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Citizen Science

  • Aired: 10/11/2012
  • 07:00
  • Rating: NR
Citizen scientists survey bugs in Portland backyards, measure rainfall and track the lifecycles of plants. A study questioned the reliability of crowd-sourced science, so scientists are improving training and new tools, like mobile apps.
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Scientists are increasingly turning to citizens for help gathering data.
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