Mike Senese

Mike Senese

Mike Senese is the Executive Editor of Make: magazine. He is also a TV host, starring in various engineering and science shows for Discovery Channel, including Punkin Chunkin, How Stuff Works, and Catch It Keep It.

An avid maker, Mike spends his spare time tinkering with remote-control aircraft, doing amateur woodworking, and attempting to cook the perfect pizza.

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The latest issue of Make: magazine hits newsstands today — read up on every aspect of virtual reality, from edible VR headsets to out-of-this-world software that's engineering the next era of space exploration. Read more »

With JPLʼs OnSight program, users explore the terrain of Mars made from actual photos collected by the Curiosity rover. Photo by Mike Senese

Nasa's Jet Propulsion Lab gives us a peek into the future of space exploration with their mixed reality tools. Read more »

Team Grush Check Prezo

Behold the champions of the first season of America's Greatest Makers, and learn about their plans for the $1,000,000 prize. Read more »


In the back of the Inventables Maker Faire meetup last night, we noticed a different-looking X-Carve CNC machine, with a thicker cross rail and an attached power supply with a new array of control buttons. Read more »

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"What It's Like in Space: Stories From Astronauts Who Have Been There" highlights astronaut's most interesting — and often bizarre — stories. Read more »

Asa Hammond, Niels Joubert, Nathan Schuett, and Zoe Stumbaugh. Photo by Hep Svadja

Drone flying is evolving very quickly: New technologies, new regulations, new applications. The 5 drone fliers tell us their predictions. Read more »


Our favorite Star Wars drone spaceship builder is at it again, this time with the best parody ship possible. Read more »