Earth Day: Planet Pulse

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Winning entries

1st PLACE Student

Eco-thing #1  "Eco-smart-container V1.0"
Intermediate
  • 1,017
  • 8

Full instructions

An IoT device that could help keep the Sandy River Delta clean, as garbage is a very common problem

2nd PLACE Student

Air Quality License Plate Holder
Advanced
  • 1,480
  • 4

Full instructions

Air Quality License Plate Holder uses air quality sensor attaching to the vehicle to monitor the air quality through out the city.

2nd PLACE Student

Portable Environment Monitor
Intermediate
  • 225
  • 1

Full instructions

A handheld monitor for young scientists to get familiar with various aspects of the surrounding environment.

3rd PLACE Student

AirOwl - Know What You Breathe!
Advanced
  • 3,864
  • 28

Full instructions

A project that speaks on behalf of mother nature. It is real time air quality monitoring device.

3rd PLACE Student

InteliLight
Easy
  • 82
  • 1

Full instructions

Society is moving forward technologically at lightning speed, time for light bulbs to catch up.

3rd PLACE Student

Shower Regulator
Intermediate
  • 2,824
  • 3

Full instructions

Learn how to make a device to limit your shower time!

3rd PLACE Student

An Urban Plant Watering Solution
Intermediate
  • 6,905
  • 25

Full instructions

This is an automatic system controlled by an Arduino 101 that improves plant quality in our modern, urban society.

3rd PLACE Student

Lake turbidity and environmental monitoring  with BLE
Advanced
  • 355
  • 6

Full instructions

Monitor lake turbidity as well as temperature and humidity with your smartphone via BLE

3rd PLACE Student

Smart Shoes (Auto-lacing and Generating Electricity)
Intermediate
  • 1,130
  • 9

Full instructions

Features of smart shoes: generates electricity, auto lacing, step counting, etc.

3rd PLACE Student

SensorBoat
Intermediate
  • 151
  • 2

Work in progress

An Arduino controlled boat that takes temperature, accelerometer, and light data from any body of water.

3rd PLACE Student

Air Pollution Analyzer
Intermediate
  • 14
  • 0

Work in progress

PM2.5 harmful to health and research on historical record.

3rd PLACE Student

Be(e) sensitive!
Intermediate
  • 17
  • 0

Work in progress

A sensor equipped solitary bee observation nest box.

3rd PLACE Student

EnLight (Sunset) v1
Easy
  • 805
  • 3

Full instructions

Control your blinds to collect as much sunset light, and eventually closing the blinds for you.

Other entries

FlickMote
Intermediate
  • 1,153
  • 13

Full instructions

Controlling the home appliance and electronic gadgets through a Gesture Controlled Infrared remote for Physically Disabled persons.

Identifying Birds Using Machine Learning
Advanced
  • 383
  • 5

Full instructions

We use the Intel Edison to record bird vocalizations and pass them to a predictive model to identify four bird species from the recordings.

Avoid Injuries with Smart Backpack
Intermediate
  • 2,287
  • 16

Full instructions

Smart Backpack helps you to avoid injuries caused by backpacks by alerting you about improper uses.

Prevention of heart attack
Intermediate
  • 1,226
  • 6

Full instructions

Heart attack is killing over 375,000 Americans every year. and this project wants to stop this.

ioTank
Easy
  • 684
  • 5

Full instructions

An indoor environment monitor for the internet of things which senses temperature, humidity, ultraviolet, and clear light intensity

ioTank

Team Object Syndicate LLC

Smart Garbage Monitoring System Using Arduino 101
Intermediate
  • 536
  • 3

Full instructions

A method in which waste management is automated. An innovative system that will help keep the city clean and healthy

Pollution control & Status
Advanced
  • 276
  • 3

Protip

A smart pollution control device is set near the exhaust of the vehicle to alert the user when they are wasting fuel and causing pollution

Navisys
Super hard
  • 1,503
  • 2

An indoor navigation system along with an automated guided wheelchair cluster to enhance accessibility in standard buildings.

Minion
Advanced
  • 156
  • 2

Minion is for all electricity consumers across the world to help reduce their power costs at an affordable price point using "user-friendly"

Arduino ECO PLANT
  • 7
  • 1

This project uses an arduino uno,solar panel,and and a few other materials such as motors and cardboard sheets.The circuit is very simple.

Tree Saver - A Real Time Logging Detection
  • 7
  • 1

Saves Rain Forest, Saves Trees from Ilegal Logging, Alerting Government Officials.

Arduino 101 plants and trees protector from starving
Intermediate
  • 17
  • 1

Full instructions

Plants and trees protector from starving during summer with Aurdino 101 and few sensors like soil temperature, soil moisture, etc.

Bat-Tracer
  • 11
  • 0

Work in progress

A Bat-tracer says a lot about het project. But it isn't only used for bats also birds can be traced.

High Altitude Balloon Data Logger using Intel Curie
  • 3
  • 0

A data logger for a High Altitude Balloon launching that also beacons over BLE for short range and uses LoRA for near space telemetry.

Self Watering System
  • 2
  • 0

Automatic Watering and reuse

Wildfire protection network
  • 1
  • 0

Some Wildfire in California are caused by human errors or arson many animals are perished during these incidents it is time to end it.

Project Vesta
  • 1
  • 0

This project aims to minimize hardware required in home automation and at the same time maximize energy savings.

Extreme Spinner
  • 2
  • 0

A fidget spinner that can shift shapes

House climate control
  • 153
  • 0

The device will check the temperature and the humity inside the house and change it to a predefined temperature and humity.

Fix Security and Cut IoT and WiFi Energy more than 40%
  • 5
  • 0

DQ switching in the Intel Edison will eliminate retransmissions in payload data, while allowing for crowdsourced WiFi/IoT.

Smart Water Filter
Advanced
  • 28
  • 0

My idea is about a beverage "server" that allows the person to put any size of cup in a padding that measures the size of the cup and fill i

Boat Data Logger
  • 51
  • 0

This is a module that will log data like pitch, roll, gps coords on your boat and store the data to a sdcard for analysis.

Deluminator
  • 12
  • 0

Deluminator is an IoT based solution to reduce the consumption of electricity at home.

Air4Kids
  • 83
  • 0

Air4KIds device is add-on for child cribs and strollers. It monitors and purifies the air and informs parents about sources of pollution

Buoy
Intermediate
  • 13
  • 0

Full instructions

This is a buoy to take reading and display them back to a user.

Motion Alarm
  • 82
  • 0

A alarm that is allowed when the motion sensor capture any moviment and send a message to the owner of the house.

automatic irrigation and crop field monitring system
  • 2
  • 0

in this project, we can control irrigation pumps through our mobile. it will it will indicate the soil moisture according to that we control

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