Foldit: Solve Puzzles for Science

Who would have thought that in just ten days, a group of strangers could find a solution to a problem that had baffled scientists for decades?

When presenting on the Social Era at the AMSRS National Conference 2013, I used Foldit, an online game, as an example of how people can connect together to create value.

I didn’t have enough time to cover the game in detail, so here is a great video that summarises it for those who are curious.

Author: Teri Nolan

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