On this special winter evening episode of GamesAtWork dot Biz, Sandy and Michael R. get together to talk about how Citizen Scientists are changing how data is collected, processed, and how Gaming technology is being leveraged in these crowdsourced scientific endeavors. We think about how citizen scientists are impacting weather forecasting, thanks to WeatherUnderground, Tsunami tracking with Seismic sensors, Extraterrestrial science with Seti@Home, and protein folding with Fold.It. We then focus on the overlap between games and the real world with the upcoming really cool game – ReRoll Game.
This and a whole lot more on this week’s show! Drop us a comment or please rate us on iTunes and post a review. We value your feedback.
The Rise of Citizen Science
Future Visions – Hawaii School and Seismic Analysis
Fold.it – Updated Beta
ReRoll Game – ARG/RPG
Mapping the Grand Canyon in 3D with static Cameras
Drone Regulations Blog
ReRoll – Uses Drones to Capture the entire world for a New RPG
Carbon Footprint Reduction Game
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