Science

Build your own open source solar panels

Build your own open source solar panels
The inventors of the SunZilla project aim to make it easier, cleaner, portable, quiet, and completely open source.Read more

7 science projects powered by open source GIS

7 science projects powered by open source GIS
FOSS4G North America is taking place in Raleigh, NC next week. We highlight some of the ways open source geographic tools are changing science.Read more

Measurement Lab explores the current state of the Internet

M-Lab explores the current state of the Internet
M-Lab is the largest open Internet data project powered by crowdsourcing measurements of people's Internet connections from around the world.Read more

Open sourcing planet discovery with PANOPTES

Open sourcing planet discovery with PANOPTES
The creators of PANOPTES believe a network of small telescopes can be just as powerful as some of the world's largest.Read more

Experimenting with the Raspberry Pi Sense HAT

Experimenting with the Raspberry Pi Sense HAT
The Opensource.com team has been fascinated by the Raspberry Pi Sense HAT , a low-cost addon for the Raspberry Pi that enables astronauts and citizen...Read more

Which field of research would you like to see more collaboration in?

If scientific research, procedures, and data are all publicly available, researchers can work together to verify findings, test hypotheses, and...Read more

5 Eclipse tools for processing and visualizing data

5 Eclipse tools for processing and visualizing data
Five highly sophisticated scientific workbenches to help scientists and researchers to quickly make sense of their data in a reproducible way.Read more

A tool to help you find your next STEM role model

A tool to help conference organizers find diverse speakers
STEMM Role Models helps connect event organizers with presenters from underrepresented groups.Read more