10/12/2010 10:16 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

'Old Weather' Project Uses Crowdsourcing And WWI Ships To Find Vital Climate Change Data

British researchers need your help to plug holes in the climate record, the latest project in one group's ongoing efforts to enlist citizen scientists in their research.

Scientists at Oxford University are today announcing the "Old Weather" project, which uses crowd-sourcing technology, volunteers and British naval ship logs from the World War I era.

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