China + censorship + kites = ?

from Glowing Pollution Sensor Equipped Kites Replace Beijings Stars, as seen on GOOD.

What do you do when the Chinese government asks you to stop sharing environmental information, like air quality stats? You ask the people of China to make kites and monitor the air themselves, sky high and for everyone to see!

Bonus: fake stars on nights when air pollution blocks the real ones. Sweet.

illustration of kite-stars

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LFM to look for meaning. Even geeks can change the world, right? Well, giddyup.
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