"I really liked running this computation on Charity Engine — we actually did use a planetary-scale computer to settle a longstanding open question whose answer is 42."
Third time’s a charm: just weeks after cracking an elusive problem involving the number 42, mathematicians have found a solution to an even harder problem for the number 3.
"Baker paid special tribute to the contributions of Rosetta@Home and Charity Engine volunteers, who are acknowledged in the Science paper.
We always donate some computing to science, and Rosetta@home is one of the most worthwhile medical research projects out there.
"Last week, we brought you seven innovative ways to cool a scientific computer.
List is final, draw commences Friday March 20th.
If any relevant stockmarkets are closed, we will skip them and use the next one on the list.
Good luck everyone!
We're on 100% again so you know what that means!
List of Entries is here, your own numbers are here. As always, any mistakes must be reported within 48 hrs then the List is final and we pick the date for the draw.
Winning ticket is 26682735, owned by User #1098.
Congratulations to Joseph Auker, who has just won $1000 - and in his first ever prize draw, as a new user!
Gauge is already counting, see you next time!
List is now confirmed, prize draw begins Monday 16th Dec.
The gauge is on 100% so it's time for another Charity Engine prize draw (draw number 42, by cool coincidence!)
The official List of Entries is here, your own numbers are here (must be logged in). Please check they match, as any mistakes must be reported within 48 hours.
Once the List is confirmed and final, we pick a date for the draw.