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spvincent, grabhorn and mimi
Popular report from Yahoo.
The real stuff at the Foldit site.
Link to the research paper.
You can join at the Foldit site. Just now they are processing uploads for solving some H2N2 flu virus behavior and will soon be reposting the "Electron Density Puzzle".
Researcher Khatib:"Gamers are led entirely by the score in the game. They are free and unshackled whereas all the people in the lab who work on structure prediction, we are horrible Foldit players. We have all these preconceptions."
Some info on Foldit
Part of the bigger picture: HIV Virus - Stunning 3-D model
h/t Damien Moore