Sean Michael Ragan

Sean Michael Ragan

I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I am a long-time contributor to MAKE magazine and My work has also appeared in ReadyMade, c't – Magazin für Computertechnik, and The Wall Street Journal.

Latest from Sean Michael Ragan


Easy DIY design projects beautiful unbroken jet of water up to 15'. Read more »


Internet-connected vertical gardening system promises land, labor savings. Read more »

The first part out of Durand's "Mini Molder" vending machine, from an original Mold-a-Rama  mold element.

A Disney imagineer's take on the legendary injection-molding vending machine. Read more »


Build them from scratch, buy them complete, or meet somewhere in the middle. Read more »


Dog-size insectoid robot features anodized aluminum frame, inline skate wheels. Read more »


Cloud-based carnival game brings crowds together for collaborative play. Read more »


Junk assemblage costume prosthesis creates the illusion of an extra limb. Read more »