• A cooperation of observers: citizen science in the past and today

A cooperation of observers: citizen science in the past and today

Lea Beiermann, PhD candidate History

In the mid-nineteenth century, there was no clear boundary between amateur and professional scientists. Researchers from different backgrounds and with different training cooperated to collect data. Today, citizens are asked to help scientists classify galaxies or animals. What are the possibilities of citizen science? And what can we learn from its history?

agenda

Sat 7 September 21:00-21:30h
Classroom B 0.113
Location 2: Bouillonstraat 3
Sat 7 September 22:00-22:30h
Classroom B 0.113
Location 2: Bouillonstraat 3