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Pradeepta Mohanty, 30, an engineer from Madhya Pradesh, scans footage of space on his laptop and marks objects that could indicate unique galaxies.(Mujeeb Faruqui / HT Photo)

They study galaxies, help predict landslides: Meet India’s citizen scientists

Hindustan Times | By Krutika Behrawala
UPDATED ON APR 08, 2018 11:44 AM IST
Average people — school students, engineers, retired bankers — are helping gather data across the country, in fields as varied as astronomy and archaeology.
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