WTF Fun Fact – Games For Science

WTF Fun Fact - Gamers Solve Science Problem

After 13 years of trying to find the structure of a protein, scientists created an online competitive game called Foldit that asked gamers to try and solve it. The structure was then found in 3 weeks. WTF Fun Facts


WTF Fun Fact – Violet Ionine

WTF Fun Fact - Violets Can Block Your Smell

Violets can be smelled for only a few moments at a time because they get their scent from ionine which shuts the smell receptors off after simulating them. After a few breaths the scent pops up again. WTF Fun Facts