It’s all happening at the ‘Zoo February 17, 2009Posted by Sarah in science.
Tags: astronomy, citizen science, galaxy zoo
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It’s all happening at the Zoo.
Galaxy Zoo: Research = Outreach = Education September 26, 2008Posted by Sarah in science.
Tags: astronomy, citizen astronomy, dotastronomy, galaxy zoo, web
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I already talked quite a bit about .Astronomy in Cardiff this week, and some of the great ways that scientists have come up with to use the web to facilitate research, our communicate with the public. But Chris Lintott‘s talk on Galaxy Zoo showed us how we can take this one step further still: in the web-based Galaxy Zoo project, the research equals outreach and education.