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The Serengeti Lion Project Goes Online With The Help of Crowdfunding

The Serengeti Lion Project Goes Online With The Help of Crowdfunding | #SciFund | Scoop.it

The Serengeti Lion Project Goes Online With The Help of Crowdfunding is a news post on crowdsourcing in geographyThe Serengeti Lion Project, one of the world’s largest studies on lions, has launched a crowdfunding campaign with SciFund to get the...

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My Own #SciFund Challenge Motivation - Crowdsourcing.org

My Own #SciFund Challenge Motivation - Crowdsourcing.org | #SciFund | Scoop.it
Mr. Bonebrake is excited that people might be getting involved with his research by supporting it but if nobody decides to contribute funds he won’t be terribly disappointed. But his point is, this isn’t about the money.
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Ask Slashdot: Crowdfunding For Science — Can It Succeed?

Ask Slashdot: Crowdfunding For Science — Can It Succeed? By admin at 12 November, 2011, 5:00 pm. jearbear writes “Can crowdfunding work for science? Having raised nearly $40000 for scientific research in 10 days for projects as ...
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To Study Backward-Finned Dolphin, Researcher Sources Crowds for Cash

To Study Backward-Finned Dolphin, Researcher Sources Crowds for Cash | #SciFund | Scoop.it
One researcher's quest to understand some funky fins taps a new crowdsourcing model to funding his project (Backwards-finned dolphins?
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La science se met au crowdsourcing | Slate

La science se met au crowdsourcing | Slate | #SciFund | Scoop.it
Face à l'immensité des données scientifiques, les scientifiques s'inspirent d'une technique de marketing et de financement de projets: le crowdsourcing où les masses deviennent des micro-producteurs pour un album ou micro-financeurs pour l'achat...
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In attempt to raise cash, scientists turn to crowdsourced funding

In attempt to raise cash, scientists turn to crowdsourced funding | #SciFund | Scoop.it
People can choose between 49 projects ranging from exploding duck penises and zombie fish to math models of political rallies and yeast-based cancer research.
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Pennies instead of petroleum!

Pennies instead of petroleum! | #SciFund | Scoop.it
The Problem – The use of non-renewable fuels is the cause of a number of geopolitical and environmental problems.  In the United States, ethanol produced from corn (maize) has been promoted as an alternative fuel that can ease the demand for...
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The #SciFund Challenge: Science Funding Through Crowdsourcing - Asian Scientist Magazine

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Asian Scientist MagazineThe #SciFund Challenge: Science Funding Through CrowdsourcingAsian Scientist MagazineScientists have started the #SciFund Challenge, a new type of crowdfunding that lets individuals support scientific research projects,...
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