CGS and Allen Institute Bringing Collaborative Brainpower to Neuroscience

 Today, we’re pleased to announce our newest project in collaboration with the Allen Institute for Brain Science​. With support from the National Science Foundation (NSF), we are pleased to announce plans to work with a growing community of citizen neuroscientists to develop a game whose ultimate goal is to produce a “periodic table of the neurons.” The effort will use crowd-sourcing to accelerate the discovery of 3-dimentional neuronal structures, while getting students and other non-“expert” citizens who participate excited about discovering some of the mysteries of the human brain. Read the full press release to learn more about the other creative new efforts announced by the White House yesterday to get more students and adults excited about science and space. Our new project will join our well-established crowdsourcing efforts such as…


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