Posted in June 2012

Add color to your floating garden. And a fungus.

Add Color to your floating island. And fungus.

(C) Forgotten Island Plant

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Real Gameplay

Citizen Sort is a research project at the School of Information Studies at Syracuse University. One of the project’s goals is to encourage participation in citizen science, specifically to help scientists with classification tasks. Citizen Sort is also working with human computer interaction researchers and information scientists to analyze the role of motivation in citizen … Continue reading

Amateur Players. Amateur Creators

Amateur Players. Amateur Creators

The Citizen Sort video games incorporate citizen science activities and entertaining gameplay. By helping scientists with classification tasks, you will participate in real scientific research. In Happy Match! and Forgotten Island, you will sort through images of different species and categorize them depending on questions scientists designed themselves. But a major question remains, who designed … Continue reading