Tagged with amateur

Why Classify?

Citizen Sort is a citizen science project from a group of students at Syracuse University. The goal of citizen science projects is to engage volunteers and amateur scientists to participate in science related tasks. Scientists usually have an abundant amount of data, in different forms. Citizen Sort is working with different teams of researchers to … Continue reading

Amateur Players. Amateur Creators

Amateur Players. Amateur Creators

The Citizen Sort video games incorporate citizen science activities and entertaining gameplay. By helping scientists with classification tasks, you will participate in real scientific research. In Happy Match! and Forgotten Island, you will sort through images of different species and categorize them depending on questions scientists designed themselves. But a major question remains, who designed … Continue reading

A Successful Amateur

A Successful Amateur

Citizen Sort is creating video games to encourage citizen participation in citizen science. The games incorporate entertaining features with classification tasks and human interaction researcher work. Amateur Science This citizen science project firstly, will be a great help to scientists and researchers in the field. Many have thousands and thousands of unclassified photos. The photos … Continue reading