citizen science projects
Storytelling and Community
Citizen scienCE PROJECTS
Projects at Worcester Polytechnic Institute and the Worcester Community.
WPI is helping Worcester communities adapt to extreme heat and other climate stresses. Air temperatures in Worcester, particularly after sunset, can be as much as 17°F warmer than the air in neighboring towns due the Urban Heat Island effect …
Communities Monitoring and Understanding Microplastics This project was intended to help the Port Phillip EcoCentre establish a long-term monitoring program to track microplastic pollution in Port Phillip Bay. We trialled, assessed, and designed an...
Epistemic Wall Solo Exhibition by Soroush Farzin, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (2019) This art installation is an interactive wall with a translucent fabric structure and equipped with motors, which explores new forms of storytelling and engaging the...
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