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A first retrospective on iSPEX-EU 2015

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From 1 September to 15 October many citizens in 11 European cities have taken pictures of their blue sky with iSPEX to contribute to our campaign. In total 5386 measurements have been made in this period. An animation of the preliminary results of all measurements is shown below. Many thanks you to all of you… Read more »

One Thousand in the Weekend of Light

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Thousands of measurements have been made since our official campaign start on 1 September. We thank you all for participating with enthusiasm! With another three weeks to go, days with sunny, blue, and cloud-free skies are still ahead. Living in one of our eleven participating cities but did not pick up your iSPEX add-on or try it out… Read more »

Hundreds of measurements and cloud-free skies

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Nearly a week has passed since campaign kick-off and the first hundreds of iSPEX measurements have been made. iSPEX-EU started out with blue skies in Italy and Greece and, after merely rainy days with overcast in the northwestern part of Europe, first sunny hours now allow for iSPEX activity also in the streets of London, Manchester, Copenhagen, Berlin,… Read more »

Join iSPEX-EU and measure air pollution with your smartphone!

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You can play a vital part in helping scientists to better understand the impact that air pollution has on the environment and our health. With the iSPEX add-on and app, you can transform your smartphone into a scientific tool to measure tiny particles in the atmosphere that contribute to air pollution and its impacts in… Read more »