Feeling at a loose end due to social distancing? You can help researchers design drugs that could help stop coronavirus from infecting human cells. Using a free computer game called Foldit, citizen scientists are helping researchers to hunt for proteins that might stop COVID-19.
Players of the popular online brain mapping game Eyewire have assisted in identifying six new neuron types, researchers report.
Citizen scientists can help get involved in finding a cure for Alzheimer's disease by participating in a new online game.
A new paper warns of the dangers of DIY transcranial direct current stimulation.
Researchers debate the growing use of tES to enhance creativity, concluding there is a potential value in brain stimulation. However, researchers say, the use of tES raises a number of neuroethical, legal and social issues that must be addressed.