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by Canis
Tue Aug 01, 2006 12:35 am
Forum: Message Board Archive
Topic: How soon before we can take the test?
Replies: 41
Views: 36153

So not fair. After months of waiting ... I'm out the country when the launch happens. The project launchs 6pm uk time (I think my conversion is correct) and I leave for belgium at half four. No Fair!!
by Canis
Fri Jul 21, 2006 1:59 am
Forum: Stardust@home Discussion
Topic: Complaint Dept. for Tutorial Update - Movie #11
Replies: 27
Views: 30915

Harder to pick up certainly. I think finding the surface could take some practice as there seems to be less to go on. Bring on the real ones though. My systems seems able to cope (I hope). What does seem to help is if you max out the brightness. I just tried this and it bring the track up much more ...
by Canis
Fri Jul 14, 2006 3:55 pm
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: Describe the universe in one word...
Replies: 146
Views: 225943

Ook indeed. You can smell the bananas from here!

(I presume you are refering to the librarian. If not ignore this)
by Canis
Wed Jul 12, 2006 4:37 am
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: Describe the universe in one word...
Replies: 146
Views: 225943

42 is the answer to the ultimate question of life the universe and everything although noone knows what the actual question is. It is not the meaning of life or the answer to the universe although it is often misconcieved as such. It comes from the Hitchhikers guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams (T...
by Canis
Wed Jul 12, 2006 4:29 am
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: What will you name it?
Replies: 111
Views: 194425

Long since decided to name one after my girlfriend. The Bronwyn Particle has a really nice ring to it.

Good luck all
by Canis
Mon Jul 10, 2006 2:50 am
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: Where are the signed up members from?
Replies: 286
Views: 308110

I belive I am number 20 from UK. Here the story came up on the bbc science news website which I keep track of out of habit (I used to research science stories for a local TV production company) so I saw it there.
by Canis
Mon Jul 10, 2006 2:42 am
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: Do you have a relevant professional backgound?
Replies: 59
Views: 57326

I am working towards an MPhys in Physics and Astrophysics (Thats an undergrad masters in physics here in Britain) and I intend to go on to a phd in a similar field.