Botanical gardens connect research and visitor experiences to the mission of protecting plant diversity. Richard Olsen, Director of the US National Arboretum, considers the future of these gardens in a century that will see so much lost to globalization.
NOVA Labs is a digital platform where "citizen scientists" can actively participate in the scientific process. From predicting solar storms to tracking cloud movements, NOVA Labs participants can take part in real-world investigations by visualizing, analyzing, and sharing the same data that scientists use.
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