Research shows that computer games can be used as an effective educational tool and can promote prosocial behavior. I teamed up with French game designer Martin Jacob to create a free online computer game that encouraged social distancing, and increased understanding of exponential distributions, during the Covid-19 pandemic. The game received a significant amount of media attention and was widely shared on social media, resulting in over 70,000 plays in just a few days.

Tags: Covid-19, Digital Health, Diversity, Education, Med-Tech, Resilience, Science Communication.

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