Our friends over at Orbit have been experimenting with work unit sizes recently. The latest batch have been taking my quaddies around 300+ hours at a time. Ahh the joys of joining a beta-test project.
If you have seen the movie Deep Impact or similar, even if you discount the hollywood dramatics, you'll realise what a mess a big rock can cause if it crashes into the earth. Anything that can help search for them has to be a worthy cause.
My home-build computer is dead as a dodo, so there is a bit of a delay in getting pictures of it up. I started a seperate blog for it here: http://kfsn4.blogspot.com/