New Safecast Kickstarter Campaign Launched!

Above: A prototype bGeigie Raku (left) pictured alongside a bGeigie Nano (right)

Safecast just launched a new Kickstarter campaign to find development of the bGeigie Raku, our latest-generation bGeigie mobile radiation detector.  Kickstarter invited us to participate in their new …

Our World Our Data: videos + presentations

Each year we at Safecast work to organize a public event where we can both discuss our current efforts as well as highlight others do work in the open / environmental data areas. In previous years this has taken the …

Safecast In Taiwan: Asia Network Kick-off And Radiation Workshops

Safecast travelled to Taiwan for part of the Safecast Asia network kick-off, as well as citizen science radiation workshops and data gathering tours.

Safecast was in Taiwan as part of the Asia Network Kick-off tour, and held two workshops. One …

Accident at Hanford

Above: Photo showing the 20ft x 20ft hole which resulted from the collapse of a PUREX storage tunnel at Hanford (Image: Hanford Emergency Information page)

UPDATE, May 15, 2017: A Hanford emergency advisory issued today indicates that things are quieter

Mount Juman forest fire in Namie

UPDATE, May 12, 2017: Namie City government reports that as of 3:05 pm on May 10th, the Mount Juman fire was no longer burning. A city official we contacted by phone said that about 50 hectares had been burned in

Introducing Solarcast

Safecast has gained a tremendous amount of experience since starting our citizen-based environmental monitoring program in March, 2011. The learning curve has often been steep, but always rewarding. Conceived and designed primarily by OG Safecaster Ray Ozzie, …