Open Source Stories: The Science of Collective Discovery – #RedHat
You can find them anywhere: Gathering data on how pesticides affect birds, mapping the impact of an oil spill, monitoring the air quality in their communities. Citizen scientists are advancing scientific discovery using open hardware and open source principles—and they’re doing it all from their own backyards.
Open Source Stories: The Science of Collective Discovery dives into the world of citizen scientists—ordinary people with varying degrees of training who contribute to scientific research in their spare time. This film explores how two citizen science projects are using open hardware tools to monitor their environment and make impactful policy changes.
Learn more at http://www.redhat.com/collective-discovery
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