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Determining wind direction with a kite and compass

by mathew 8 months ago | 1 | 218 | 2

During [PM hotspot monitoring](

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MapKnitter map of Penn Dixie Fossil Park

by gburkett05 9 months ago | 0 | 178 | 2

High-resolution map of the 54-acre Penn Dixie site taken from my Phantom 4 in 2016 Will be impro...

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Flight report: Aerobee Rig panoramas and pratfalls

by mathew over 1 year ago | 4 | 534 | 4

Last week I got a chance to test out an old favorite of mine-- flying off wind with asymmetrical ...

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Stormy O. Weathers' Horned Allison- towards a kite wind speed meter

by mathew over 1 year ago | 1 | 1,178 | 1

Over the past three years me and @Ecta64 have posted a few notes investigating [using a kite itse...

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Pole NDVI of deer grazing

by cfastie over 1 year ago | 4 | 1,785 | 6

This month Nature published an article with the following assertions: There is three time...

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Nalgene submarine

by cfastie almost 2 years ago | 2 | 1,839 | 5

Old Nalgene bottles could be recruited for underwater enclosures for microcontrollers. They are t...

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a pendulum rig flies over China

by liz almost 2 years ago | 2 | 969 | 4

Here are some photos of the pendulum rig we made on January 17th, following along with the commen...

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Passive Particle Monitor Deployments: feedback

by mathew almost 2 years ago | 0 | 1,104 | 3

In October and early November, some first draft prototypes of [passive PM monitors](/tag/passive...

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soda bottle rig for pendulum suspension

by tonyc about 2 years ago | 6 | 1,825 | 1

connect a point/shoot camera to the end of a dowel, protected for flight this is a quick...

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Using ImageJ to process passive particle monitor samples

by mathew about 2 years ago | 2 | 3,227 | 4

I want to document the manual steps of processing the images of passive particle monitors, stepp...

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yet more: small parafoil kite for Mobius camera

by patcoyle over 2 years ago | 2 | 3,125 | 2

Continue to explore smaller kites for use with Mobius Infragram plant cam. See prior [note](ht...

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Musings: Spectrometer Stability

by stoft over 2 years ago | 11 | 1,928 | 2

My experiments with the PLab 3.0 spectrometer and PLab oil-test kit prototypes demonstrated the r...

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More re: small pocket sled kite for Mobius camera

by patcoyle over 2 years ago | 8 | 2,376 | 2

Continue to explore smaller kites for use with [Mobius Infragram plant cam](

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Preliminary testing of small pocket sled kite for Mobius camera

by patcoyle over 2 years ago | 6 | 2,902 | 4

Explore smaller kites for use with [Mobius camera](

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Mobius cameras and smaller balloons

by warren over 2 years ago | 7 | 2,531 | 11

I've been curious about how little helium it'd take to lift a Möbius camera as we've been using f...

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The KAPtery marches on

by cfastie over 2 years ago | 5 | 1,827 | 5

After a year of 3D printing camera rigs for aerial mapping, I would have expected to be bored. In...

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Spring Fling: Building a Better Pole for Mapping

by ddileona over 2 years ago | 5 | 3,312 | 6

Hello! Today I'm going to walk you through the construction of a new pole for pole mapping. T...

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our values are related to and distinct from basic peer production

by liz over 2 years ago | 0 | 2,858 | 3

Back in the fall, Public Lab organizers worked on a [values statement](

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Balloon mapping in Eastern Ukraine

by Alex_the_Ukrainian almost 3 years ago | 11 | 1,341 | 4

are underway here in Kharkiv, Ukraine [ref_1], by me and my friends. I want to report these – ...

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How about a book club on "Are we all scientific experts now?"

by liz almost 3 years ago | 0 | 1,599 | 2

I picked up this great book by Harry Collins last fall after the 2015 Barnraising. It was recomme...

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