The silicon chips in smartphone cameras are affected by cosmic rays. A new app translates that into trackable data.
NASA gave Skycorp approval Wednesday to attempt to contact and control ISEE-3, which has not been in use since 1997.
The U.S. tech firms are teaming up with Cancer Research UK in a bid to give citizen scientists a gene-analyzing game that they can play on their mobile phones for a few minutes at a time.
In his quest to map the connections in the brain, MIT professor Sebastian Seung is turning citizen science into a game. In this video, he talks about his project, Eyewire, and how prior experience with coloring books is all you need to play.