Open Source Beehives

geschrieben von Stefan Meretz am 17. März 2014, 06:56 Uhr

There is a huge need for research on the causes of bee deaths. Open Source Beehives [1] is a project to monitor and track the health and behavior of bee colonies. Watch the really cool video and the further video below.

From the project description:

The Open Source Beehives project is a collaborative response to the threat faced by bee populations in industrialised nations around the world. The project proposes to design hives that can support bee colonies in a sustainable way, to monitor and track the health and behaviour of a colony as it develops. Each hive contains an open source sensory kit, The Smart Citizen Kit (SCK), which can transmit to an open data platform: Smartcitizen.me

These sensor enhanced hive designs are open and freely available online, the data collected from each hive is published together with geolocations allowing for a further comparison and analysis of the hives.


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[1] Open Source Beehives: http://www.opensourcebeehives.net/

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