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Title: Project Overview
Post by: Dingo on April 17, 2017, 08:19:45 AM
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PROJECT IN BETA STAGE

Climate@Home uses BOINC, VirtualBox and Docker to support climate simulation.

Project Summary

Welcome to Climate@Home Version 2
Climate@Home is a research project that uses Internet-connected computers to do research for climate change prediction. You can participate by downloading and running a free program on your computer.
The initiative, called Climate@Home, is unprecedented in scope. Never before has NASA attempted to recruit so many people to help perform research vital to forecasting the Earth's climate in the 21st century under a wide range of different situations.

https://www.nasa.gov/offices/ocio/ittalk/08-2010_climate.html
https://www.giss.nasa.gov/tools/modelE/

How to join Climate@Home Version 2?
To join Climate@Home Version 2, you need to have:

1) x86_64 machine
2) Your BOINC client should be 7.6.33 and up
3) You have to install VirtualBox
4) If you are using Windows, your VirtualBox version should be 5.1.18; If you are using Linux or Mac, the VirtualBox version should be 5.0 and up

Applications

Microsoft Windows running on an AMD x86_64 or Intel EM64T CPU
Linux running on an AMD x86_64 or Intel EM64T CPU
Intel 64-bit Mac OS 10.5 or later

Connecting to Project

The projects Home Page and URL to connect is: https://climateathome.info/climateathome/ (https://climateathome.info/climateathome/)

Statistics

Team Page            https://boincstats.com/en/stats/176/team/detail/8 (https://boincstats.com/en/stats/176/team/detail/8)
Team Members      https://boincstats.com/en/stats/176/user/list/0/0/8/0 (https://boincstats.com/en/stats/176/user/list/0/0/8/0)