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The Crowd & the Cloud

Even Big Data Starts Small, Ep. 1

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20,000 volunteers across the U.S. measure precipitation and their data is used for life-saving alerts in extreme weather. Armchair mappers worldwide help first responders after the Nepal earthquake. EyesOnALZ enlists the crowd to speed up research on Alzheimer’s disease. DIY enthusiasts map and document the BP Oil Spill with kites, balloons and cameras.

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The Crowd & the Cloud

Citizens4Earth, Ep. 4

Birds, butterflies, horseshoe crabs and oceans -- a “Year in the Life of Citizen Science”

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Citizens4Earth, Ep. 4

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The Crowd & the Cloud

Viral vs. Virus, Ep. 3

Can apps and maps help monitor our health and combat globalized diseases?

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Viral vs. Virus, Ep. 3

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The Crowd & the Cloud

Citizens + Scientists, Ep. 2

When citizens and scientists partner to study environmental hazards it’s a win-win for all

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Citizens + Scientists, Ep. 2

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