Video Snapshots from the Faire

For this weekend’s Maker Faire Detroit, one of our video producers (among others), Nat Wilson-Heckathorn, is there shooting some of the salient sights and sounds. Here are a few videos posted this morning on our YouTube Channel. The first is of a trip some of the MAKE team took to i3Detroit earlier in the week to see how their Power Racing vehicle build was going, the second shows Gon KiRin, the fire-breathing dragon sculpture/truck, making its way to The Henry Ford. Stay tuned for more…

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And to keep up to date with Faire events as they happen, don’t forget to regularly check out Maker Faire Daily. We’ve assembled an awesome team of staffers and local Detroit makers to contribute their on-the-fly impressions of the event via this Posterous-based blog.

Power Racing Series Gears Up

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Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. His free weekly-ish maker tips newsletter can be found at

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