The Astro Pi (Credit: Raspberry Pi Foundation)

On Thursday the Orb-4 mission to resupply the ISS is scheduled to launch from Cape Canaveral, and onboard will be two Raspberry Pi boards on their way to the orbital outpost. Read more »

Yep, that's a giant pencil

If you asked Dr. Seuss and M.C. Escher to make a jungle gym, you'd get the City Museum In St. Louis. Read more »


A standing vinyl cutter for the price of a desktop version. Read more »


3D printing with standard plastics is amazing in its own right, but printing with alternative filaments is a step up to a new level. Read more »


Watch and learn how a retractable pen is constructed, and how its anatomy allows it to function. Read more »


Crease and glue some decorative paper into festive Christmas Tree ornaments. Read more »

DIY Can Crusher

Internet culture plays a huge role in discouraging some female Makers from sharing their projects. Read more »