New wet computer tested

Scientists in Leeds are testing a new 'wet computer' which uses a specially engineered liquid to cool that components, rather than traditional fans which use much more energy.

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Scientists show off new computer cooling system

Scientists in Leeds have helped to develop the new computer server unit, cooled by specially engineered fluid, which is the first of its kind in the world. Liquid has been used to keep electronic components cool before, but this is the first time a completely enclosed system has been developed.

A Leeds University lecturer demonstrates the new liquid-based cooling system Credit: ITV Calendar

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