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Insights from MakerKids, one of the world's only makerspaces for kids. Read more »

Make: Lego and Arduino Projects

Brian Jepson got Lego beams and gears the best way possible: he printed them. Read more »

EK01 Earth & Space Science Kit Prototype

Congratulation to Robert Bruce Thompson, author and co-author of many Make: Books for taking honorable mention in the prototype category of the Science, Play and Research Kit (SPARK) Competition. Read more »

The Camera is Placed Squarely Above the book.

Use the power of Lego Mindstorms and a Raspberry Pi to digitize and vocalize books. Read more »


The 3300 sq. ft. SLO Makerspace ¬†opened its doors to the public. Read more »

The MetaWear board next to a quarter for scale.

People have been predicting wearables would be the next big thing for about as long as I've been involved in technology, but this time they might be right. Read more »


The triumphant return of the Secret-Knock Gumball Machine. New and improved! Read more »