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Introducing SOLID Learning

Introducing SOLID Learning | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it

Solid learning is a concept for integrating 3D printing into
education to create a teacher-customizable hands-on learning environment for
personalized individual student learning, using objects and equipment printed
at need. The pilot for this program is currently participating in the #SciFund
Challenge:
http://www.rockethub.com/projects/7377-stemulate-learning-using-personalized-robot

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The Challenges and Advantages of Crowdfunding in Science

The Challenges and Advantages of Crowdfunding in Science | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
by Pablo Rougerie The funding of scientific research has classically been done in a top-down hierarchical manner.  An established researcher, with a proven publication track record and ideas about ...
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The story behind Experiment’s new name

The story behind Experiment’s new name | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
#scifund New post: The story behind Experiment’s new name http://t.co/534oAaqJx8
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Cindy Wu: Experiment Is Crowdfunding Science Projects, Just Don't Ask Them To Find Bigfoot

Cindy Wu: Experiment Is Crowdfunding Science Projects, Just Don't Ask Them To Find Bigfoot | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
Cindy Wu was an undergraduate student at the University of Washington when she hit on a new way to reengineer an enzyme treatment for anthrax bacteria using a videogame. She eagerly approached her professor, asking how she could fund an experiment.
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Experiment.com Gains Big Venture Backers To Bring Crowdfunding To Science Research

Experiment.com Gains Big Venture Backers To Bring Crowdfunding To Science Research | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
Scientific researchers have secured backing from top investors to create crowdfunding startup Experiment.com to bankroll science research projects that might otherwise go unfunded. (And so it begins!
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One Spark | April 9 - 13, 2014 | Downtown Jacksonville, FL

One Spark | April 9 - 13, 2014 | Downtown Jacksonville, FL | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
@Beonespark The World's Crowdfunding Festival April 9 -13, 2014. Art, Innovation, Music, Science & Technology http://t.co/LnMIQWc3D2
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Crowdfunding is Boost, Not Replacement, for Government Aid in Science

Crowdfunding is Boost, Not Replacement, for Government Aid in Science | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
Laboratory Equipment Crowdfunding is Boost, Not Replacement, for Government Aid in Science Laboratory Equipment In a recent article in Times Higher Education, it was argued that crowdfunding could threaten government investment in science and...
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Scientists crowdfunding AIDS vaccine, want to give it away for free

Scientists crowdfunding AIDS vaccine, want to give it away for free | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
By reverse engineering the mechanisms of people born with natural immunity to AIDS, a team of scientists is working to bring a free AIDS vaccine to all the world. (#Newsworthy! -- Science for free Vacs.
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uBiome Crowdfunded Over $350000 on Indiegogo, Now They are Raising ...

uBiome Crowdfunded Over $350000 on Indiegogo, Now They are Raising ... | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
uBiome Crowdfunded Over $350000 on Indiegogo, Now They are Raising ...
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Social Network Analysis of Science #Crowdfundin...

Social Network Analysis of Science #Crowdfundin... | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
CrowdFundingPlanning is a Complete Solution for a Fast and Successful CrowdFunding campaign empowering SMBs, Start-ups, Entrepreneurs, CF Expert Professionals and Investors Community. Power of the Crowd, Expert and Cloud Sourcing.
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Crowdfunding science research: pick your side

Crowdfunding science research: pick your side | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
Crowdfunding: Potentially ground-breaking science research gets abandoned by the public purse to be funded at the whim of the masses, or the exciting democratisation and acceleration of finance for...
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Crowdfund this: the Macropod camera for the ultimate close-up

Crowdfund this: the Macropod camera for the ultimate close-up | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
The Macropod is a portable, 3D camera that allows scientists to take the ultimate close-up (So cool!
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How to make your crowdfunding rewards visual

How to make your crowdfunding rewards visual | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
One of the most difficult ways to start working on your creative project is by staring at a blank page. Writers know this all to well. Musicians, artists, and creatives employ systems to capture ideas when they strike and file them.
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Need a break from your science? Try citizen science!

Need a break from your science?  Try citizen science! | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
Galaxy Zoo allows participants to help catalog images of galaxies by shape. Photo Credit: NASAI conducted my first experiment in my parents' kitchen w...
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From funding agencies to scientific agency

From funding agencies to scientific agency | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
Can a distributed #crowdfunding model for #science outperform @NIH and @NSF? http://t.co/Gy0MnMsDy4 #grants #application #RFA #research
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Science Crowdfunding Site Gets New Name And New Life

Science Crowdfunding Site Gets New Name And New Life | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
It’s no secret that funding for science projects and research is paltry these days, and what little funding exists is subject to the fickle vacillations a (Now there is a #crowdfunding platform - for scientific research!
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Future-ish: Experiment | A New Science Crowdfunding Platform

Future-ish: Experiment | A New Science Crowdfunding Platform | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
Started as Mycroryza in 2012, the crowdfunding platform received support from venture capitalists in 2013 and the rest...is becoming history. There are other crowdfunding websites that support science projects but Experiment is the only site ...
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Microryza is now Experiment

Microryza is now Experiment | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
RT @GabrielleRab http://t.co/tZMTunPcxG (formerly Microryza) is Kickstarter for science. Check out this gorgeous site for #crowdfunding
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Alums Launch New Model for Research Funding

Alums Launch New Model for Research Funding | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
Another win for democratizing science. #openscience #sixwordpeerreview http://t.co/O1CfQ9Jsez
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Scientists hope crowdfunding may boost crowdsourced research project

Scientists hope crowdfunding may boost crowdsourced research project | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
Scientists hope crowdfunding may boost crowdsourced research project News-Medical.net They also hope their crowdsourced research will inspire support from individual investors through Indiegogo, the first partnership between UC San Diego and a...
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Crowdfunding Solar Projects with Mosaic - Nanalyze

Crowdfunding Solar Projects with Mosaic - Nanalyze | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
#crowdfunding is great for solar and scientific innovation http://t.co/RFoVSi47Sn http://t.co/VFZeqJiqno
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Penn State Turns To Crowdfunding To Send A Spacecraft To The Moon

Penn State Turns To Crowdfunding To Send A Spacecraft To The Moon | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
SCIENCE SHOWS THAT THE UNIVERSE CANNOT BE ETERNAL because it could not have sustained itself eternally due to the law of entropy (increasing net energy decay, even in an open system). Einstein showed that ...
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Penn State Team Taps RocketHub To Crowdfund Lunar Mission

Penn State Team Taps RocketHub To Crowdfund Lunar Mission | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
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Penn State Team Taps RocketHub To Crowdfund Lunar Mission, Seeks Google ...
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A RocketHub campaign is seeking $400,000 in an effort to fund a lunar landing.
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MechWarrior crowdfunds over $8,000 for Autism Science Foundation

MechWarrior crowdfunds over $8,000 for Autism Science Foundation | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
Rikki Cabler hosts 24 hour Mechwarrior Online livestream with the No Guts No Galaxy community to raise funds for the Autism Science Foundation.
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Crowdfunding catching on in cash-strapped schools

Crowdfunding catching on in cash-strapped schools | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
Houston: Crowdfunding catching on in cash-strapped schools
Tyler Morning Telegraph
HOUSTON (AP) — Coach Brittany Staggs wanted her students to get a rigorous workout even on rainy days. The equipment she needed would cost $800.
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Developing Innovative Ways to Fund Science

Developing Innovative Ways to Fund Science | Crowdfunding Science | Scoop.it
On the surface, crowdfunding science research provides an opportunity to close the divide between the scientists and the general public. But how effective are these efforts?
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