Adam Flaherty

Adam Flaherty

I make cool stuff and write about other people making cool stuff on If you have something you think I should see, send me a tip.

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For the recent Babycastles Summit , the folks at the Museum of Art and Design created a room-sized 3d Ms. Pac-Man installation designed by Keita Takahashi of Katamari Damacy fame. Read more »


Fans of animated wooden sculpture maker Dug North will be pleased to know that he will be exhibiting at World Maker Faire New York at the New York Hall of Science in Queens on September 29th & 30th. Read more »


If you like the old-time tactile quality of a classic manual typewriter, but have come to appreciate the ease of use of an iPad, you'll dig Austin Yang's iTypewriter mechanical typewriter keyboard. Read more »


The Nerdy Derby is a Pinewood Derby-inspired no-rules* car building and racing competition brought to you by students from NYU’s Interactive Telecommunications Program. The first Nerdy Derby will take place on September 29th and 30th at World Maker Faire New York at the New York Hall of Science in Queens.... Read more »


The build video for mechanical paper model maker Kikousya's papercraft walking bipedal robot is a top shelf example of what a dedicated artist can achieve with simple materials. In this case, paper, rubber bands, wooden dowels, and some paste. Read more »


Inside the Gigeresque enclosure by Steve D of Mad Art Lab resides functioning radiation sensing equipment capable of sensing minute amounts of radioactive material. Read more »


This clever smartphone stand from Harry Allen elicits a double-take. It's almost as if the smartphone is designed to fit within its grasp. Read more »