When in Rome, Eat 3D-Printed Food at Maker Faire

At Maker Faire Rome, attendees will be confronted with 3D printed food — and may even get a taste.Read more on MAKE […]

From World’s Fair to Maker Faire: Isaac Asimov

Warning: this blog post is more thinky-thoughts than usual. Earlier this year, the internet discovered a 50 year old list of predictions made by Isaac Asimov about life in 2014. Asimov wrote these predictions for the New York Times after he visited the… […]

Master Craftsman Jimmy DiResta Brings his Bandsaw to Maker Faire

The master craftsman shows us his on-site builds and says what being at the event means to him.Read more on MAKE […]

From World’s Fair to Maker Faire: Rockets

In 1964, a student asking for advice about what field to go into probably would have been given the one word answer “Space”. Fifty years ago, predicting that mankind would continue to expand our exploration of space was as obvious as saying… […]

From World’s Fair to Maker Faire: Seek and Find and Make

Find specific items related to either the 1964 World’s Fair or the 2014 Maker Faire, or both.Read more on MAKE […]

World Maker Faire 2014: Day 1 in Pictures

A beautiful day at World Maker Faire, at the New York Hall of Science. Neon dancers, cardboard raptors, and toy car racing: it all makes sense at a Maker Faire. Here are a few of our favorite photographs from day one!   Filed under: GeneralRead mo… […]

Things You Won’t See at Maker Faire: The Set Up

We are all scurrying around on the grounds of the New York Hall of Science getting the final things ready for the World Maker Faire to begin tomorrow morning. There are all kinds of bizarre sights and sounds happening all around us the excitement is pa… […]

Maker Authors, Maker Faire

Maker Faire New York takes over the World’s Fair Grounds  for the fifth time this weekend, Saturday-Sunday, Sept. 20-21, and this year it features something crazy, wild, and new: Authors. With a Make: DIY tent dedicated to highlighting our write… […]

Countdown to Maker Faire: The Unisphere

World Maker Faire New York 2014, which opens on Saturday, is held on the site of the New York World’s Fair of 1964, in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.  As Make: CEO Dale Dougherty pointed out, it’s fitting that WMFNY has inherited that spac… […]

Making a Makerspace: Case Western’s think[box] and its great playbook

We’ve known Ian Charnas as part of a team that built the wonderfully whimsical Waterfall Swing, which you may have seen at Maker Faire, on “The Today Show”, or on the roof of a museum in Linz, Austria. But Ian’s day job is we… […]