News from the Science and Tech World
Originally posted on TED Blog:
Join EyeWire, a game to map the brain, from Sebastian Seung’s lab at MIT (watch his TED Talk). The game’s one-year anniversary is today, Dec. 10, and they’d love to hit their goal of 100,000 players. Jump in.
The new book, Uncharted: Big Data as a Lens on Human Culture from Jean-Baptiste Michel and Erez Lieberman Aiden (watch their TED Talk, “What we learned from 5 million books”), is coming out later this month. Here, a short profile of their Ngram Viewer in The New York Times.