Project of the week
Did you ever think you could help fight cancer? The Oregon Health & Science University is trying to determine if it is possible to develop algorithms that facilitate better melanoma diagnosis by analyzing melanoma pictures.
DISCLAIMER: Due to the sensibility of the project and images, which belong to actual patients, we ask you to be registered to contribute to this project.
“Volunteers are surveying the Philippines’ storm-ravaged landscapes, helping to identify areas where help is needed most.”
“In just 29 days, they made 90,000 tasks — each by 10 different volunteers to reduce errors — and identified 1,420 well locations.”
“CrowdCrafting is the world’s most diverse open source software platform for so-called ‘citizen science’ (crowd-sourced data analysis) projects.”