BBC – Radio 4 – Click On

Galaxy Zoo

Astronomer Chris Lintott shows Simon how to classify pictures of galaxies – a skill anyone can learn via the Galaxy Zoo website; a project which invites members of the public to help sort different types of galaxies. The project has led to new science which wouldn’t be possible without public involvement, and which could only have been done with the web connections we have today.

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Galaxy Zoo

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