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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 and ongoing evaluation. 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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25 questions asked

35 answers posted

27 activities posted

6 activities attempted


Joined over 7 years ago

Add a new language in Transifex (managers)

by liz over 1 year ago | 0 | 283 | 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 over 1 year ago | 2 | 428 | 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 over 1 year ago | 0 | 298 | 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 over 1 year ago | 0 | 256 | 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 | 313 | 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 almost 2 years ago | 6 | 281 | 0

What's your preference, and why?

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DIY microscope resources

by liz almost 2 years ago | 1 | 467 | 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 almost 2 years ago | 2 | 451 | 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 almost 2 years ago | 0 | 338 | 0

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First draft of tag graph

by liz almost 2 years ago | 2 | 358 | 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 almost 2 years ago | 0 | 499 | 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 almost 2 years ago | 8 | 1,609 | 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 about 2 years ago | 1 | 902 | 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 about 2 years ago | 43 | 1,032 | 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 over 2 years ago | 0 | 1,195 | 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 over 2 years ago | 0 | 918 | 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 over 2 years ago | 2 | 989 | 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 over 2 years ago | 1 | 833 | 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 over 2 years ago | 0 | 834 | 0

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

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Oil Testing Kit: 3 scans of 80W90

by liz over 2 years ago | 0 | 816 | 0

Here is a screenshot of my set of three scans of 80W90, https://spectralworkbench.org/sets/2876 :...

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Oil Test Kit: 3 crude oil scans

by liz over 2 years ago | 1 | 1,010 | 0

Here is my screenshot of my set https://spectralworkbench.org/sets/2874, three scans of crude oil...

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OpenHour winter gathering in NYC

by liz over 2 years ago | 0 | 913 | 1

Attending: Carla Green, Green Community Garden urban agriculturalist and Certified Master Ga...

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Legacy oil spills under Pfizer building

by liz over 2 years ago | 0 | 1,137 | 0

Here are three diagrams brought by Randy Austin of NYS DEC from their internal review and trackin...

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Barnraising 2015 Storify

by liz over 2 years ago | 0 | 599 | 0

<iframe src="//storify.com/bronwen9/barnraising-2015/embed?border=false&temp...

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



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