Tag: citizen science

Tag: citizen science

A Solution for increased Maritime Domain Awareness – Global Maritime Sensing
December 15, 2009 Uncategorized Colette Grail

Global Maritime Sensing (GMS) is a digital data capture of maritime traffic via use of location technology and citizen science.  Locative, or location, technology utilizes the plethora of geo-spacial tools available in combination with mobile platforms such as smart phones.  With smart phones now having the capability not only of time and location, but also speed,
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Citizen Science – a old solution revisited
December 14, 2009 Uncategorized Colette Grail

Citizen science is the term for other-than “professional” scientists or experts participating in the science process in order to facilitate projects that are often beyond the physical or fiscal capability of the proposed science concept.  These projects most often recruit volunteers to do field work in mass numbers that create raw data often for huge
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