Included here are press, media, interviews, and other reports that cover Citizen Sense research. If you would like to contact us to learn more about our work, please contact us.

“Learning about Citizen Science from Environmental Research”

Interview with THIS Institute (The Healthcare Improvement Studies Institute), University of Cambridge, UK (2020).  Read »

On Her Book Program Earth: Environmental Sensing Technology and the Making of a Computational Planet

Interview with Rorotoko (28 December 2016).  Read »

Goldsmiths Research: Urban Sensing Using the Dustbox

Video by Ashley Simpson, Goldsmiths, University of London (13 December 2016).  Watch »

Goldsmiths Research Questions: How Can Citizen Sensing Aid Environmental Engagement?

Video by Ashley Simpson, Goldsmiths, University of London (13 December 2016).  Watch »

Dustbox: Citizen Pollution Sensor

Entry on Postscapes Internet of Things website (5 December 2016).  Read »

How One Resident near Fracking Got the EPA to Pay Attention to Her Air Quality

Article by Natasha Khan, PublicSource (15 December 2016).  Read »

Beyond Data Collection — The Social and Political Effects of Environmental Sensor Proliferation

Interview with Jenny Isaacs: Environmental Sensing Technology & the Making of a Computational Planet, Mongabay Wildtech (5 November 2016).  Read »

“Goldsmiths ‘Dustboxes’ Aim to Clear the Air” and “Dustboxes Fight Urban Air Pollution”

Article by Yana Guganova, and video by Katriona Thompson, Melissa Fernando and Haonan Kong, East London Lines (4 November 2016)  Read »

How Dirty Is Deptford’s Air? Join New Goldsmiths-Led Pollution Monitoring Project

Press release by Sarah Cox, Goldsmiths, University of London (20 October 2016)  Read »


Prototype on display for public engagement as part of the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF)_2016 event in Manchester, as part of the ERC=Science Squared campaign (25-27 July)  Read »

The Women Fighting Fracking in Their Own Backyard

Article by Deborah Coughlin, Broadly, Vice (17 June 2016)  Read »

PA Expands Particulate Monitoring as Federal Study Finds High Level in One Location

Article by Jon Hurdle, StateImpact (NPR) (5 May 2016)  Read »

State Installing Air Monitors in Drilling Areas

Article by Jon O’Connell, The Times Tribune (28 April 2016)  Read »

US State Invests $1.6m in Pollution Monitoring after Goldsmiths-Led Citizen Research Exposes Fracking Danger

Article by Sarah Cox, Goldsmiths, University of London (3 May 2016)  Read »

Citizens’ Digital Monitoring Project Shows Evidence of Air Pollution near US Fracking Sites

Article by Sarah Cox, Goldsmiths, University of London (19 April 2016)  Read »

Tiny Tech Sleuths Keep City Officials Honest

Article by Éanna Kelly, ERC=ScienceSquared (15 March 2016)  Read »

Changing What Counts: How Can Citizen-Generated and Civil Society Data Be Used as an Advocacy Tool to Change Official Data Collection?

Report by Jonathan Gray, Danny Lämmerhirt and Liliana Bounegru for Open Knowledge (3 March 2016)  Read »

Community Air Monitoring of Oil and Gas Pollution: A Survey of Issues and Technologies

White paper by Nadia Steinzor, Earthworks (29 February 2016)  Read »

The Human City

Video report by ERC=ScienceSquared (15 February 2016)  Watch »

Wanted: The Human City

Article by Scott Huler, ERC=ScienceSquared (January – July 2016)  Read »

Spreading Environmental Awareness through Sensor Technologies

In “It’s time for citizen science! Research in the spotlight.” ERC Newsletter: ideas #3 (September 2015)  Read »

Experimenting at Home With Air Quality Monitors

Article by Kate Galbraith, The New York Times, Green Column (15 April 2015)  Read »

Communities Tech-Up and Join Forces with Goldsmiths Researchers to Monitor Air Pollution from Fracking Sites in the US

Goldsmiths News (30 March 2015)  Read »

Gas Drilling Draws Citizen Scientists to the Field

Article by Katie Colaneri, StateImpact, NPR (19 December 2014)  Read »

The Sensor Society (panel discussion)

ABC Radio National’s Big Ideas program with Mark Andrejevic, Paul Barclay (moderator), Edward Felten, Jennifer Gabrys, The Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG, and Lisa Parks  (recorded 9 May 2014, aired 2 June 2014)  Listen »

Sensing the Air and Clearing the Smog from the Skies

Goldsmiths “Expert Commentary” (4 April 2014)

Environment and Citizen Sensing

Jennifer Gabrys in mculture online exhibition on the effects of mobile technology, Mobile World Centre, Barcelona (8 January 2014). Watch »