Thursday, September 22, 2011
It's fascinating how the minds of gamers work. According to a recent story on Yahoo News in their plugged-in/games section, online gamers were asked to assist with the cracking of a puzzle of an enzyme an AIDS-like virus that has baffled scientists of about ten years. As published last Sunday in the scientific journal, Nature Structural & Molecular Biology, gamers and scientists co-authored an article detailed the account of this breakthrough. Read more on Yahoo News here.