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|Goal||Perform science tasks that can’t be done w/out public’s help.|
|Task||Use built-in tools to mark geologic features on other worlds.|
Help NASA identify craters and other terrain on the asteroid Vesta
As seen in Chapter 4 of Citizen Science by Caren Cooper.
|How to Join||
Visit the Asteroid Mappers webpage ( https://cosmoquest.org/vesta ) and register online.
|Project Timing||Asteroid Mappers is an ongoing project.|
|Ideal Age Group||Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families, Seniors|
|Ideal Frequency||Per week|
|Average Time||Less than an hour|
|Spend the Time||indoors|
|Type of Activity||Exclusively online|
|Tags||asteroids, astronomy, craters, geology, planetary science, planets, space exploration|
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