Bees and Citizen Science - Umeå University Research Blog

Are you engaged in people-powered research?

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Sometimes we don’t realize that we are citizen scientists until someone tells us that we actually are. I was about 12-14 years old when I stepped into the world of people-powered research – I was observing bees on a regular basis…

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Tatyana Sarayeva

(Research Engineer at Umeå University)

Twitter: @tanya_saraeva


She is a team member of the Arenas for Cooperation through Citizen Science (ARCS) - a collaboration project between Umeå University, University of Gothenburg, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and Vetenskap & Allmänhet. She investigates the role and impact of technology on citizen science projects. She also works as a communicator of the Integrated Science Lab (IceLab), an interdisciplinary hub located at Umeå University.