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The power of citizen science

Citizen science is the involvement of the public in scientific research – whether community-driven research or global investigations. The Citizen Science Association unites expertise from educators, scientists, data managers, and others to power citizen science. Join us, and help speed innovation by sharing insights across disciplines.

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Career Path: Pam DiBona

Want to make a career of citizen science, but not sure how? Let’s learn from the experience of those who have successfully built a career in this dynamic field. Pam DiBona […]


Taking Responsibility

A note from Interim Executive Director Jennifer Shirk At this moment of shared attention to racial disparities, what’s on my mind is taking responsibility – in particular, reflecting on where we can take responsibility […]


Science by the People

Post by George Wyeth, cochair of the Law and Policy Working Group. The potential for science to be used by ordinary citizens as a tool for social change is both empowering […]