This morning the Center for Game Science’s director Zoran Popović was interviewed on National Public Radio. Listen to the whole story which features a segment on CGS’s game Foldit here!
2013 Katerva Awards
We are pleased to announce that CGS’s scientific discovery game Foldit has won the Katerva Award for Behavioral Change! This category honors those enacting global change on an individual level. A big congratulations to our Foldit team and our phenomenal Foldit community!
We are in awe after watching Lucy Walker’s animated documentary “The Contenders” about the Foldit group involved in mapping the structure of the Mason Pfizer Monkey Virus. Brilliantly done!
Seth Cooper & Firas Khatib at TEDxPantheonSorbonne
Seth Cooper & Firas Khatib recently spoke on the subject of crowdsourcing and scientific collaboration at TEDxPanthéonSorbonne. Watch the talk, Games & Crowdsourcing to Drive Science Forward.
Games for Science
The Scientist profiles a host of gaming technologies that are helping advance science, education, and health. Our games Refraction, Treefrog Treasure, and Foldit all get great mentions.