May 13, 2013

Who needs science? Not the Harper government!

Karl Nerenberg
Corporations operate on a quarterly timeline. Science operates on a generational timeline. Theories, hypotheses, insights and discoveries feed into and build on each other, over time.
May 3, 2013

Citizen science: Big Data

Citizen Science
Why is big data important and how can citizen science can make data accessible and understandable to the general public?
Apr 30, 2013

Citizen science: Getting started

Citizen Science
Citizen science is a growing movement that's joining professional scientists with regular people around the world.
Apr 30, 2013

Citizen scientists: Vital to the future of science

Alyssa Ashton
Rubab Abid
Amar Shah
While citizen science may not be equal to the work done in labs, professionals are working to design projects that still produce valuable scientific data, especially in the field of medical science.
Apr 26, 2013

Can citizen science activism come to the rescue?

Dalal Kheder
Idil Mussa
Natalie Paddon
Andrea Smith
While the 'muzzling' of Canadian government scientists is worrying to some democracy advocates, citizen science activism is one movement that is providing greater transparency.
Apr 24, 2013

The history of citizen science

rabble staff
The latest in our special series: find out how citizen science solved the mystery of the missing monarchs. (Photo: stinkenroboter / flickr)


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