Category | Image Detective

By ajagge on October 26, 2017 in

This is a guest post from Amy Jagge, Image Data Scientist, and part of our Johnson Space Center (JSC) Image Detective Science Team Astronauts took this amazing image as they orbited the Earth on board the @Space_Station. The only thing it’s missing is someone like you to identify the center point location of where this […]

By Susie Murph on October 5, 2017 in

As everyone reading this here undoubtedly knows, CosmoQuest hosts numerous Citizen Science projects that range from marking craters to identifying places on Earth using photos taken from the ISS. What you may not realize is that we are closely affiliated with another ongoing citizen science research project, SciStarter. We would like to encourage all of […]

By jagrier on September 28, 2017 in

The over 2 million images taken by people living and working in space have made possible a host of important scientific research investigations. These include monitoring changes as they happen in real time, as well as mining past images to examine changes that happen much more slowly. We can also use these data to investigate […]

By Susie Murph on April 26, 2017 in

Explore astronaut images and help study our planet Earth with Image Detective, the newest CSP to launch here on CosmoQuest! Image Detective asks you to help make NASA’s catalog of more than 1.5 million photographs more useful for Earth Scientists who are studying how our planet changes due to weather, geology, agriculture, and urbanization. As part […]