Research into protein folding is a vital component in the fight against cancer, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and many other diseases
The computations involved require so much computer power that Stanford University set up the world’s largest distributed supercomputer using the unused computer power of ordinary people like us.
Scott Harris and I created this animation to build awareness about this incredible program, and help people understand how they can help make a difference. I composed the music and script and Scott made the animation. I also redesigned the user experience from first touch to using the software like a game.
By donating your unused computer power, you too can join the cause and help find cures. Start here.