2010 GSA Denver Annual Meeting (31 October 3 November 2010)
Session No. 166 Tuesday, 2 November 2010
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Colorado Convention Center: Mile High Ballroom Prefunction

T109. Online Citizen Science: Engaging the Public to Solve Real Science Challenges in Planetary Geology and Terrestrial Geoscience (GSA Planetary Geology Division; GSA Geoscience Education Division; GSA Geology and Society Division)

Cassie Bowman, Jayne C. Aubele and Eric J. Pyle, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
166-18:00 AM AN OVERVIEW OF THE STATE OF ONLINE CITIZEN SCIENCE AND CROWDSOURCING: BOWMAN, Cassie, Mars Public Engagement, Raytheon SDSIO, Tempe, AZ 85282, cbowman@sdsio.jpl.nasa.gov
166-28:15 AM CITIZEN SCIENCE FROM THE CITIZEN'S POINT OF VIEW: WEST, Susan1, CAVALIER, Darlene2, and GOLD, Michael1, (1) ScienceForCitizens.net, 154 Prentiss Street, San Francisco, CA 94110, susan@scienceforcitizens.net, (2) ScienceForCitizens.net, Philadelphia, PA 19106
166-38:30 AM THE QUAKE-CATCHER NETWORK: BRINGING SEISMOLOGY TO HOMES AND SCHOOLS: LAWRENCE, Jesse F.1, COCHRAN, Elizabeth S.2, CHUNG, Angela I.1, CHRISTENSEN, Carl M.1, and SALTZMAN, Jennifer1, (1) Department of Geophysics, Stanford Univeristy, Mitchell Building, Room 360, 397 Panama Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, jflawrence@stanford.edu, (2) United State Geological Survey, Pasadena, CA 91106
166-48:45 AM HOW TWITTER CAN IMPROVE EARTHQUAKE RESPONSE: EARLE, Paul S., National Earthquake Information Center, USGS, PO Box 25046, MS-966, Denver, CO 80225, pearle@usgs.gov, GUY, Michelle, USGS, National Earthquake Information Center, MS 966, Box 25046, DFC, Denver, 80225, and HORVATH, Scott R., USGS, 12201 Sunrise Valley Dr, Mail Stop 119, Reston, VA 20192
166-59:00 AM EarthTrek - A NEW GLOBAL CITIZEN SCIENCE PORTAL THAT HELPS SCIENTISTS TO ENGAGE THE PUBLIC IN REAL RESEARCH: LEWIS, Gary B., Education & Outreach, Geological Society of America, 3300 Penrose Place, Boulder, CO 80301, glewis@geosociety.org
166-69:15 AM CoCoRaHS (THE COMMUNITY COLLABORATIVE RAIN, HAIL AND SNOW NETWORK): ON-LINE CITIZEN SCIENCE ENGAGING THE PUBLIC IN PRECIPITATION MONITORING: REGES, Henry W.1, DOESKEN, Nolan J.2, NEWMAN, Noah2, SCHWALBE, Zach2, and TURNER, Julian2, (1) CoCoRaHS, Colorado State University, 1371 Campus Delivery, Fort Collins, CO 80523, hreges@atmos.colostate.edu, (2) CoCoRaHS, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523
 9:30 AM Break
166-79:45 AM THE GLOBE AT NIGHT CAMPAIGN: SHEDDING LIGHT on LIGHT POLLUTION: WALKER, Constance E., Education and Public Outreach, National Optical Astronomy Observatory, 950 N. Cherry Ave, Tucson, AZ 85719, cwalker@noao.edu
166-810:00 AM NASA'S "BE A MARTIAN" CITIZEN SCIENCE PROJECT: VIOTTI, Michelle1, BOWMAN, Cassie2, HARRIS, Tim3, MERCURI, Marc3, and SATORIUS, Brian4, (1) NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Mars Public Engagement Program, 4800 Oak Grove Dr, Pasadena, CA 91109, Michelle.A.Viotti@jpl.nasa.gov, (2) Mars Public Engagement, Raytheon SDSIO, Tempe, AZ 85282, (3) Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052-7329, (4) Pasadena, CA 91106
166-910:15 AM PARTICIPATORY EXPLORATION: GROWING THE NEXT GENERATION INTO SCIENCE LITERATE CITIZENS THROUGH PARTICIPATORY OPPORTUNITIES IN MARS EXPLORATION: KLUG, Sheri L.1, VIOTTI, Michelle2, GRAFF, Paige1, TAYLOR, Wendy L.3, BOWMAN, Cassie4, ROGERS, Laurie1, and HUFFORD, Meg1, (1) School of Earth and Space Exploration, Arizona State University, Mars Space Flight Facility, P.O. Box 6305, Moeur Bldg. Rm. 101, Tempe, AZ 85287-6305, sklug@asu.edu, (2) NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Mars Public Engagement Program, 4800 Oak Grove Dr, Pasadena, CA 91109, (3) School of Earth and Space Exploration, EarthScope National Office, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287-1404, (4) Mars Public Engagement, Raytheon SDSIO, Tempe, AZ 85282
166-1010:30 AM GOLDSTONE APPLE VALLEY RADIO TELESCOPE: SOHOLT, Gordon O., Lewis Center for Educational Research, 17500 Mana Rd, Apple Valley, CA 92307, gsoholt@lcer.org
166-1110:45 AM USING GLOBE STUDENT DATA AND CLASSROOM RESOURCES TO AID THE UNDERSTANDING OF EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCE: RANDOLPH, Gary, CHARLEVOIX, Donna, and HOFFMAN, Martos, The GLOBE Program, P.O. Box 3000, Boulder, CO 80307, randolph@globe.gov
166-1211:00 AM FOSSIL FINDERS: INVERTEBRATE PALEONTOLOGICAL RESEARCH CARRIED OUT IN PARTNERSHIP WITH 5th TO 9th GRADE TEACHERS AND THEIR STUDENTS: ROSS, Robert M., Paleontological Research Institution, 1259 Trumansburg Road, Ithaca, NY 14850, rmr16@cornell.edu, SMRECAK, Trisha A., Paleontological Research Institution, 1259 Trumansburg Road, Ithaca, NY 14850, CAPPS, Daniel K., Education, Cornell University, 412 Kennedy Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, and CRAWFORD, Barbara A., Education, Cornell University, 407 Kennedy Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853
166-1311:15 AM CITIZEN SCIENCE IN A MUSEUM SETTING: AUBELE, J.C., GEGICK, P.J., LUCAS, S.G., MORGAN, G.S., RINEHART, L.F., SISNEROS, B., SPIELMANN, J.A., and WILLIAMSON, T.E., New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science, 1801 Mountain Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104, jayne.aubele@state.nm.us
 11:30 AM Discussion

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