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News 2023

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  • Project "Microbiome" - Kanti Wattwil goes Uni Zürich!

    On 7 December, 2023, the kick-off of the Seed Grant project "The oral microbiome" took place at the University of Zurich. In a partnership between the Kantonsschule Wattwil and the University of Zurich, this project enables young people to explore the oral microbiome across different generations and to gain valuable experience. Two students report on the day and their impressions at the University of Zurich.

  • Seed Grant Call 2024 is now open!

    Once a year we award Seed Grants for the development or implementation of participatory Citizen Science projects. With the Grants we promote the participation and involvement of citizens in science and research and enable the implementation of innovative research projects. Teams of academic researchers from the University of Zurich or ETH Zurich and citizens can jointly submit their project ideas now until 3 March, 2024.

  • HealthFerm launches Citizen Science Experiment

    Calling on sourdough bakers and all fermentation enthusiasts - the European research project HealthFerm wants to advance research into plant-based fermented foods together with you. In this article you find out how you can participate.

  • What does Citizen Science mean to us?

    At our Open House 2023, we thought about what we mean by Citizen Science. You can find the creative results in the short article.

  • Citizen Science Zurich is part of Scientifica 2023: Citizen Science – get involved in research!

    Citizen Science Zürich is part of this year's Scientifica 2023. Together with three projects we will bring Citizen Science closer to the public. Visit us on the weekend of 2 and 3 September at our booth in Zentrum UZH. Not only exciting projects are waiting for you, but also great prizes which you can win.

  • Merge Citizen Science Center Zurich and Participatory Science Academy

    Good news! As of this summer, the Citizen Science Center Zurich and the Participatory Science Academy are merging to become "Citizen Science Zurich".

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