Add basic information about a tree near you to the Philly TreeMap database and discover what tree it is and what its environmental and economic impact is to the region.
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Participate in Northeastern University’s online games for social scientific research, from wherever you are!
The Science Cheerleaders are current and former NFL and NBA cheerleaders pursuing STEM careers. More than 200 Science Cheerleaders playfully challenge stereotypes, inspire young women (including the nation’s 3 million youth cheerleaders) to consider STEM careers, and engage people from all walks of life in citizen science through SciStarter.
They helped lead Space Microbes, a citizen science project on the International Space Station, created the Science of Cheerleading ebook (free on iTunes), advised on the production of NBC Sports Science of NFL Football series, and set a Guinness World Record for the World’s Largest Cheerleading Cheer (they cheered for science, of course).