Citizen science

B.C. program looks to citizen science for help in diagnosing moose tick problem

The sight of an ungainly and mostly hairless white moose trudging into a northern British Columbia town has become the most visible sign of the winter tick problem in the province. The parasite...
Alaina Hardie "Citizen scientist"

Ottawa galvanizes citizen science with do-it-yourself biology summit

VANCOUVER — In a community laboratory she co-founded, Alaina Hardie isolates and sequences sections of her own DNA though she has no formal education in biology. The Toronto software developer...