Science Hack Day 2015’s Projects:
Team: Estefannie, Sean, Dallas, Sherie
Brief Description: “Space Beats” was developed using NASA’s data, audio software, and visualization technologies to experience the universe. Space Beats was developed to give people the senses of space.
APIs, data and tools used: NASA’s Sounds(beta) API, NASA’s Digital Universe Stars API, AudioScore, Audacity, Unity, and Oculus Rift
Presentation URL: , http://tinyurl.com/k8cf2yk
Team: Stefan Theard, Ryan Dickey, and Andrew Gay
Brief Description: App that texts a message for you if it detects that you are driving
APIs, data and tools used: Android SDK, Android Studio 1.1.0, Java, Stackoverflow.com
Repo URL: https://github.com/smtheard/ScienceHackDay
“Escape the Museum”
Team: Rachel Madrigal, Lauren O’Neil, Gaby Cruz, Jasmine Wiggins
Brief Description: Created a point and click trivia game for kids to learn different facts about space, dinosaurs, and history.
APIs, data and tools used: Developed using Python and Pygame
Repo URL: https://github.com/rachelmad/EscapeTheMuseum
“The Bat Cane”
Team: Evan Winograd, Jason Cook, Jean-Paul Nguyen, David Sorensen, Bryan Murphy, and Jae Lynch
Brief Description: Created a handheld (or foot mounted) device used to aid the sight impaired “see” and avoid obstacles
Project URL: https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B4FqRJOm_L7TfmZZRlZsbXVXRERxakRKZGhpVDFpSHo4OWpST3hKaXRwUmpaWGlxVjNsN28&usp=sharing
APIs, data and tools used: Arduino, Ultrasonic sensors, K’nex, Accelerometer, Gyro, Piezo
Team: Jaewoo Park, Amada Abrego, Kent, Mocine, Sarah
Brief Description: Suggests songs based on what you are wearing!
APIs, data and tools used: MATLAB, php, bash
Repo Link: https://github.com/aselius/RackTunes-v1.0