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Organizer, director of community development, and co-founder. My role bridges place-based community organizing and internet-mediated peer production. Check out the highlights of our community's development. For my emphasis on culture instead of rules, Will Ward has called me The Enforcer of Norms. Because the acronym for "have you considered sharing back?" (HYCSB) is not so catchy, other members of Public Lab have created these graphics to save me from repeating myself. Fair enough. Feel free to edit my impromptu Talk page, find me on twitter @lizbarry, check out my web 1.0 homepage, or go ahead and .

I like playing outside. Here's me flying stuff over New York City:

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I often communicate online. Here's me in my lab:

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16 questions asked

25 answers posted

458 comments posted



Post a new method to publiclab.org

by liz about 1 year ago | 2 | 330 | 2

Public Lab is about sharing how to do things with other people. Have a new [method](/metho...

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Set up your development environment in Cloud9

by liz about 1 year ago | 0 | 291 | 1

**This activity is for people looking for a simple way to get started with the code that runs thi...

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Make the most basic github contribution

by liz about 1 year ago | 0 | 271 | 0

This activity is for anyone who is looking to contribute to Public Lab software without using a c...

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Step 3: Review what others have translated (draft)

by liz about 1 year ago | 0 | 237 | 0

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Add Reviewers to a language (managers)

by liz about 1 year ago | 0 | 250 | 0

This activity is for managers of Public Lab's Transifex project. Please leave a comment if you wo...

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Add a new language in Transifex (managers)

by liz about 1 year ago | 0 | 276 | 0

This activity is for managers of Public Lab's Transifex project. Please leave a comment if you wo...

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Step 1: Join Public Lab's Transifex project

by liz about 1 year ago | 2 | 417 | 2

This is the very first activity for translating the publiclab.org website into different language...

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Step 2: Translate on Transifex

by liz about 1 year ago | 0 | 293 | 0

This activity is written for someone who has already logged into Transifex and joined / accepted ...

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Invite someone to translate on Transifex (managers)

by liz about 1 year ago | 0 | 251 | 0

This activity is for managers of Public Lab's Transifex project. Please leave a comment if you wo...

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Assignment: spectrometry at NAFCS

by liz over 1 year ago | 0 | 294 | 1

This is a class exercise. Please post your first spectra as responses to this post.

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Should /tools be renamed to /methods, /techniques, or something else?

by liz over 1 year ago | 6 | 280 | 0

What's your preference, and why?

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DIY microscope resources

by liz over 1 year ago | 0 | 385 | 2

above: the foldscope docs Here's a fantastic resource catalog from super contributor @maxlib...

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What goes into choosing a topic name?

by liz over 1 year ago | 2 | 415 | 3

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

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Event: Citizen Science Gathering in West Virginia

by liz over 1 year ago | 0 | 287 | 0

[](//i.public...

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First draft of tag graph

by liz over 1 year ago | 2 | 325 | 2

@bsugar used Gephi to make this tag graph of the top 256 tags used on PublicLab.org. If ther...

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Q&A enables automated FAQ

by liz over 1 year ago | 0 | 463 | 1

Asking and answering questions is at the very heart of Public Lab. It's how we get started, it's ...

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Check out these Activity Grids

by liz over 1 year ago | 8 | 1,553 | 8

The sheer number of posts on publiclab.org by contributors from all over the world about 1) h...

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oblique rig for gopro

by liz over 1 year ago | 1 | 889 | 2

I'm sharing one of Eymund's oblique rigs, this one takes advantage of the unique shape of a 52 fl...

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Comment piece in Nature about peer review

by liz almost 2 years ago | 43 | 974 | 3

_Jean-Baptiste Colbert Presenting the Members of the Royal Academy of Science to Louis XIV (oil o...

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Pm 2.5 network in Taiwan

by liz almost 2 years ago | 0 | 1,178 | 2

Our taiwanese friends g0v.tw wanted to share a new project they are working on -- 300 air quality...

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Photos of building Coquis in Hong Kong

by liz almost 2 years ago | 0 | 901 | 1

From the time period January 21-24 [![IMG_3582.JPG](//i.publiclab.org/system/images/photos/000/0...

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a pendulum rig flies over China

by liz almost 2 years ago | 2 | 971 | 4

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

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Oil Test Kit Round 2

by liz about 2 years ago | 1 | 831 | 0

I wanted to run through the Oil Test Kit again and see if i could improve my results. So, I start...

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Oil Testing Kit: 3 scans of diesel

by liz about 2 years ago | 0 | 833 | 0

Here is a screenshot of three scans of diesel oil, set https://spectralworkbench.org/sets/2877 : ...

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How is water turbidity regulated?

warren asked about 13 days ago

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Best PLab demo ideas for a large group?

pdhixenbaugh asked about 2 months ago

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Do you know examples of direct community environmental interventions?

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gretchengehrke asked about 3 months ago

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How has pH testing evolved over time?

liz asked about 4 months ago

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What do the terms attainment and nonattainment mean?

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liz asked about 6 months ago

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Unable to use back camera on an android phone

Vman asked about 7 months ago

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Calculating volume from ground level photos?

warren asked about 11 months ago

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What seeds sprout fastest?

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warren asked about 11 months ago

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How is stormwater regulated?

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stevie asked about 12 months ago

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Buggy spectral meter? Galaxy S7...

sirkubax asked about about 1 year ago

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Is there an iPhone app for foldable spectrometer?

CanfieldC asked about about 1 year ago

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Question: What is the Open Source Community's Take the MIT License?

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nshapiro asked about over 1 year ago

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Does the new Question feature work?

warren asked about over 1 year ago

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View these maps at MapKnitter.org »

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liz was awarded the Basic Barnstar by warren for their work published in Comment piece in Nature about peer review.