With Google's Science Journal Now Science Lab Is In Your Pocket
To extract scientist within us Google has launched a new app that turns our phone into a powerful little research lab. The app called , uses the sensors in phone to measure and record data in real time, including movement, light and sound.
With this app Google has once again proved that smartphone is not only about games, Whatsapp etc, Smartphone can be much more than that. The Android app puts a research lab in our pocket, making it possible to use smartphone’s sensors in ways that may not otherwise be readily accessible. As well, Science Journal can be used to store observational notes, generate graphs, and more.
In 3 words we can describe Google’s Science Journal as ‘doing science simple.’
The app uses tools like phone’s ambient light sensor for light intensity comparisons. App also let user measures how loud a noise is and comparing it to other noises, and recording other things from environment.