This Week in Making: ReCore, Rockets, and Rizza… I Mean Pizza

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This Week in Making: ReCore, Rockets, and Rizza… I Mean Pizza
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Caleb has been teasing us with glimpses of this project for weeks! A bit of welding here, a grappling hook prototype there… and it’s finally done! This episode of Controlled Chaos shows off a diesel punk inspired take on the grappling hook Joule uses in ReCore. It even has authentic grappling action!


This is one of the best articles I’ve read on amateur rockets in a very long time. In a world where conversations about space are revolving more around costs, there’s still a place for citizen scientists to push the boundaries of what a civilian can be capable of… including a rocket just large enough for a single person payload. It’s an interesting read!

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Apparently this has existed on the internet for almost year without my knowledge of it. I was mad that I had not seen this sooner. So enjoy!


Gotta craving for pizza? You can make this simple pizza oven in a day. You’ll be eating woodfired pizza in no time.

Pinhole camera’s are great, but there’s much more you can do with a lens. The people at Formlabs have been trying to create a 3D printed lens for awhile, and Amos Dudley finally perfected the method and completed the very first fully 3D printed, interchangeable lens camera. Learn how they were able to get a optical clarity from a 3D printed lens.


These aren’t ordinary gloves.

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A typical day for Lisa includes: getting up to see the sunrise, bicycling, interning at Make:, reading and writing short stories, and listening to audiobooks and podcasts for hours while working on projects or chores.

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