What would you do with 2880 cores?
Vasik Rajlich, author of the legendary chess program Rybka, used them to show that chess champion Bobby Fisher was right about the chess opening King’s Gambit (see “A bust for King’s Gambit“) .
Vasik proved that King’s Gambit is a loss for white unless white plays 3. Be2 after black takes the pawn. (In that case, it’s a draw.) For the details, click on the link below.