Citizen science is a growing movement that’s joining professional scientists with regular people around the world. Together, they’re expanding scientific knowledge and giving us all a better understanding of the world we live in.
Alyssa Ashton, Rubab Abid and Amar Shah are journalism students at the University of Western Ontario and part of a team producing this Citizen Science series for co-publication by rabble.ca and The Tyee. This is the second episode in a series.
This episode looks at the importance of big data and how citizen science can make big data accessible and understandable to the general public.
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