The mental health we want

The world of mental illness is rife with enemies, so the Valencian Regional Government is developing a citizen convention on mental health.

consulta sobre comunciació científica

Citizen consultations on science communication

We analyse the international CONCISE project that studies, through public consultations on science communication, the way in which society is involved in citizen science, a discipline that is becoming more and more widespread.


Pre-scientific dissemination

The author proposes to create the concept of «pre-scientific dissemination» to talk about scientific mysteries, enigmas, or hypotheses that could be confirmed or disproved by science.


Exploring radiation measurement after Fukushima

In the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami, citizens used various radiation measurement instruments. This article explores how the study of these devices can contribute to the understanding of citizen science.

citizen science

Citizen science enters the scene in the new Mètode monograph

Volume 108 of the journal explores the role of citizen science and the construction of scientific knowledge.


Citizen science projects

Citizen science generates bidirectional communication, leading to an improvement in the scientific literacy of the people involved.


New knowledge environments

Citizen science is in a process of consolidation, with a wide variety of practices and perspectives. Social sciences and humanities occupy a small space despite the obvious social dimension of citizen science. In this sense, citizen social science can enrich the concept of citizen science

Citizen science

What’s in a name? Citizen science in pandemic times

The idea of citizen science brings with it tensions about the social nature of scientific truth.

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Introduction: Citizen Science

In the past decade, scientific research that relies on the collaboration of citizens has grown exponentially.

microplastics article

Drowning in plastic

Microplastics constitute one of the main challenges facing environmental and conservation policy agendas.