it.

  • mgregggphone
    mgregggphone Month ago +1

    You guys got to go see LIGO?!?! So cool!

  • Peter Eden Jr.
    Peter Eden Jr. Month ago +2

    I and my high school class were able to go to the Hanford LIGO site our senior year, so this is just so cool! I've been there!

  • Rikard
    Rikard Month ago

    Closest star... the sun?

  • TekkyUwU
    TekkyUwU Month ago +1

    i forgot i was watching a video about computers until 8:50

  • maxx astral
    maxx astral Month ago

    I see a Debian workstation
    Hurrray 👍👍👍😂😂

  • R3birth
    R3birth Month ago

    wow, interesting, I've learned so much since joining, enough to start building and selling gaming pc,s from 0 knowledge in 2years where i am today thanks Linus tech tips from overclocking to understanding, each computer component inside out man you need a college lol

    • R3birth
      R3birth Month ago

      yhea just common knowledge for Linus he makes it sound simple lmao

    • R3birth
      R3birth Month ago

      and this video is insane

  • arne1881
    arne1881 Month ago +2

    Stuff like this makes me appreciate how incredibly stupid i am.

  • Joseph Bozeman
    Joseph Bozeman Month ago

    LIGO balls haha gotem

  • Donald Trumps signature Is my profile pic

    LinusDropTips: I’m about to end this PC’s whole career

  • Vlad D
    Vlad D Month ago

    Is that a Kali Linux wallpaper at 03:05 ?

  • Sloth
    Sloth Month ago +1

    Missed this video when it came out, just got it recommended for some reason. I think it's awesome and hope you'll consider making more scientific content like this.

    • Peter Eden Jr.
      Peter Eden Jr. Month ago +1

      Same! Although my class in high school got to go to the Hanford site, so that just adds to the awesomeness of this video!

  • Harry White
    Harry White Month ago


  • Don Mega
    Don Mega Month ago

    what about the movement of our planet in space, it's spin and it's wobble depending of it's mass being different in different parts of the planet and also it's shape being oval. so from the moment they shoot the laser to the moment it bounces back our planet has already moved in relation to the laser. that ought to affect the laser's accuracy as well cos I'm assuming light goes on a straight path and has no reason to follow our planet's crazy movements to all 3 directions. unlike us who are physically stuck on it and unable to feel such forces.

    • Ohms
      Ohms Month ago

      @Don Mega Oh, I just saw the read more part. You are correct. It can never be perfect but getting within close enough tolerances is all you can really do. At least it's within the range to be able to measure such a bitch of a thing to measure lol.

    • Ohms
      Ohms Month ago

      @Don Mega But say the photons in the laser beam itself are also in sync and moving with the device that is projecting it and the mirror on the other side that is reflecting is. That's what I mean. Same thing as we are hurling through space but we don't feel it because no force is acting on us except gravity. The light source firing the photons is also moving in the same direction through space.

    • Don Mega
      Don Mega Month ago

      @Ohms Yeah you can say so, but I mean objects being locked moving in relation to each other is easy enough to understand when it's 1 direction, like if you're jumping on top of a car you'll pretty much fall back on the same spot, but if the car is also turning you'll fly off away from it. Now imagine if the car was also going up and down hill randomly. And that's what I meant that the laser would never be able to be perfectly aligned. It's just they're working within good enough tolerances already.
      I figured if there are such interferences they've probably accounted for it by shooting it aligned to the planet's rotation to at least remove the most obvious directional interference. And keeping the distance only 4 miles, so the time between firing and arrival is pretty much instantaneous leaving very little time for inaccuracies to grow.

    • Ohms
      Ohms Month ago

      I know it's kinda hard to comprehend but, the laser, the opposing mirror, and the laser beam are all operating at a fixed point. The subtle vibrations and noise that might interfere with the precision of the laser it seems like they've accounted for.