Storm In A Teacup

A sensor on Hastings Pier is monitoring waves and transmitting live data over the World Wide Web. Teacups in The Hub connected to this data are exhibiting some rather unusual behaviour in response. Hastings has experienced twelve major storms over the past twelve months, and another could soon be on its way…

Commissioned by Hastings Pier Charity, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. System architecture developed with Horizon Digital Economy Research Institute, University of Nottingham. Sensor produced with Middlesex University.