MZ_CitizenScience-Badge2.gifLawrence Schembri is building this amazing home science lab using lots of recycled materials, vintage chemistry sets, and other thrift scores, plus a lot of clever kludging. Really inspiring stuff. Who’d ever think to turn furniture casters into petri dishes?

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Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy person’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.