American Geophysical Union announces Open API Challenge winners

(American Geophysical Union) The American Geophysical Union (AGU) today announced the three winners of its Open API Challenge, including first place winners Bennett Battaile and Meenakshi Rao for their "AGU Explorer" app. AGU's Open Application Programming Interface (API) Challenge tasked participants with using the broad wealth of data from its 2014, 2015, and 2016 Fall Meeting scientific programs in innovative ways to create an interactive web-based application that added value to the scientific program data in some way.