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13 Smells You’ll Smell in Every Makerspace

Any given makerspace is full of machines, tools, people, projects, food, you name it. Here are the 13 most common smells you’re guaranteed to encounter.

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Prepping for Waves and Signs

Prepping for Waves and Signs

Alex and Bilal have been working on creating their part of a concert with no sound. Waves and Signs: A conference and workshop on low-frequency vibration with a performance and dance party. _ A project by Wendy Jacob with students and faculty from MIT and Gallaudet University, school for the deaf. Photo from Connors934 on […]

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HOW TO – Detect pollutants with Arduino

Here’s a how-to regarding the detection of volatile organic compounds using Arduino and a TGS2620 sensor – This lets your Arduino smell (and hence you program responses to) overall gas levels for a variety of nasties, including ethanol, methane, formaldehyde, and a bunch of other volatile organic compounds. No explanation as to how refraining from […]

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