"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.
Winning ticket is 3800675, owned by User #0065.
Congratulations to Andrew Dyson, who wins $1000!
Shall we do one more...?
List is confirmed, draw begins Thursday 4th.
Good luck, everyone!
Yes, it's time for another prize draw! List of Entries is here, your own numbers are here. Any mistakes must be reported within 48 hours then the List is final and we move on to the draw.
Winning ticket is 5595320, owed by Fahad Obaid - we have another double winner!
Congrats to Fahad, who has just won $1000. We did say this would be the last prize draw, but we have time for at least one more.
See you next time!
List of Entries is confirmed and correct, draw begins Friday 5th.Good luck everyone!