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Tim Hunkin along with Andy Plant created the Astronaut's Caravan and brought it to Maker Faire UK.

In his presentation at the the Elephant & Castle Mini Maker Faire last month, Tim Hunkin, an illustrator, engineer, and cartoonist, talked about the homemade amusement arcade he has built over the past 15 years and his work at the Exploratorium in San Francisco. It's a great talk. Have a... Read more »

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In a keynote presentation at the Elephant & Castle Mini Maker Faire last month, Cory Doctorow had some interesting things to say about making and much more. “The gateway drug to making is breaking,” he says. “That is to say, every act of making begins as an act of unmaking.” Have a look: Read more »


London is the capital city of the United Kingdom, so why hasn't anyone organized a Maker Faire here before? This was the thought running through my mind as I made my return train journey to South London, after a day out at Brighton Mini Maker Faire in September 2012. With... Read more »