New Publications

17/01/2019

The growing interest in citizen science has resulted in a new range of digital tools that facilitate the interaction and communications between citizens and scientists.

17/01/2019

We discuss the potential application to virtual citizen science of a recent standard (BS ISO 27500:2016 “The human-centred organisation”) which encourages the adoption of a sociotechnical systems p

17/01/2019

Although hundreds of citizen science applications exist, there is lack of detailed analysis of volunteers' needs and requirements, common usability mistakes and the kinds of user experiences that c

17/01/2019

In citizen science, user-centred development is often emphasised for its potential to involve participants in the development of technology.

17/01/2019

Effective classification of large datasets is a ubiquitous challenge across multiple knowledge domains.

17/01/2019

We developed a multi-touch interface for the citizen science video game Foldit, in which players manipulate 3D protein structures, and compared multi-touch and mouse interfaces in a 41-subject user

17/01/2019

Online citizen science platforms increasingly provide types of infrastructural support previously only available to organisationally-based professional scientists.

17/12/2018

This paper describes community engagement activities with indigenous heritage and archaeology research in the Caribbean.

17/12/2018

The 15th international conference of the Public Communication of Science and Technology network took place from April 4–6, 2018.