Advanced research on heart health, early childhood development, early childhood development, animal life, and more.

Then, mark your calendars! Citizen Science Day will be held on April 13th. Sign up to participate in the Global Megathon and help us accelerate research on Alzheimer's disease! Participate from home or join a team at a local library.

Librarians: Check out the free Citizenship Day webinars presented below. Then register your library if you wish to participate in the Citizen Science Day 2019.

The SciStarter team

Participate in an ambitious study to collect data on the heart health of more people than any other study. Researchers, including experts in cardiology, internal medicine, epidemiology, information technology, etc., will use it to develop prevention and treatment strategies for all aspects of heart disease. Your data is important.

To start!

Location: Global

Find and share animal heart rate data to help Dunn Lab collect vital health and heart life information.

To start!

Location: Global

"Love Data Week 2019" is an international event aimed at raising awareness about the management, sharing and preservation of research data. Friday, February 15, from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm, head to the University of Arizona's Main Library for "Data in Daily Life: Citizen Science," to learn how the citizens of North America help accelerate innovation by participating in citizen science. # lovedata19

To start!

Location: University of Arizona, Library


What sparkles your soul and puts you in a good mood? Is there a connection between mood and your cognitive abilities? This project aims to learn this. Participate by performing cognitive tasks and mood within the application.

To start!

Location: online only

February 16-17, Washington, D.C.

Examples of projects and meetings with members of the SciStarter team: Caroline Nickerson will be present with Science Cheerleader Hilary!

February 20, 4 pm-5pm ET

Librarians of all types participate in this one-hour webinar to learn how your library can contribute to scientific research through SciStarter and Megathon. Discover a wealth of citizen science resources for your library.

February 28 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm ET

Discover how a funded program led by SciStarter and Arizona State University supports partnerships with libraries as community hubs for citizen science. This will be shared on YouTube. Use the chat feature to ask questions during the event.

Discover more citizen science on the SciStarter calendar. Did you know that your SciStarter dashboard helps you track your contributions to projects? Complete your profile to access free tools. Do you want more citizen science? Discover the SciStarter Project Finder! With more than 1,100 citizen science projects covering all areas of research, tasks and age groups, there is something for everyone!