Lab Pad is an iPad case that’s inexpensive, lightweight, frugal, stealthy, easily sourced, and adaptable––it’s technopropriate. You can purchase one on Etsy here if you like: I launched this project on Kickstarter in November, 2012. While I was hoping it would Read more ›

Envirocasting: Adapting Global Weather Information for Local Risk Assessment


It’s not often that unfunded proposals make their way into disinfecting daylight. Sometimes you try again, and sometimes you just let them waste away among the dusty electrons of your hard drive. I don’t know which category this one falls Read more ›

8 Digital Media and Learning Proposals about Energy & Climate Adaptation, 3 Outliers, and 3 about Water

After ManU went up 2-0 against Arsenal I started browsing and commenting on the submissions to this year’s Digital Media and Learning Competition that the MacArthur Foundation and HASTAC run each year. Some observations: Lots of games and game-like labs Read more ›

new (offsite) appointment at UCLA Art | Sci Center!!


So here is something neat: I was recently appointed a Senior Researcher at the UCLA Art |Sci Center. I’m currently working on a community website for the Leonardo Education Forum, and organization focused on promoting the intersections of art, science Read more ›