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2014

Final Report

Zooniverse projects are mostly built to deadlines by, and for, people who use browsers on high speed connections in Western Europe and North America. This has created a bias over the years that has lead to an mostly Englishspeaking volunteerbase and a skew away from lowbandwidth compatibility and nonstandard accessibility. Put simply: the Zooniverse has not historically paid attention …

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I teach astronomy because…

This post was written by Jeremy Exelby. He grew up in Southern Africa where clear night skies stimulated an interest in astronomy that has remained with him ever since. Jeremy has worked in several countries in both hemispheres, and currently teaches close to the equator. He has made a number of …

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Portuguese project update: eFormação

eFormação de Professores em S. Tomé e Príncipe De 12 de Novembro a 3 de Dezembro decorreu no Príncipe a eFormação de Professores realizada no âmbito do projeto realizado pelo NUCLIO – Núcleo Interativo de Astronomia, GTTP – Galileo Teacher Training Program e o OAD – Office of Astronomy for …

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