calmingshoggoth (calmingshoggoth) wrote,

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What's in your wallet...

More evidence that playing has unintended consequences. Slashdot is reporting a story from Science Blog about an upcoming article in Nature:

An anonymous reader writes "Using data from the web game, which traces the travels of dollar bills, scientists have unveiled statistical laws of human travel and developed a mathematical description that can be used to model the spread of infectious disease."
And now I am posting about the Slashdot article.


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