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Illuminating geometry

This post is a roundup of the Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire—returning to Edinburgh for the second time—held at the Summerhall this weekend as part of the Edinburgh International Science Festival. That’s a wrap for the Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire, and there was some amazing makers here showing off their creations and the quality of those exhibiting here... Read more »

The 36 Rio based designers, engineers, makers, and thinkers along with our crew.

If you were tasked to solve an everyday problem in 72 hours with DIY technology, what problem would you solve? We asked 36 Rio based designers, engineers, makers and thinkers just that question. Read more »

Matt_Garten's_CNC_Spider_Walker

CNC cut gear driven walker mechanism based on Klann linkage. Read more »

Home designed and built ROV (left) and an OpenROV kit (right).

Martin Evans builds underwater ROV’s and he brought three different type of ROV here to the Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire and I took the opportunity to talk to Martin about his builds. Read more »

SplatForm

I talked to Evan Lind—the inventor of SplatForm, a new free-form social toy system—about it, and what it's actually supposed to be for, and how he came up with the idea in the first place. Read more »

Tool Library

You can't own every tool, and even if you're lucky enough to be a member of a hackspace or makerspace, you can't take them home if they do. Which is where the Edinburgh Tool Library comes in, it's a new charity that not only wants to lend you tools, but... Read more »