No Citizens No Science

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February 16, 2012

No Citizens No Science

Lessons from Citizen Science projects with 10 million contributions

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tokumine

February 16, 2012
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  1. NO CITIZENS NO SCIENCE LESSONS FROM 10 MILLION CONTRIBUTIONS

  2. @tokumin

  3. PEOPLE POWER WHEN GIVEN THE RIGHT TOOLS, PEOPLE CAN DO

    AMAZING THINGS
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  7. OldWeather.org

  8. Log of HMS Invincible,1914-12-08

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  12. 1 YEAR 24,000+ VOLUNTEERS 800,000+ TRANSCRIBED PAGES

  13. HOW MOTIVATE

  14. You can become a captain!

  15. http://forum.oldweather.org/index.php?topic=1432.0 “A friend rings to say she's really sorry, but

    she's going to have to cancel your evening out, and your first thought is "Great, I can get on with my ship!"
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  19. www.oldweather.org/voyages

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  21. burials http://www.seayourhistory.org.uk

  22. May 1911

  23. Of 1000 transcribed logbook entries: 3 will be lost because

    of transcription errors 10 will be illegible At least 3 will be errors in the logs Individual transcriptions are about 97% accurate http://blogs.zooniverse.org/ oldweather/2011/03/better-than-the- defence/
  24. PLANETHUNTERS

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  35. HOW MOTIVATE

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  42. PHILOSOPHY 1. Interesting problems 2. Real research 3. Respect for

    contributors
  43. http://www.citizensciencealliance.org/

  44. THANK YOU @tokumine http://www.citizensciencealliance.org/