Projects

BOINC - Donate Computing Power, Further Science

Use idle time on your computer (Windows, Mac, or Linux) to help scientists cure diseases, study global warming, discover pulsars, and do many other types of research! BOINC (boinc.berkeley.edu) is a computer program that lets you donate your idle computer time to science projects like SETI@home, Climateprediction.net, Rosetta@home, World Community Grid, and many others. BOINC is used by many...

EdHeads

Edheads creates unique, free Web experiences designed to make hard-to-teach science, technology, engineering, and math concepts understandable. Harnessing the myriad possibilities of the Internet and connecting to nationally recognized educational standards, we deliver in-depth content that allows K-12 students and the curious of all ages to learn intuitively in an online environment. We believe...

Green Power Science

“Green Power Science™ is dedicated to the backyard scientist. Our belief is that some of the smartest people in the world discover the best things through trial and error in their own backyards or garages. We welcome all levels of creativity and hope you find the answers you are looking for.” Dan and Denise Rojas of Green Power Science have produced a ton of do-it-yourself...

Open Source Ecology

Open Source Ecology is a network of farmers, engineers, and supporters that for the last two years has been creating the Global Village Construction Set, an open source, low-cost, high performance technological platform that allows for the easy, DIY fabrication of the 50 different Industrial Machines that it takes to build a sustainable civilization with modern comforts. The GVCS lowers the...

Science Buddies

Science Buddies mission is to help students from all walks of life to build their literacy in science and technology so they can become productive and engaged citizens in the 21st century. We have created personalized learning tools, over 15,000 pages of scientist-developed subject matter (including experiments based on the latest academic research), and an online community of science...