Activities For The Civic Geek: Citizen Science

Citizen Science is the idea that we, as citizens, can and should be involved in scientific pursuits, research, and promotion.  It’s a profound idea mixing civic involvement, science, and of course pure geekery. “Citizen Science” is a lovely term for people … Continue reading

Civic Geek Catalog Update 12/21/2014

The latest updates to the Civic Geek catalog are here!  Be sure to visit the main site for the entire rundown sorted by Geeky Interest or Focus. Computing Charitable Work DataKind – Helps connect data experts with good causes – … Continue reading

Geek As Citizen: Science Awareness

Neil deGrasse Tyson gives me hope. And not just that a relatively nerdy guy can become an intellectual sex symbol (according CERTAIN people in my twitter feed). It’s that we can make paying attention and knowing science cool again. Because … Continue reading