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[email protected], COVID19, and Tribute to [email protected] Part 3: The Science of [email protected]
Mar 21 • 45 min
This week we discuss [email protected] and their work combating the novel corona virus. We also continue with part 3 of our part tribute to [email protected] by discussing the science behind the project. Relevant Links 2020 BOINC Workshop…
[email protected]
Mar 19 • 12 min
This week Delta introduces us to [email protected]
Tribute to [email protected] Part 2: The History of [email protected]
Mar 14 • 44 min
This week, in part 2 of our 4 part tribute, we discuss the history of [email protected]: What inspired it? Where did it come from? Who helped it get off the ground? How did it evolve over time? Where might it go in the future? Relevant Links 2020 BOINC Workshop…
Tribute to [email protected] Part 1
Mar 10 • 34 min
This week, in part 1 of our 4 part tribute, we discuss [email protected]: what it means, where it’s going, and what we love about the project. Relevant Links Early research on existing drug compounds via supercomputing could combat coronavirus…
[email protected]
Mar 5 • 14 min
This week Delta introduces us to the BOINC project [email protected]
Mitochondria are NOT the powerhouse of the cell & the limits of BOINC
Feb 29 • 40 min
This week we discuss the discovery of an animal that does not use oxygen to survive! We also discuss the limits of distributed computed and BOINC. Scientists Discover First-Known Non-Oxygen Breathing Animal…
Antibiotics and Browser-based BOINC
Feb 24 • 35 min
This week we discuss a newly discovered potential antibiotic that seems to have woken an entire field of science to the power of computations! We also discuss the potential benefits and drawbacks to a browser-based BOINC project. Artificial Intelligence…
Climate Prediction dot Net
Feb 18 • 18 min
This week Delta introduces us to the BOINC project Climate Prediction dot Net.
Viruses and Valentines Day BOINCing
Feb 16 • 27 min
This week we discuss the good side of viruses and surprise each other with some very amicable valentines gifts.
Viruses, Bacteria, and ASICs
Feb 13 • 36 min
This week we discuss virus and bacteria projects such as WCG’s microbiome and stop TB projects. We also discuss the pros and cons of ASIC machines on BOINC.
FAQ and Gamification
Jan 29 • 47 min
This week we cover some BOINC FAQ and have a chat about gamification. Relevant Links BOINCNetwork Discord (https://discord.gg/wPRafUq) BOINC Projects page (https://boinc.berkeley.edu/projects.php) Twitter: @thejringo (https://twitter.com/thejringo)…
BOINC in Schools; Roadmap and Wishlist; Small Spinning Things
Jan 20 • 37 min
This week we discuss a competition that involved BOINC, a high school, and microbiomes! We also discuss the BOINC roadmap and wishlist along with some science news including the world’s fastest spinning object. Relevant Links BOINCNetwork Discord…
[email protected]
Jan 19 • 17 min
In this Pb, Delta introduces the project [email protected]!
[email protected]
Jan 12 • 46 min
This week we discuss CERN’s 2019 round-up video, [email protected], how much BOINC will not destroy your computer, and more! Relevant Links BOINCNetwork Discord (https://discord.gg/wPRafUq) BOINC Logo and Graphics (https://boinc.berkeley.edu/logo.php)…
What is BOINC
Jan 6 • 60 min
This week we discuss the basics of distributed computing, BOINC, and BOINC projects. We are also joined by a BOINC project creator. Don’t forget to follow us on twitter and join the discord for your chance to win a Primaboinca invite code! Relevant Links…
Tasks Completed, Funding, A New Project
Dec 24, 2019 • 44 min
We discuss news coming from WCG and Primegrid, [email protected]’s funding drive, the new project quchempedia, and some other things, including an invite code giveaway for PrimaBOINCa thanks to listener flashfire42! For your shot at earning the invite code,…