How you can help the LHC and 12 other ways to dona...
based at Oxford University and the Open University in the U.K., describes itself as "the world's largest climate forecasting experiment for the 21st century". This distributed computing project is designed to produce predictions of the Earth's climate up to 2080 and to test the accuracy of climate models. Experiments include estimating the possible effects of climate change mitigation strategies and an investigation of the possible impact of human activity on extreme weather risk.
How you can help the LHC and 12 other ways to donate your PC's spare processing power