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The creator of GrassrootsMapping.org and co-founder and Research Director for Public Lab, Jeffrey Warren designs mapping and community science tools and professionally flies balloons and kites. He leads the coding community at Public Lab, and has developed the vector-mapping framework Cartagen and grassroots mapping tool MapKnitter, as well as open spectral database and toolkit Spectral Workbench.

He is on the board of of the Open Source Hardware Association and served from 2015-17 as Vice President, is on the board (since 2014) of alternative education program Parts and Crafts in Somerville MA, and an advocate of open source software, hardware, and data. He co-founded Vestal Design, a graphic/interaction design firm in 2004, and directed the Cut&Paste Labs project, a year-long series of workshops on open source tools and web design in 2006-7 with Lima designer Diego Rotalde.

Jeff holds an MS from MIT and a BA in Architecture from Yale University, and spent much of that time working with artist/technologist Natalie Jeremijenko, building robotic dogs and stuff. To find out more, visit Unterbahn.com.

Photo by ChristopherVillafuerte.com CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


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See the Fraunhofer absorption lines in sunlight

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The many types of evidence

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Calibrate your spectrometer in Spectral Workbench

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Wrapping up Google Summer of Code 2016!

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Last week in Google Summer of Code

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Tweaks to foldable mini-spectrometer design

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Early design ideas for the Rich Editor project

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Announcing a new dashboard for PublicLab.org

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Great introductory packaging

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Announcing a Public Lab booklet: DIY Oil Testing

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Has anyone used a RasPi camera in a DIY microscope?

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What are good sources of cheap bulk giant mylar balloons?

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How do we get data off of different wind sensors

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Is there an offline version of Mapknitter?

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How big are silica particles, in microns?

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What should we do at LEAFFEST?

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How can I add credit for main photo on Wiki?

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What are some sources of new aerial imagery of Harvey damages?

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