With a few household items, you can build a firenado that will put smaller fires and tornadoes to shame. Read more »


The Centennial Challenges program is one of NASA’s shining stars, and frequently has incubated the cash-winning contestants into government-contracted entrepreneurs such as the winners of the Astronaut Glove, Lunar Lander, and Power Beaming challenges. Read more »

Marching band and marchers at Maker Faire (photo: Andrew Kelly)

World Maker Faire isn't just about sculpture and robots and art and fire — it's also about the people whose lives are changed from attending. Read more »


Maker Faire Milwaukee was a huge success with robots and fun galore. Read more »

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It may seem that Maker Faire is just a jumble of awesome projects. Actually, these things are placed very intentionally and with great care. Read more »


Donald Bell reports on his time spent at the first-ever Berlin Maker Faire, and recounts some of his favorite projects. Read more »


Maker Camp is back with 10 more weeks of great making, exploring, sharing, and learning. Head over to makercamp.com to get started today! Read more »