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NASA Aeropod unboxing

by cfastie 19 days ago | 0 | 145 | 1

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

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Mini Pearl Logger Replication

by Zengirl2 about 1 month ago | 4 | 126 | 2

The manual by @cfastie does a good job at explaining the basics of the datalogger. I used the sim...

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Mini Pearl Logger longer

by cfastie about 1 month ago | 0 | 122 | 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 2 months ago | 7 | 163 | 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 2 months ago | 0 | 137 | 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 3 months ago | 3 | 223 | 1

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

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Mini Pearl Jam

by cfastie 4 months ago | 2 | 242 | 2

*Above: Some perfectly good resistors that I removed from some perfectly good PCBs in hopes of lo...

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Re-posting 2016 Dustduino report

by liz 4 months ago | 0 | 91 | 1

Re-posting from the sensor journalism list: excerpt of @Willie Shubert's message from March 24, 2...

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The Mini Pearl Logger

by cfastie 4 months ago | 3 | 230 | 3

This spring I did some tests with a [data logger based on an Arduino Nano](https://publiclab.org/...

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Portable thermal IR temperature logger unit

by cfastie 5 months ago | 0 | 564 | 3

*Above: The infrared sensor on this data logger unit can read the temperature of an object withou...

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Data logger shield for Nano

by cfastie 6 months ago | 13 | 922 | 3

Above: The data logger shield (left) snaps onto an Arduino Nano (right). [Update: This dat...

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TechRaking: Sensing the News

by Matt_P 9 months ago | 0 | 82 | 0

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/techraking-sensing-the-news-tickets-30473667560 Developed for ...

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Fresh air collector

by imvec 11 months ago | 3 | 479 | 4

We'll try to develop a DIY system to collect a relatively standard “fresh air” during the initia...

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WebJack: Test without Arduino

by rmeister over 1 year ago | 23 | 711 | 1

WebJack can also be tested without an Arduino/Genuino board. For an explanation of the WebJack pr...

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WebJack: Testers needed!

by rmeister over 1 year ago | 44 | 1,289 | 4

This is a tutorial on how to test WebJack. What is WebJack? WebJack is a JavaScript libra...

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In the heat of the pile

by cfastie over 1 year ago | 3 | 717 | 2

*Above: The height of the compost pile dropped about a foot in a week of cooking. The temperature...

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Compost is hot, says Riffle

by cfastie over 1 year ago | 4 | 1,061 | 2

Above: Two temperature probes wired to a Riffle in the Nalgene bottle. Cellular respiration ...

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Soaring Riffle

by cfastie over 1 year ago | 2 | 1,270 | 4

Above: Is a flying Riffle a Fliffle? It might look like somebody strapped things on to a KAP...

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Riffle campout

by cfastie over 1 year ago | 7 | 1,181 | 1

The Riffle had a campout all by itself in the back yard last night. Here are some details about t...

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Frozen Riffle?

by cfastie over 1 year ago | 3 | 925 | 1

I put the Riffle in the freezer this morning to see if the temperature sensor on the RTC would no...

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Materials Used and Instructable for Blue Light Sensor

by filimon_k almost 2 years ago | 0 | 1,809 | 3

1) Mini Photocell 2) one 10k resistor 3) 3 wires 4)...

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Materials/ Instructable for Blue Light Sensor

by filimon_k almost 2 years ago | 0 | 1,638 | 4

Measure the amount of blue light we encounter on a daily basis -How many hours per day? ...

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Building a DustDuino -- My first Arduino project

by MeganKierstead almost 2 years ago | 0 | 2,619 | 4

I came across the existing DustDuino project and thought ...

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Riffle Water Bottle Enclosure: rubber stopper w/hole + silicone sealant: > 8 weeks!

by donblair almost 2 years ago | 6 | 2,736 | 3

[photo credit: Liz Barry. Shocked cereal box credit: D'Ignazio family] We've been experimenti...

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Stand Alone Data Logger for Field Use

by bhickman over 2 years ago | 2 | 2,194 | 2

Many project require that instruments be left in the field for extended periods of time to colle...

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Getting a Sense of the Future

by vbedford over 2 years ago | 0 | 846 | 1

All past and present journalists know that the media landscape is constantly evolving. With each ...

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My Two Cents on Sensor Journalism

by amandagomez93 over 2 years ago | 0 | 1,043 | 0

Sensor journalism takes data journalism a step further. Data journalism depends solely on existin...

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Pollution to Solution: Calibrating Ozone Sensor.

by epongrat almost 3 years ago | 0 | 2,662 | 1

I want to calibrate my ozone sensor so that I can make sense of the data it collects. Us...

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Don explains the theory behind the depth sensor for the Riffle

by laurenrae almost 3 years ago | 5 | 2,145 | 1

In New Orleans, we have major issues with flooding and stormwater runoff, which contributes to...

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Building a pavement quality sensor for a bicycle, use data to create maps

by laurenrae almost 3 years ago | 3 | 1,465 | 4

During the barn raising, I talked to a few people about an older, low-tech community mapping p...

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