What is Public Lab?

Public Lab is an open community which develops and applies open-source tools to environmental exploration and investigation. Read more here

By signing up, you will be joining a diverse group of community researchers and tapping into a lot of grassroots expertise. We're developing new tools to investigate and meet environmental and environmental health challenges, with an emphasis on:

  • low cost
  • data legibility
  • ease of use/low barrier to entry & high public participation
  • high quality, environmentally and socially relevant data
  • creative reuse of consumer technology
  • open source and user modifiable designs

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