DAWN: Asteroid Mapper

Overview
Program Element / Activity Title:
DAWN: Asteroid Mapper
E/PO Project Name:
DAWN
Contact Information:
McREL International
4601 DTC Blvd.
Suite 500
Denver, CO 80237
Program Element / Activity Website:
Short Description:

Asteroid Mapper is an online Web interface for participants to count and analyze craters on the surface of Vesta. Vesta Zoo provides images of the surface of Vesta through a web page to "citizen scientists" for them to identify and mark surface features. The data produced by this activity is available to the science team for analysis.

Audience Metrics
Who is the primary audience of your program element / activity?:
Who is the secondary audience of your program element / activity?:
Evaluation
National Priorities and Coordination Approaches as Articulated in CoSTEM:
  • Increase and Sustain Youth and Public Engagement in STEM