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C# 2008 and 2005 Threaded Programming: Beginner's Guide by Gastón C. Hillar

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Time for action - Defining methods for counting old stars

NASA has been working on a very important research project for many years. A group of scientists have been analyzing stellar family trees to detect the possibility of future black holes generated by the death of old stars which could cause great changes in the galaxies.

They know your parallel programming skills and they want you to use them to help them in developing a very complex application that has to detect the older stars from huge infrared portraits obtained by NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope. In the following image, you can see a wispy star-forming region, called W5:

Time for action - Defining methods for counting old stars

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