Raspberry Pi in the Sky!

Readying the Raspberry Pi for kite flying.

PublicLaboratory¬†is a fantastic citizen scientist organization with really useful projects like DIY spectrometers (for finding out what’s really in stuff) and aerial mapping for monitoring of oil spills, landfills, etc. They’ve done some fantastic work using the continuous shooting mode of consumer cameras, including converting them to near infrared. The... Read more »

World Control: A Demonstration

Global domination, at your fingertips.

Pick up a copy of the new issue of MAKE and check out Steve Lodefink's "world control panel," but also have a look at this video of Steve's son Harlan demonstrating all the features of the device. If it doesn't bring a smile to your face, nothing will. Read more »