Mythbusters “illustrate” how a GPU works, in typical style.

Here’s a story from the final moments of Nvision involving the Mythbusters explaining the difference between a CPU and a GPU, seet hevideo below but read the info on the linked page, below, for the full impact.

Nvidia ended the first Nvision visual computing festival with a bang, in a quite literal sense, after inviting Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman of Mythbusters fame on stage to bring an end to official proceedings.

The two were tasked with using their scientific and engineering skill to demonstrate the difference between a CPU and a GPU… in a visual sense.

http://www.bit-tech.net/news/2008/09/01/mythbusters-finish-nvision-in-style/1