Citizen science

  • March 6, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Creating a new use for old weather logs

    How ships' weather records, dating back 250 years, are helping to predict future weather patterns.
  • February 3, 2014 |  The Pulse

    How to participate in the Great Backyard Bird Count

    The Pulse tags along with local birdwatcher Pat Evans as she studies migratory bird patterns and flu...
  • January 16, 2014 |  The Pulse

    What can local bodies of water tell us about climate change?

    A group of citizen scientists are measuring local ice in hopes of contributing to a bigger understan...
  • December 16, 2013 |  The Pulse

    What's eating our evergreen trees?

    Local evergreens have a tiny enemy in the wild, and researchers are enlisting citizen scientists to ...
  • December 3, 2013 |  The Pulse

    Citizen science project speaks for the trees

    This week's Citizen Science story focuses on two projects centered around Philly trees: the Phi...