Gamers Succeed Where Scientists Couldn't
After trying for more than a decade to create a computer model for a protein key to the reproduction of HIV, scientists turned to online gamers, who completed the task in three weeks. What do you think?
“Part of me wonders if Freddie Mercury would still be with us if they had brought this problem to Pong users in the '70s.”
Mike Grebleck –
“It wouldn't kill those scientists to spring for a couple cases of Mountain Dew for this.”
Carol Shelton –
“I bet they used cheats.”
Ned Carlton –