Random Hacks of Kindness (RHoK)

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NASA Wants You To Help Build More APIs

Curtis C. Chen | ProgrammableWeb | October 1, 2012

Space is big. Really big. That means a lot of information, and where there’s data, there’s opportunity for automation. Now, NASA wants your help to create new APIs for its extensive and ever-growing data archives. Read More »

National Day Of Civic Hacking - SUNY Albany / Kitware

Catherine Dumas, Luis Ibanez, Alex Jurkat, and Dima Kassab | Kitware Blog | June 2, 2013

On June first we celebrated the National Day of Civic Hacking in Albany by hosting a Random Hack of Kindness event at the State University of New York at Albany. Read More »

The Open API Universe At NASA

Nick Skytland | Open.NASA.gov | September 19, 2012

NASA has a LOT of interesting data. NASA’s commitment to open data expands the audience for the vast body of knowledge captured in nearly 100 years of U.S. aeronautics and space data....One way that NASA data can be made more available online is through an “application programming interface” or API. Read More »