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When You Want to Know How Good the Air Quality Is in Baltimore #CitizenScience #tech #DIY #airquality

Technician Charles Epperson shows off the WeatherCube In the world of citizen science, air quality and water quality are hot topics. Urban planners, medical researchers and residents are seeking data to better understand the problems of climate change and pollution. A recent post by the Baltimore Sun highlighted the efforts of a group building their […]

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Manage your Compost System using Arduino

Wonderful project and write-up from Team Boomer Sooner (Darian Johnson and Mike Bradford) up on Hackster.io. A smart system that can help anyone compost. The system aerates and hydrates your compost, and lets you know when you need to take action. Read more. Featured Adafruit Products! Adafruit HTU21D-F Temperature & Humidity Sensor Breakout Board: It’s […]

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Arduino Based Shower Regulator

Via Ryan Chan on Hackster.io It may not seem like it, but the shower is easily one of the most wasteful appliances in a home and expends great amounts of water and energy. According to Home Water Works, the average flow rate of a shower is 2.1 Gallons (7.94L) per minute; this with an average […]

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Gaming Enabled Pen Stand

Stellar project from AdiK up on Hackster.io. Do you have a pen stand that just sits there and does nothing? Can we make it play a game/flash LEDs every time you use it? Let’s find out! Read more. Featured Adafruit Products! Adafruit NeoPixel Shield for Arduino – 40 RGB LED Pixel Matrix: Put on your […]

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Duvet Eating Alarm Clock

From 1up Living on Instructables via Arduino: This is an alarm clock machine that steals your duvet. This invention is not nice. It does not make the world a better place nor make life more comfortable. It will not make you happy. When you are your most vulnerable it will thrust you shivering and naked […]