Unlike the work of a single scientist, a large online community can combine the independent assessments of many non-experts, thereby gaining the “wisdom of crowds” in which the group opinion is equal to or better than that of any one expert (or the best computer algorithms currently available).
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March 10, 2014 By Michael Kieran
July 16, 2012 By Michael Kieran
More than just a shared concern, a community is a shared identity, and joining a community redefines the possibility of who you are.