Parenting is always an experiment so why not collect the data?
What Do Citizen Scientists Think About?

What do citizen scientists think about?

During our Final Event weekend in York (#parentsdoscience), we invited everyone to contribute to our Head poster that asked “What are you thinking about?”. Anyone could write anything at any time, and so we ended up with everything, from admiration…

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What Does It Feel Like To Be A PSG Member?

What does it feel like to be a PSG member?

During our Final Event weekend in York (#parentsdoscience), we invited everyone to contribute to our Heart poster that asked “How do you feel?”. Anyone could write anything at any time, and so we ended up with everything, from sadness to…

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Our Parents’ Top Tips On Planning Experiments

Our parents’ top tips on planning experiments

Since April last year, we've had around 2000 citizen scientist parents planning, designing and running experiments into the areas of parenthood and childhood that matter to them. They've done a lot of their own research and collaborated with established scientists.…

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What IS Citizen Science?

What IS citizen science?

by Sarah West, Senior Research Associate, University of York and PSG Project Evaluator Parenting Science Gang, and its sister project, Nappy Science Gang, are citizen science projects, projects where scientists and non-scientists work together to answer questions about the world. In the past…

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