Day 263 – Clean-up Frankfurt

Throughout the summer, Clean FFM has been running regular events for the community to help pick-up litter in different rubbish hot-spots around the city. Since March, I've definitely noticed an increase in bottles and picnic remains everywhere. It got so bad in the city in July that Clean FFM made a point by providing a… Continue reading Day 263 – Clean-up Frankfurt

Day 217 – Mars Rover Project

This title makes it seem like I've been doing bigger things than I have! With that being said, spending the afternoon looking at pictures of Mars was pretty cool. I've written about Zooniverse before, an online volunteering programme I've used to monitor penguin numbers, and transcribe anti-slavery letters, and think it's a fantastic resource to… Continue reading Day 217 – Mars Rover Project

Day 160 – Proofreading

Buoyed by my online volunteering success last week, I decided to look for further volunteering work. I found a whole host of different opportunities, some I've bookmarked for the future, but today Project Gutenberg caught my eye. Project Gutenberg is an initiative where volunteers digitise old books where the copyright has expired and turned them… Continue reading Day 160 – Proofreading