A behind the scenes look at the EyeWire community.
Meet the EyeWirers who are helping map the retinal connectome. Our new weekly feature will profile an EyeWirer every week. Up first: Phil Kessack.
Why do you play EyeWire?
I play Eyewire because I think the brain is fascinating and I think I am making an important contribution to science and knowledge.
How did you discover EyeWire?
I found about Ewire through an article in Discover magazine.
Share a short story that helps the world get to know you.
I am a model ship builder. I am building a plank on frame model scratch-built model of the H.M.S. Victory. the hull is about three feet long and about one foot wide. I am building the ship piece-by-piece, the same way the actual ship was built. it’s about a ten-year project.