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.

Latest from Gareth Branwyn


Cool off and get creative with some of our best DIY popsicle recipes. Read more »


Get yourself started in woodworking with this simple and lovely pizza peel. Read more »


The basics on properly wrapping pipe threads with Teflon tape. Read more »


See the award-winning documentary about the early 21st century steampunk scene. Read more »


Recycling political campaign yard signs into a micro camper/micro shelter. Read more »


Teach your kids a healthy respect for combustion and fire with these awesome matchstick rockets. Read more »