For a given watershed (identified by its 8-digit Hydrologic Unit Code [HUC]), STORET Watershed Summary shows the types of data available in the STORET Warehouse, who has entered the data, the period of record for the data, and how much data is available. Types of data can include metal, nutrient, or pesticide levels. Users can find the nearest HUC by entering their zip code in the "Find Your Watershed" data field in the middle of the main page.
National Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Centers (MMPC) are a group of National Institutes of Health sponsored resources that research diabetes, obesity and other metabolic diseases based in mice. The MMPC has made much of its research and data available through the MMPC API. Developers can pull from the data sets to enhance the research with big data tools and analytics.
In January, OnStar announced an API would allow third party developers to integrate their applications with OnStar's platform. Last week, General Motors announced its first partner for API integration: RelayRides. RelayRides is "[t]he world's largest peer to peer carsharing marketplace." The partnership with GM allows OnStar users to leave their keys in their cars when renting a car to a fellow RelayRider. The renter can then unlock the car with a smartphone app or by responding to a text message.
The City of Calgary Historical Air Quality API retrieves historical air quality data collected by the Calgary Region Airshed Zone and submitted to Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP). In addition to...