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Nebula-related news

Mon, 2020-06-08 03:24
Read the latest installment of the Nebula blog: Observations on observation.
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External design review

Fri, 2020-05-22 05:03
We met with a group of outside experts to review some of our back-end algorithms. It was a productive meeting.
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Nebula progress and non-progress

Sun, 2020-04-26 03:58
The last data has been sent out, but our work on Nebula - the final phase of data analysis - is picking up steam. However, not all ideas are good ideas. Read about Multiplet scoring: back to the drawing board.
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Final data is in the splitter queue.

Tue, 2020-03-31 16:23
As promised, we've stopped the process that puts new data into the queue today. Data distribution will continue until the files shown on the status pages are done. We'll be accepting results and resending results that didn't validate for a while.
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Jim_S has passed away.

Sun, 2020-03-29 01:58
We are saddened to report that former moderator and long-term friend of SETI@home Jim Scott passed away unexpectedly this morning. Angela has started a thread where people can post their memories of Jim and offer condolences.
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SETI@home and COVID-19

Mon, 2020-03-23 21:33
SETI@home will stop distributing tasks soon, but we encourage you to continue donate computing power to science research - in particular, research on the COVID-19 virus. The best way to do this is to join Science United and check the "Biology and Medicine" box.
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New SETI Perspectives: "How did life begin on Earth and elsewhere?"

Thu, 2020-03-19 22:49
Richard Lawn has posted a new SETI Perspective entitled How did life begin on Earth and elsewhere?.
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