Interesting way to science.

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  1. Photonic
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    Photonic Ad astra!

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    I have to say, this may be one of the most ingenious ways to solve scientific puzzles I've ever seen. I have come up with some strange things to complete an experiment or two but this by far tops the list of things I've seen!



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    It's already produced some heavy results to back it up too!


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    Sort of like the Old SETI@home project. Only more useful
     
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    Photonic Ad astra!

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    Well, this is closer to the folding@home project. But this is so much more.
     

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