Computer Hacking Computers can be tricked into doing science without their knowledge. NPR's David Kestenbaum reports that US researchers have used the Internet itself as a computer, solving a mathematical problem with the unwitting assistance of web servers in North America, Europe and Asia.
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Computers can be tricked into doing science without their knowledge. NPR's David Kestenbaum reports that US researchers have used the Internet itself as a computer, solving a mathematical problem with the unwitting assistance of web servers in North America, Europe and Asia.