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Citizen Science: Welcome

Citizen Science

Citizen science (or crowd-sourced science) is a term for people who volunteer their time to help professional scientists conduct research. Citizen scientists help with projects in all disciplines, including environmental science, history, biology, and literature.

Some citizen scientists work out in the field, while others make discoveries using their computers. You can use this guide to find a project or do research on the impact citizen science is making.


citizen science lab Citizen Science is happening at Duquesne! The Citizen Science Lab is a partnership between Duquesne and Urban Innovation21. It is the only community life sciences lab in Pittsburgh. It offers a variety of events and programs, including summer camps, workshops, internships, and lab access to members.

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