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A simple, cheap infrared camera which can measure plant health -- for geek gardeners, farmers, and open source DIY scientists.

Knight News Challenge winner Public Lab is a community that builds and uses open, DIY tools to research and collect data on local environments. Infragram is a simple, cheap infrared camera that makes IR photography and data accessible to anyone.

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We want to travel to college campuses across the country, asking one key question: What's your internship story?

ProPublica is one of the country's leading investigative journalism organizations. Their next project: a participatory look at the hidden intern economy—starting with a road tour to colleges across America.

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To make government accountable, people have to know the facts. But prying secrets out of Washington is hard. FOIA Machine can help.

Last year, CIR received a Knight
Foundation Prototype grant to build a proof-of-concept version of FOIA
Machine. Today, they are raising funds to finish the features needed to
make FOIA Machine available to anyone who would like to make public
records requests.

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We livestreamed the Wendy Davis filibuster. Now we want to make unfiltered video the norm in politics – starting with the 2014 races.

Texas Tribune is one of the most innovative news organizations in the country. After the world watched their live stream of the Wendy Davis filibuster, the team is kickstarting a project to livestream from anywhere, anytime in preparation for the 2014 gubernatorial race.