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post #21 of 49
OMG OMG OMG. This was the thread that convinced me start folding

Edit: BTW, sticky material here, or at least belongs linked in one of the current stickies.
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post #22 of 49
Great post, loved reading it!
I decided to fold because I work in a cancerous atmosphere. While I work underground in a mine I will have my computer(s) folding for a cure. Plus it's a neat concept .
I'm 30 now, time's a ticking.
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post #23 of 49
Free BUMP
This needs to be stickied, and then more will fold.
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post #24 of 49
Quote:
Originally Posted by oh! View Post
Free BUMP
This needs to be stickied, and then more will fold.
Its in the Folding@Home essentials thread. If we had all the great threads stickied, there would be a page of stickies.
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post #25 of 49
Maybe we could sticky all the stickies.So we can see all the stickies in one place.
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post #26 of 49
Quote:
Originally Posted by ducrider View Post
Maybe we could sticky all the stickies.So we can see all the stickies in one place.
Yup, right here.
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post #27 of 49
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Originally Posted by Knitelife View Post
I won’t go into the technical part of folding, as that would require a whole separate thread. But I will attempt to shed so light why I fold. Hopefully with the help of some greater minds than mine, you will find some answers to the questions above for yourself.
Minor pick, should be shed some light on why I fold.

Great thread, +rep.
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post #28 of 49
In folding I think I have found one of my life's touchstones. Not the only one, but certainly one of the most noble.

And the OP is a noble post worthy of +rep at the very least.

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post #29 of 49
This convinced me, now all I have to do is figure out how to get the most out of my system and I will join the push.

(oh and get to 85 in WoW, but after that, then folding over night)

This answered all of my questions, I knew what folding was, I just wanted to see why it was important. Great write-up
post #30 of 49
very good read
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