A salesman has to plot a course around the galaxy.
His goal: Obviously to sell his stuff to any sentient life out there!
Three problems arise (at least).
The first: How to move about?
Warp Drive anyone?
The second: Where to go?
Which solar systems should he visit? Does the civilization which inhabits this particular system exhibit intelligent life (warp drive is optional).
The third: Efficiency?
How is one to go about in the most optimal angle or route if you prefer?
This post refers to at least two boinc projects:
- Seti@home: (The first and oldest boinc project!)
Now you choose which one probably will be the most efficient.
PS: For more on quantum computing:
- Of course I have an account, which technically makes me a fan boy while being dumbfounded at the same time. 😆