Harvard and the Smithsonian team up to crowd-source a century of astronomical history

I recently got a chance to interview and profile the people behind a collaboration between Smithsonian and the Harvard College Observatory who are crowdsourcing the transcription of logbooks for thousands of photographic plates. It’s a massive undertaking that will give scientists access to a hundred years of astronomical data. – Simon

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Brought to our attention by Simon Owens – www.simonowens.net, @simonowens

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