NASA and Planetary Resources turn to crowdsourcing for detecting and identifying near-Earth objects.
Scientists team up to publish crowdsourced data that catalogs more than 300,000 galaxies close to the Milky Way.
A new crowd-sourced effort marries stunning design with global statistics to make comparing the world's top cities less of a chore and more of a visual feast.
Urban biking becomes a lot easier when fellow cyclists share their favorite routes and warn you about potholes.
Here's an awesome map that updates regularly to show you where folks are making edits to specific Wikipedia pages.
How about a crowdsourced car that's a cross between a 4x4 and a sleek sports car?
Software trains people to surf Street View to report street problems.
Kickstarter is a proven way to fund concepts, video games, passion projects and more. Now, one successfully Kickstarted game is in dire straits, and it's an example of what it looks like when a crowd-funded project goes sideways.
It's always a drag when we get a 404 page delivering the bad news that a page we want "wasn't found." A new initiative is seizing on both the meaning of "wasn't found" and the valuable real estate those pages could provide to profile children who have gone missing.
Maybe the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) blew its collective creative power inventing the clothing-sewing robot. Maybe it just wanted to take a week or two off. Either way, it's using crowdsourcing to build its new combat vehicle.