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Webcam and PVC Spectrophotometer
MapKnitter map of T
how to delete unwanted spectra?
How do I...use luminescence with the spectrometer?
Spectral Workbench upgrades published
¿como se que mi espectro de una solución sigue la ley de beer?
Troubleshooting the Bucket Monitor
Ida early response
What are ways to monitor for ethylene oxide?
EVENT: Wondering about Wastewater? Join us for a series of events to wrap up Public Lab’s latest research area review!
I asked an environmental planner, “What do you want people to know about stormwater?”
Post-Ida Nurdle Spill from Plastic Rail Car derailment: lessons from Raceland
MapKnitter map of more updates to construction site near Mocho Park Livermore CA
MapKnitter map of BOSSD site
mapknitter export with clean not fuzzy borders
Advocacy and Organizing Community Call
Land Research Community Call
Air Quality Research Community Call
GSoC Report : Tag/Topic System Refinements
GSoC Proposal : Tag/Topic System Refinements
GSoC 2021 Proposal - Education-related Usability Upgrades
Potholes in New Orleans Conclusion
The Pothole Problem: A New Orleans Pothole Project
Potholes in New Orleans Survey Results
What are air quality indicators you should watch for around a landfill that indicate you should take a grab sample?
Creating orthomosaics with oblique aerial images from 1940s in Agisoft or other software?
Join Public Lab Fellows on community calls about air, water, land, and organizing and advocacy
GSoC 2021: Geographic Features Refinement - Final Report
GSoC 2021 : Translation System Refinement
GSoC 2021 proposal: Education-related usability upgrades
Webinar on using hyperspectral imaging in the recycling industry
Is there an automatic filter on phone camera?
NoIR Camera Spectral Response
Announcing our newest Fellowship Team project!
Gas-Calibrated Monitor Explainer
Welcoming Public Lab's new Executive Director
Water testing protocols for Sulfide Mining?
What is some ways that we the people impact our community in a positive and harmful way in our everyday activities?
How do I get others to stop littering?
Tips about seeking funding for water testing?
Proposed Wolfden Mine at Pickett Mountain
Soil testing at a massive construction site in the Lower East Side
Charla comunitaria sobre investigación en agua
Water Research community Call (English-speaking call)
I've heard that hot tap water is not safe to drink--is there merit to this claim or is it just an urban myth?
Hiring: Public Lab Education Manager
As soil and water share similar pollution problems, what research methods can be shared between them?
Join us for Public Lab 101!
For the Bucket Monitor, how many tedlar bags do you need per-sampling?
MiniVol for gas sensing?
Is the Purple Air sensor an EPA-validated tool?
Seeking Environmental Policy Fellow for Fellowship Team
Seeking Documentation Fellow for Fellowship Team
[Talk Recording] Mobilizing People to Act on Air Pollution with the Bucket Air Monitor - a Community Science Tool
Data Visualization with Sheet Mapper: How to connect a live spreadsheet to a web map
Summary of a research area review on mapping for organizing and advocacy
Making a power map at the start of your advocacy campaign
GSoC 2021 experience with Public Lab
I need to turn on the rear camera
What’s New in Land and Soil! Recent Land Community Call Recap (8/16/21)
What groups or agencies are looking at the intersections of land/soil management and ocean pollution?
Hi there! My name is Laurel, and I'm the new Land Research Curation Fellow!
How to report pollution entering your local stormwater system in the US
Post your photos of possible wastewater pollution! / ¡Postea tus fotos de aguas posiblemente residuales! 📷
¿Cómo detectar abrillantadores ópticos (aguas residuales) yendo a un río? / How to detect optical brighteners (wastewater) going to a river?
Seeking a Land Research Curation Fellow
How do I... Test home-made fertilizer
NDVI Drone Mapping Research
2021 US EPA Region 2 Citizen Science Water Monitoring Equipment Loan Program
Student Views: Explaining Science with Babylegs, A Photo Essay
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