Name – Rob Simpson

Twitter Name  @orbitingfrog

Job – Communications Lead

What do you do within the Zooniverse? – I am a researcher and web developer based in Oxford. I built projects by myself in the early days but now I help out more generally as one of our lead developers. I’m particularly interested in how and why all of the volunteers want to help our researchers and what motivates them.

What are your two favourite Zooniverse projects? – The Milky Way Project and Old Weather

What is your favourite movie? – As Good As It Gets

What is you favourite album? – Hard Candy by Counting Crows

What is your favourite novel? – Anathem by Neal Stephenson