Corals are an integral part of our ecosystem as they provide a home for most of the marine species. Also, it prevents the coast from damage that waves and storms get.
Even though they occupy 1% of the ocean floor, they are very hard to locate through satellites. If scientists check the corals one by one, they might take the same time as going to each site. NASA is working on finding the corals around the World.
Likewise, it has introduced a game known as the Ne-Mo net. This game is about finding Corals which sitting at the comfort of your home!
HOW WILL IT HELP NASA?
Well, let’s first talk about the game and what happens in it.
The player can dive into an ocean anywhere in the World. After diving the user will locate the corals they can name it. Also, a brush is there to mark what they find.
The information is then sent to the NASA Supercomputers. After that, the information will be confirmed with the lower-resolution satellite data. Doing this, the supercomputers will become more powerful and accurate in finding the corals.
Eventually, the players help NASA create the ocean floor!
Also, players get badges and a new fish comes when the reef is healthy.
IS THE GAME A STRESS-BUSTER??
However, some reviews from the users state that the game is a stress buster for them. Adults who work more and get less of the leisure time, think of this game as a coloring one. They are supposed to color the reefs whenever they find them. They find it quite satisfying and relaxing.
As a matter of fact, for the kids, it’s a hunting game which excites them to get more and more badges.
IS THERE ANY TRAILER OF THE GAME?
Yes, Watch the trailer to know more about the game!