The 'MESSAGE' Project (Mobile Environmental Sensing Systems Across Grid Environments) is a UK initiative to raise awareness about pollution levels by letting users see the smog in their city in real time.
The simulator draws its data from a sensor network throughout Gateshead, Tyne and Wear. According to the 'MESSAGE' page, these sensors detect carbon dioxide, sulphur dioxide, other pollutant levels, temperature, humidity and noise levels, as well as a count of vehicle passages. The data on the simulator is refreshed every minute.
Stats for Real-Time Smog Logs
Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 2,741 clicks in 373 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Real-Time Smog Logs
Related: 68 examples / 52 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-55
Comparison Set: 25 similar articles, including: magical black dirt, smog masks, and pollution monitoring via cell phone.
Real-Time Smog Logs
More Stats +/-
Magical Black Dirt
Pollution Monitoring Via Cell Phone
Camera-Inspired Battery Cases
Hovering Selfie Drones