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Crowdsourcing Storm Solutions

Crowdsourcing Storm Solutions

We are in the peak of hurricane season here in the US and numerous people are recovering from the loss and destruction in the wake of Hurricane Florence. With scientists predicting that climate change will only intensify storms and other extreme weather, we thought that it might be a good idea to look to the … Continued

OldWeather.org: Crowdsourcing Climate Change Archives

The past decade was the¬†warmest ever on record, according to NASA data and whatever you think about global warming, it is clear from everything between Frankenstorm to our record droughts and ice melting this past summer that some trend of climate change is upon us. But a new crowdsourcing project is working to give us … Continued

The British Crowd Cuts through Red Tape

The current British administration is set on repealing all unnecessary governmental regulations. To do this, the Prime Minister recently launched the Red Tape Challenge, a crowdsourcing website that invites citizens to comment on which regulations are necessary, which should be cut, and even which should be amended to be more effective. The administration hopes that … Continued