27 June 2008

Wanna make a difference...

...and actually save lives? Then forget about the stupid tasers... and read on...

A project called the World Community Grid relies on thousands of individual volunteers who donate their computers' idle time to a variety of research projects; in addition to cancer research, they include improving rice crop yields, discovering dengue fever drugs, climate modelling in Africa and designing anti-HIV drugs.
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2 comments:

Dennis said...

Sounds like the old SETI@home project. Remember that one? :D

Neo Conservative said...

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yup... remember it well.

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