Want to work on some real NASA science? Click on one of the projects below to get started.
Make environmental observations that complement NASA satellite observations to help scientists studying Earth and the global environment.
Submit landslides that you find in-person or online to a global NASA database of landscape events; your contribution could save lives.
Kelp forests are an important habitat for marine animals. Help us study the history of giant kelp forests around the world and how they are changing over time.
Help us understand and model present and future penguin distributions and population abundances.
Help us understand how changes in lake volume impact humans and wildlife. You’ll need to go to a lake in Illinois, Massachusetts, North Carolina or Washington...
Measure snow depths to help us better understand avalanches, water resources, ecology, and climate change. You’ll need to be somewhere with snow.
Use portable sound recorders to help us identify bird species. You’ll need to be in Sonoma County, California.
Deploy and maintain sensors to help us understand the air quality in your neighborhood. You’ll need to be near Los Angeles, CA, Raleigh, NC or Delhi, India.
Track wildlife by classifying images captured on trail cameras.
Fresh out of high school, I had joined my friend Timothy Dahlum and Dr. Rudi Mattoni at a patch of land squeezed between the runways of LAX and the Pacific Ocean, to search for an elusive, possibly extinct member of the Lycaenidae Family...