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by Hawkwings
Wed Aug 02, 2006 10:48 pm
Forum: Message Board Archive
Topic: Learning from mistakes
Replies: 1
Views: 3172

Learning from mistakes

I think it would be very helpful for those of us that get calibration movies wrong, to be able to go back and see what we did wrong.
by Hawkwings
Wed Aug 02, 2006 10:10 am
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: Describe the universe in one word...
Replies: 146
Views: 225981

Re: the answer to life and everthing

kg6pir wrote:42
kg6pir wins this thread.
by Hawkwings
Tue Aug 01, 2006 4:13 pm
Forum: Message Board Archive
Topic: "I found a cute, funny, interesting, etc. movie" A
Replies: 224
Views: 164976

51907A has a picture of two guys building a sandcastle on a beach.

I've seen a couple of those. They don't show as calibration movies, apparently
by Hawkwings
Tue Aug 01, 2006 12:16 am
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: is there's life in the space??????!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 44
Views: 88978

There's a simple defining line for what "life" is. It may or may not be "right", but it is a defining line. If something can reproduce, then it's alive. Now, using this definition, I do believe that there is other life in the universe. Will we ever find it though? Probably not. The universe is a ver...
by Hawkwings
Tue Aug 01, 2006 12:11 am
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: SAY "HI" TO THE COMMUNITY
Replies: 144
Views: 216880

Wow, I predict this thread being flooded soon, as the email recipients flock here. Anyways, a little about me. I'm 16, currently attending high school. I live in Oregon, and I found out about this project in an article in Popular Science a few months back. I've been interested/obsessed with space an...
by Hawkwings
Tue Aug 01, 2006 12:03 am
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: Describe the universe in one word...
Replies: 146
Views: 225981

Empty.

Cause, y'know, it's really, really empty...
by Hawkwings
Mon Jul 31, 2006 11:57 pm
Forum: Stardust@home Discussion
Topic: Automatic analisis.
Replies: 34
Views: 30798

The problem is that computers are bad at this sort of thing. And we'll probably finish before such a computer is made. You know those security things when you sign up for something? Telling you to "Enter this security code here" and it's a bunch of numbers and letters that are partially obscured? Ye...
by Hawkwings
Mon Jul 31, 2006 11:49 pm
Forum: Message Board Archive
Topic: What exactly is expected from us
Replies: 14
Views: 14996

I think the draw for this kind of project is that you know that you are helping out with this scientific research. You know, advancing the body of knowledge on the universe, and all that great stuff. I doubt many people signed up for this to go "I want my name as a co-author of a research paper! I w...
by Hawkwings
Mon Jul 31, 2006 11:41 pm
Forum: Stardust@home Community
Topic: Educational level of participants.
Replies: 15
Views: 17975

I'm in High school, going to be a junior next year.