It may be inside a protest rally, or in front of a deadly shooting. Smartphones, video and social media are empowering citizens to tell their stories like never before.
The European Union on Tuesday launched a controversial deal with the United States aimed at curbing government spying on European citizens' personal internet data.
The truth is being suppressed across the world using a variety of methods, according to a special report in the 250th issue of Index on Censorship magazine.
EU member states on Friday approved a highly-criticised deal with the US intended to curb government spying on the personal internet data of EU citizens.
A citizen science project, called HiggsHunters gives everyone the chance to help search for the Higgs boson's relatives.
Game players constitute an important demographic in the citizen science community and have contributed to valuable scientific findings such as those uncovered by fold.it and eyewire players. Although the ecosystem for citizen ...
Researchers from the University of Southampton are helping citizens across Europe to address the environmental impacts of light pollution.
Citizen journalism is often seen as a more democratic form of journalism, where the public contributes to the reporting, analysis and dissemination of news. Sociologist and criminologist Agneta Mallén at Lund University ...
It used to be that you had to have years of training before you could participate in cutting-edge science.
Two volunteer participants in an international citizen science project have had a rare galaxy cluster that they found named after them.