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The ecology and history of forests and landscapes, and new ways to see these things. High-resolution stitched images of vegetation, including low elevation aerial photography and multispectral imaging. Design and distribution of 3D printed aerial photography rigs and microcontroller gadgets via the KAPtery. Tweeting these things.

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Real time and temperature

by cfastie 23 days ago | 2 | 168 | 2

I had some [Mini Pearl Loggers][1] outside this month and encountered three potential problems re...

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How to make a low power timer

by cfastie 27 days ago | 1 | 150 | 2

I decided to turn the [DIY low power timer](https://publiclab.org/notes/cfastie/01-24-2018/a-diy-...

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A DIY low power timer

by cfastie 28 days ago | 1 | 167 | 1

[Adding a low power timer to a data logger](https://publiclab.org/notes/cfastie/01-23-2018/new-da...

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New data loggers for long-term logging

by cfastie 29 days ago | 0 | 156 | 2

_Above: Two Mini Pearl Loggers are in yogurt containers in my woodshed. BME280 sensors extend abo...

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Will trigonometry help an Arduino measure water depth?

by cfastie about 2 months ago | 0 | 327 | 1

A prototype of the [tilting-arm water level measurer](https://publiclab.org/notes/cfastie/12-09-2...

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Public Lab's Big Red Christmas Balls

by cfastie about 2 months ago | 0 | 122 | -1

Public Lab's new Mini Balloon Mapping Kit lets your small camera fly, and it's also great for hol...

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Log all the data with Adafruit's TPL5110 Low Power Timer

by cfastie 2 months ago | 2 | 360 | 1

Most of the data logging I did this summer and fall was to learn how to make a data logger operat...

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Memory of Feathers

by cfastie 2 months ago | 1 | 165 | 1

I made some modifications to the data logging and control [device that is hooked up to the fan on...

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Longer Mini Pearl logging

by cfastie 2 months ago | 0 | 231 | 1

In mid October I started three [Mini Pearl Data Loggers](https://publiclab.org/wiki/mini-pearl-lo...

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Will an Arduino measure water depth?

by cfastie 2 months ago | 0 | 334 | 1

_Above: My newly renovated springhouse. I have not seen water exiting the overflow pipes in sever...

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Putting sensor data to work

by cfastie 3 months ago | 1 | 250 | 1

I have been using a Nano Data Logger to [monitor th...

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Yule logging

by cfastie 3 months ago | 9 | 250 | 3

I heat my house in Vermont with a woodstove. There is an oil furnace which I use on really cold d...

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Adafruit Feathers for datalogging

by cfastie 3 months ago | 3 | 877 | 0

Two years ago, Adafruit introduced a new line of Arduino compatible microcontroller boards. The...

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Winds aloft: and a camera too

by cfastie 4 months ago | 0 | 251 | 0

I have made [four kite flights with anemometers](https://publiclab.org/tag/series:diy-wind-sensor...

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Winds aloft: sensor overload

by cfastie 4 months ago | 5 | 158 | 0

I have been including anemometers in the payload of kite flights for a few months ([series of res...

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Scenes from a LEAFFEST

by cfastie 5 months ago | 2 | 155 | 0

Share a few of your LEAFFEST photos in a comment below. LEAFFEST went very smoothly this year,...

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LEAFFEST Aeropod flight

by cfastie 5 months ago | 0 | 178 | 1

A LEAFFEST goal was to fly both an Aeropod and a SkyPod to compare their sensor results. Both can...

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NASA Aeropod unboxing

by cfastie 5 months ago | 0 | 208 | 1

The NASA Aeropod arrived this week in a box and...

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Join us at LEAFFEST 2017

by cfastie 5 months ago | 4 | 328 | 2

Above: A precocious sugar maple on September 8 at LEAFFEST HQ. WHAT: An annual Public Lab ...

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Mini Pearl Logger longer

by cfastie 6 months ago | 0 | 197 | 1

I made some incremental progress getting the Mini Pearl Logger to log data for more than two week...

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Winds aloft: less noise

by cfastie 6 months ago | 7 | 262 | 1

My first results from a [Modern Device wind sensor](https://moderndevice.com/product/wind-sensor-...

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Assembling a SkyPod GPS logger

by cfastie 7 months ago | 0 | 196 | 0

Above: A lot of soldering is required to assemble these parts into a data logger. Assembling a...

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Winds aloft

by cfastie 7 months ago | 3 | 315 | 3

_Above: This seven foot Rokkaku kite lifted a two pound camera rig with EOS M and SkyPod data log...

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Redstone Rig 2.0

by cfastie 7 months ago | 3 | 226 | 1

Three and a half years ago I posted [a research note](https://publiclab.org/notes/cfastie/03-27-2...

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Choose a camera for aerial photography

by liz 12 months ago | 2 | 186 | 1

Image from [Ebay seller Goodwill Maine](http://www.ebay.com/usr/goodwill-maine?trksid=p2047675....

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What goes into choosing a topic name?

by liz over 1 year ago | 2 | 428 | 3

_above: sketch of figuring out how to organize "air" into a research area, and which methods are ...

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conductivity sensor electrolysis a concern in moving water?

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MadTinker asked about 11 days ago

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Canon PowerShot SD750

rjun86 asked about 26 days ago

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What is the latest thinking of red / blue filters for NDVI?

stevesteve asked about about 1 month ago

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Best PLab demo ideas for a large group?

pdhixenbaugh asked about 3 months ago

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Helium alternative

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mrw0116 asked about 3 months ago

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How does Riffle compatible with 5V sensors?

shanlter asked about 4 months ago

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How to share a study from Research Gate as Public Lab Research Note

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Zengirl2 asked about 5 months ago

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What rocks are native to Salisbury, VT?

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kgradow1 asked about 5 months ago

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STEM appropriate projects?

MadTinker asked about 5 months ago

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What should we do at LEAFFEST?

cfastie asked about 5 months ago

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How do you merge GPS logger data into photographs?

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warren asked about 6 months ago

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