Every citizen a scientist? EU project changes the face of research

« Would you like to help researchers understand climate change, or discover how you can collaborate with thousands other people? EU-funded project SOCIENTIZE @socientize allows you to lend your skills and time to some exciting research.

Partners from Spain, Portugal, Austria and Brazil are developing tools for citizens to participate in scientific experiments. You can contribute by giving information about your home’s temperature or spotting cancer cells. This #citizenscience initiative is present at Europe’s largest general science meeting, the Euroscience Open Forum 2014 @ESOF2014, which starts this weekend in Copenhagen (…) »

source > ec.europa.eu, 20 juin 2014