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Research by stevie 2563 research notes and wiki edits starting about 4 years ago


Bay Area Maker Faire!

by stevie 8 days ago | 0 | 267 | 1

Public Lab will be hosting a community science space at the San Francisco Maker Faire this coming...

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Event: Mapping wetlands and algae blooms

by stevie 18 days ago | 1 | 410 | 0

Recently, Lake Pontchartrain suffered from a harmful algae bloom. This bloom was spotted along th...

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Mapping Turkey Creek, Gulfport, MS

by stevie 22 days ago | 0 | 137 | 1

We've been exploring the Turkey Creek Watershed in Gulfport, Mississippi with the Steps Coalition...

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LaMotte and Earth Force low cost Water Monitoring kit

by stevie about 1 month ago | 0 | 222 | 2

We've been working with the Boys and Girls club in Gulfport, Mississippi with the Steps coalition...

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Can MiniVol (TAS Particulate Matter Monitor) measure Black Carbon or Elemental Carbon?

by stevie about 1 month ago | 0 | 90 | 0

I'm working with a group who's interested in using the mini-vol. They are wondering if the MiniVo...

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What are water quality parameters we should monitor to understand our local stream health?

by stevie 2 months ago | 0 | 105 | 0

I'm interested in learning more about what water quality parameters we should be looking into if ...

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What are good resources for teaching middle school age children about water quality parameters?

by stevie 2 months ago | 0 | 94 | 0

I'm working with a group of students who are interested in learning about water quality and the h...

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How do we address the issue of people posting the same or very similar questions?

by stevie 2 months ago | 1 | 135 | 1

I have found myself and others accidentally (or unknowingly) posting questions that are the sa...

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How do I choose a method for monitoring turbidity?

by stevie 2 months ago | 0 | 132 | 1

I've noticed there are a couple different methods for monitoring turbidity: Secchi disks: wher...

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Looking for ideas on filtering metals, arsenic, and/or bacteria from water?

by stevie 2 months ago | 4 | 157 | 2

A friend just shared [an article with me about "Mesopaper.][1]" Evidently filter "uses three laye...

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Has anyone built a secchi disk before?

by stevie 2 months ago | 0 | 168 | 3

I'm looking for resources for building secchi disks. I [found this one online][1], but I haven't ...

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What should we look for when sourcing turbidity tubes?

by stevie 2 months ago | 0 | 94 | 0

I'm interested in exploring turbidity tubes and other ways to monitor for turbidity. Does anyone ...

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What are good ways to test for pH levels and where can we get materials to do so?

by stevie 2 months ago | 0 | 97 | 0

I'm interested in exploring a few different options for testing pH levels. Looking for resources ...

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Report: Particle Visualization Event

by stevie 2 months ago | 0 | 154 | 3

Testimonial: A farmer in Hixton Wisconsin stood up in front of the group and began to tell hi...

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What types of slides would be good for working with the basic microscope?

by stevie 4 months ago | 0 | 146 | 0

I'm also wondering about sourcing these.

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The discovery of the Clotilda and the community 'still fighting'

by stevie 4 months ago | 2 | 180 | 2

Lead photo by Ben Raines | braines@al.com. More photos can be [found here][1]. This week, some...

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Where can you get the stage for the basic microscope?

by stevie 4 months ago | 0 | 126 | 0

I'm looking to gather all the things you would need for the [basic microscope][1]. Here's the lis...

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What are some activities you can to do to get started on Public Lab?

by stevie 4 months ago | 0 | 134 | 0

We're always thinking about resources to help people get started on Public Lab. This brings out...

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Workshop: Draft an Issue Brief with a group

by stevie 4 months ago | 2 | 178 | 0

This workshop is intended to help you and your group navigate the process of drafting materials...

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What is the best light source to use for the basic microscope?

by stevie 4 months ago | 3 | 146 | 1

We're starting to get a parts list together for this project. I think people have tried out diffe...

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What kind of Framework for Participatory PM2.5 can be used for creating monitoring cities?

by stevie 4 months ago | 0 | 108 | 1

Posting to the Q&A for @aldehyde. See where question originated here: https://publiclab.org/notes...

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How are the questions sorted on the 'Unanswered' tab?

by stevie 4 months ago | 1 | 130 | 0

What happened just before the problem occurred? Or what problem could this idea solve? I went...

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What information should be posted with images taken with a microscope?

by stevie 4 months ago | 0 | 115 | 1

In our open call last week, we were talking about the [microscope-basic][1] project and how to ca...

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