The news item Link is directed at Western Australians, however it has much wider appeal. The adventure of being able to assist scientist in unlocking hidden secrets of the universe can now be done. TheSkyNet has developed a package that runs in the background and uses a few cycles of your computer to analyze data collected by radio telescope.
It is a new effort that began on Sept. 13, 2011. Within 24 hours they achieved Tera Flop computing power.
I consider this a worthy endeavor. Those wishing to participate can learn more by going here.
Accounts are established as individuals or as alliances. That means it would be possible to establish a Techzonez.com alliance should there be enough interest to make it worth the effort of setting it up.