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by liz about 14 hours ago | 0 | 36 | 1

For context, staff and some community members of Public Lab are in a long term conversation about...

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Could decentralization assist in handling personal health data?

by liz 3 days ago | 0 | 45 | 0

There are a few things i have in mind in asking this question, One, handling personal health d...

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article on vertical consolidation in for-profit scholarly research infrastructure

by liz 3 days ago | 0 | 75 | 1

_lead image from http://knowledgegap.org/index.php/sub-projects/rent-seeking-and-financialization...

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What kinds of surface design / decoration can i apply to kombucha leather?

by liz 4 days ago | 0 | 61 | 0

Can i paint kombucha leather? What kinds of ink or pigment stick?

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How do I dye kombucha leather?

by liz 4 days ago | 1 | 76 | 0

Why is kombucha leather mostly brown? I see that [KombuchaArt](https://www.etsy.com/shop/Kombucha...

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What are some techniques for drying kombucha leather?

by liz 4 days ago | 0 | 62 | 0

_lead image from http://fashionfuturebyanika.blogspot.com/2011/03/designer-profile-suzanne-lee.ht...

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How can i manipulate kombucha leather?

by liz 4 days ago | 0 | 60 | 0

lead image by http://www.instructables.com/id/Kombucha-Fabric/ I have a sheet of dried kombucha...

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Does it matter what kind of tea i use to grow kombucha?

by liz 4 days ago | 1 | 60 | 0

The activity https://publiclab.org/notes/liz/01-19-2018/grow-kombucha-leather specifies Red Rose ...

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Grow kombucha leather

by liz 5 days ago | 0 | 59 | 0

By Oliver Kellhammer and [Parsons Sustainable Systems](https://courses...

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Distributed web + Data Together meetup today 4pm in NYC

by liz about 1 month ago | 1 | 76 | 0

Here's a just-in-time invite for anyone to stop by the New Lab at 4pm today and hang out with fol...

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Risks to public comment

by liz about 2 months ago | 3 | 121 | 1

Lead image by FRANK AUGUGLIARO for WIred, article linked below Public comment is a governme...

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How to identify herbicide known as Dicamba or identify the damage it causes?

by liz 3 months ago | 0 | 120 | 0

I'm posting this question on behalf of a farming community member. Dicamba is a namebrand Monsant...

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What are examples of citizen science projects that have tested water for pH?

by liz 4 months ago | 0 | 140 | 1

I would love to learn about how groups of people have organized around pH testing their local wat...

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When is litmus paper not good enough for measuring pH?

by liz 4 months ago | 0 | 132 | 0

When measuring pH, when should I start using a device that gives quantitative measurements vs jus...

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How has pH testing evolved over time?

by liz 4 months ago | 0 | 119 | 0

Image credit to [Kellie Griffen][1] I'm wondering how the very first measurement of pH was condu...

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Who is developing smart-form?

by liz 4 months ago | 0 | 89 | 0

Who is developing smart-form?

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how open data practices help science research

by liz 4 months ago | 0 | 209 | 1

lead image from https://www.nature.com/articles/s41559-017-0160 Posting an interesting article...

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Final posts for Google Summer of Code

by liz 5 months ago | 1 | 131 | 1

Very exciting to reach the final stages of a summer full of great collaborations and meaningful p...

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What type of health issues are associated with inhalation of ultrafine particles?

by liz 6 months ago | 0 | 98 | 0

What type of health issues are associated with inhalation of ultrafine particles? ...

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What do the terms attainment and nonattainment mean?

by liz 6 months ago | 0 | 97 | 0

re: local air quality

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Why does the first elevation reading show up about order of magnitude too large?

by liz 7 months ago | 0 | 83 | 0

Love the nano data logger, just trying it for the first time -- noticed the first elevation readi...

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Tim Dye's amazing timeline of the air sensor revolution

by liz 7 months ago | 0 | 127 | 0

above: a canary and a coal miner Visit this timeline at http://tdenviro.com/brief-history-air-...

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Re-posting 2016 Dustduino report

by liz 7 months ago | 0 | 123 | 1

Re-posting from the sensor journalism list: excerpt of @Willie Shubert's message from March 24, 2...

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Issue briefing: ultrafine particle pollution from dehydrated biosolids

by liz 7 months ago | 1 | 136 | 2

lead image: co-product being dumped onto agricultural fields Slaughterhouses, human waste t...

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