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Citizen science project to help victims of Hurricane Irma

Citizen science project to help victims of Hurricane Irma

Physics Engineering Citizen science

An unusual collaboration between engineers at Oxford, the Zooniverse citizen science platform and international disaster response organisation Rescue Global is enabling a rapid and effective response to Hurricane Irma.

Volunteers find ‘spiders’ on Mars - but not where they expected

Volunteers find ‘spiders’ on Mars - but not where they expected

MPLS Physics Research Citizen science

Armchair astronomers have helped Oxford University scientists discover landforms known as ‘spiders’ on parts of Mars where they were previously thought not to exist.

Find elusive particles from your phone with Oxford’s new neutrino viewer app

Find elusive particles from your phone with Oxford’s new neutrino viewer app

Physics Citizen science

Not so long ago, observing fundamental particles was reserved for scientists with complex equipment. Now technological progress means that anyone can explore the world of particles using the new VENu smartphone app.