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Celebrate! Celebrate the power of Citizen Science - stay for pizza and prizes!

To celebrate National Citizen Science Day,
Oklahoma State University is hosting its own Citizen Science Day,
April 18th, 2018

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Citizen Science: "scientific work undertaken by members of the general public, often in collaboration with
or under the direction of professional scientists and scientific institutions."
- The OED

CAS Sponsored Events

OSU BioBlitz
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. - come and go as you please
Work alone or in teams up to 4 people (max) to capture biodiversity data of plants, insects, and animals on OSU's campus using the Inaturalist app on your smartphone or tablet.
https://www.inaturalist.org/
Prizes: team with overall highest accuracy and number of entries wins $100 prize (each, max 4).
Location: Sign in at the Murray Hall parlor.
EyeWire Brain Mapping Gaming Competition
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. - come and go as you please
Calling all gamers!!! Learn how to use gaming technologies to map neurons in the brain. Use gaming to help science!
https://eyewire.org/explore
Prize: Individual with overall highest accuracy and score wins $100 prize.
Location: MLSC Computer Lab (Edmon Low Library - 5th Floor)
Pizza Party - free!
5:30 p.m. in the Murray Hall Parlor, sponsored by CAS
All participants in both the BioBlitz and EyeWire competitions will receive a raffle ticket for a free Apple Watch. Must be present at the pizza party to receive prize.
Documentary Viewing on Citizen Science- "A Crowd in the Cloud"
http://crowdandcloud.org/
Location: 035 Murray Hall (basement)

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