Java Web Start provides a platform-independent and secure deployment technology. It allows users to start Java applications from a web server. Java Web Start works with any browser.
It also makes sure that the application is always on the latest version.
To run applications from the RCSB web site you need to have latest version of Java (currently 1.8) installed.
/System/Library/CoreServices/Java Web Start.app
/Applications/Utilities/Java/Java Web Start
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