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Message 1309613 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 5:37:31 UTC
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This is a voluntary effort that seems to have little support from Berkeley. SO WHAT!!!

This effort started almost 13 years ago, with 150,000 past and present volunteers giving their time and effort in this attempt. What other Project can say this?

Kudos to the people in the Lab. They also, without sufficient support from Berkeley, given their time and effort, even during Thanksgiving. Thank you Eric and the others.

One last and I think most important observation. Look at the posts in this and other Threads. You will see many, many, many persons grumbling, who have large credits, and no Green Star next to their names. They have never given a penny to maintain or expand the effort in the lab! Look deeper and you will see that many of these people have spent large amounts of money on their computer(s). We are now seeing the result of the vast increase in the power of our (Volunteer) computers without the same happening in the Lab. To all those without a ‘Green Star’ give a few dollars, it won’t hurt.
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Message 1309623 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 6:27:35 UTC

I just saw a show on this several days ago, so I am real new to all this but it is a pleasure to help where and when I can.
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Message 1309637 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 7:22:42 UTC

Good luck isolating the scheduler problem. ;)

I wonder, if any of the users actually find an extraterrestrial broadcast, would he or she be notified? ;)

Also, I heard Dr. Michio Kaku. Theoretical Physicist from the New York University,MA talk about maybe we're searching in the wrong way (narrow-band), so that the frequencies we search are narrow-banded,and that we need a better broadwave algorithm for the data from the radio-antennas. Is this true? And is it posaible to do something about this problem, so that searches will be more effective etc in the future? ;-)
Happy hunting, fellow believers!

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Message 1309641 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 7:53:24 UTC

Just want to say - I want to belive ;-)
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Message 1309643 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 7:59:10 UTC

Can we keep to the topic of "Thankful for...", and not head off into the long grass of digression.
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Somewhere in the (un)known Universe?
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Message 1309645 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 8:18:41 UTC - in response to Message 1309637.  

Good luck isolating the scheduler problem. ;)

I wonder, if any of the users actually find an extraterrestrial broadcast, would he or she be notified? ;)

Also, I heard Dr. Michio Kaku. Theoretical Physicist from the New York University,MA talk about maybe we're searching in the wrong way (narrow-band), so that the frequencies we search are narrow-banded,and that we need a better broad wave algorithm for the data from the radio-antennas. Is this true? And is it possible to do something about this problem, so that searches will be more effective etc in the future? ;-)
Happy hunting, fellow believers!

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The signal capture software is capable of stepping though multiple fq. if tracking the same spot in the sky for vary long however the clients cant handle this yet.this has been fine up to now because Arecibo can not track, but green bank will early next year also green bank will be targeting planetary systems with planet's in the Goldilocks zone increasing the chance of finding e.t. signal by thousands of times so if you have been squirreling away nickels and dimes for a god cause now is the time!
dancer42 dance till thr season is over!
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Message 1309672 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 9:54:38 UTC

All of us appreciate very much what you do. I have been doing this for a long time and will do so until I am not around anymore.
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Message 1309721 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 11:30:39 UTC

I'm also glad to be part of this beautiful project:)

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Message 1309725 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 11:35:17 UTC

You have no clue how much Ang and Eric appreciate your input. On their behave wellcome to all the comments.


Pluto will always be a planet to me.

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Message 1309732 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 11:55:39 UTC - in response to Message 1309021.  

You guys have me beat; I've only got 1,770,484 credits and I've only been at this for 11 years now! :P
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Message 1309746 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 12:35:07 UTC - in response to Message 1309732.  
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May be time to add a new gpu newegg http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814150561
for $150 they had a similar card for 119 a day or two age.
Just save your penny's and wait for a good sale my numbers were under 1,000,000 until a month and a half ago.
And it will always be cheaper later, good crunching to you.
Also if grandparent tell grandchildren need new video card conversely if grandchild tell grandparent need new video card.
and if you look a use hd5570 can be had for less than $25 and it has 400 streaming processors may not keep up with my hd6870 with 1600 but 4 will come close happy, shopping season.
AND AS ALWAYS TO ERIC AND THE GANG MANY THANKS FOR ALL THE HARD WORK.
AND GIVE US A WISH LIST MAYBE WE CAN MAKE YOUR SEASON A LITTLE HAPPIER!

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Message 1309748 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 12:42:45 UTC

You have no clue how much Ang and Eric appreciate your input. On their behave wellcome to all the comments.

I am very happy indeed to 100% endorse Uli's post. Eric works his butt off for this project, and he couldn't have a more supportive wife than Angela. Thanks Uli.

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Message 1309756 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 13:22:47 UTC

The response from first time posters has been amazing here.
Might I ask you to also consider the 84 cents a month fundraiser....
Always remember.....kitties are all Angels with fur.

Have made friends in this life.
Most were cats.
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Message 1309850 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 17:42:42 UTC

Glad to help Seti@Home.I have alot of hours logged ... alot.
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Message 1309924 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 21:09:50 UTC

We're thrilled to be a teensie part of SETI@home. I just wish we knew what the heck was going on :)
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Message 1309926 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 21:17:17 UTC
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Welcome to the project and the boards, Val:)

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Message 1309973 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 23:38:55 UTC

我的荣幸!
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Message 1309999 - Posted: 25 Nov 2012, 0:51:55 UTC

"And pray that there's intelligent life somewhere up in space,
'Cause there's bugger all down here on Earth!"

I have a Turkey hangover.

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Message 1310001 - Posted: 25 Nov 2012, 0:57:22 UTC - in response to Message 1309999.  

Could a seti-message be hidden amongst the server crashes? Could they be morse-like code (e.g. long crashes vs short crashes)?
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Message 1310006 - Posted: 25 Nov 2012, 1:08:02 UTC

Thank's to give us the opportunity to be together ,from every where in the world , for found the same things.....because we know , and we know it from the first day and we will discover it soon...
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