CCP Games will continue to integrate citizen science research projects into EVE Online, following an enormously successful collaboration with the Human Protein Atlas and Massively Multiplayer Online Science (MMOS).
We thought that if we did it in the right way, if we could convert even a tiny fraction of the billions of hours that we spend with games, that would mean a virtually limitless human computation engine for science.Attila Szantner, MMOS founder
We hope to set the example. We want to set the stage for many other successful collaborations between science and games to come.Bergur Finnbogason, CCP development manager
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