Category Archives: Distributed Computing

17 Years participating in SETI@home

Today marks the 17th anniversary of my joining the SETI@home distributed computing project that uses internet connected computers in the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI). Even though now I only tend to crunch in the winter and spring I’m still … Continue reading

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Majestic-12 distributed search engine project

As I stopped running Seti@home on my computers in the past few weeks (due to numerous crashes caused by the new enhanced seti@home workunits) I decided to revisit some websites of other distributed projects I had bookmarked. I am now … Continue reading

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SETI@home: The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence at HOME

What is SETI@home? SETI@home is a scientific experiment that uses internet connected computers in the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI). Participants use a free program that downloads and analyses radio telescope data. The program can also be used to participate … Continue reading

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