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by alexander
Wed May 24, 2006 9:24 am
Forum: Message Board Archive
Topic: How do I take the test and register?
Replies: 10
Views: 12139

How do I take the test and register? If I didn't pre-register, will I still be able to participate? If you know, please answer. Of course you will be able to participate. Anyone may, once everything is up and running. However, at the moment registration and testing are unavailable, and it will rema...
by alexander
Mon May 22, 2006 6:21 am
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: Media coverage of Stardust & Stardust@home
Replies: 25
Views: 57182

Way back, a few days before the capsule returned, there was a story on slashdot talking about Stardust@Home. That's how I heard about the project.
by alexander
Sat May 20, 2006 4:02 am
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: Images for own Website
Replies: 6
Views: 9192

Images for own Website

Hi, are there any images, both logos and (possibly later) particle tracks etc., that we can freely use on our own website? Specifically, I have put a link to the Stardust page on my website and would like to place a logo of some sort next to it, so it sticks out a bit more. Are there any we can use?...
by alexander
Thu May 18, 2006 9:45 am
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: Initial viewer or rechecker? Will we know?
Replies: 26
Views: 24591

I don't think they should tell us wether we are rechecking a possible find or not, because that would greatly influence the outcome of what people say about that movie. If they know they are rechecking it, some will probably just say "Yes, there's a particle" because they don't want to be someone wh...
by alexander
Thu May 18, 2006 6:54 am
Forum: Stardust@home Discussion
Topic: How long until the first particle is found?
Replies: 12
Views: 13592

Well, they are expecting the scanning to take about half a year. With somewhere between 40 to 100 dust grains on the collector someone should find a particle at least once a week, probably more often.
by alexander
Thu May 18, 2006 4:53 am
Forum: Message Board Archive
Topic: Rethink the Virtual Microscope system.
Replies: 24
Views: 25799

For me, the VM worked quite well when doing the tutorial. I'm using Konqueror under SUSE Linux 10 and the VM, after it loaded all the pictures, worked just fine. After reading your posting I tried Firefox 1.0.8 and didn't have a problem either. I'll probably see how Firefox 1.5 under Windows works f...