Network of Citizens' Laptops Will Mon...

Network of Citizens' Laptops Will Monitor Earthquakes

There are 1 comment on the www.sciencentral.com story from Nov 12, 2008, titled Network of Citizens' Laptops Will Monitor Earthquakes . In it, www.sciencentral.com reports that:

Scientists want you to help them catch earthquakes. Rather, they want your computer to do it. As you’ll see in this ScienCentral News video, scientists hope to use the down time on people’s computers to help get a better profile on earthquakes as they happen.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at www.sciencentral.com.

Adrian in Tacoma

Auburn, WA

#1 Nov 12, 2008
Sounds like something ideal, until someone hacks the grid and gets hold of all your laptop info...

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

UC Riverside Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Group calls for Victorville City Councilwoman t... May '17 tomin cali 1
News Surprise: Sanctuary Cities Have Much Higher Cri... Apr '17 Wildchild 2
News State needs to adapt to solar energy, experts say (Feb '17) Feb '17 Solarman 1
News Wells Fargo Sued For Barring DACA Recipients Fr... (Jan '17) Jan '17 Wildchild 1
News Presidential election sparks a rise in campus u... (Nov '16) Nov '16 Wildchild 1
News From Ancient Fossils to Future Cars (Oct '16) Oct '16 Solarman 1
News Sanders makes appeal to Asian-Americans (Jun '16) Jun '16 SeanOsorioLee 8
More from around the web