citizen science

May 6, 2024

Sigrid Jakob and other citizen mycologists are classifying fungal species before they disappear.

May 5, 2023

Ten years after Superstorm Sandy struck the east coast, naturalists worry a government-funded storm mitigation plan will wipe out a historic ecosystem

February 17, 2023

A local New York City nonprofit is working to make the region a shellfish haven after decades of declining oyster populations

January 17, 2016

How citizen scientists and biologists are working together to help the endangered birds

July 15, 2014

A citizen science initiative is trying to collect more information about seahorses from around the world

November 14, 2013

Researchers reach out to citizen scientists to identify species

March 5, 2013

Maurizio Porfiri and his students use a robot to monitor the Gowanus canal

February 3, 2013

With the surge in telescopic space data, pro-am astronomy collaborations are making stellar discoveries

March 7, 2011

Private citizens create online maps to chart crimes, first aid and groceries

January 13, 2011

Outreach extraordinaire Jason Kendall brings astronomy to New York City public

February 19, 2010

Astrometry.net matches images of the sky to their celestial coordinates, turning anyone into an astronomer

February 16, 2010

Fledgling birding project is the next generation in citizen science

March 13, 2009

Ordinary citizens make valuable contributions to scientific research.


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