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Fire and Ore: Humanity’s Love Affair With Metal

Fire and Ore: Humanity’s Love Affair With Metal

May is Maker Month. But the maker urge is as old as humanity, and many modern maker hobbies were once major technological advances: tanning and weaving, brewing and baking, paper-making, printing and metalworking.

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Bay Area Maker Faire Weekend Recap

Bay Area Maker Faire Weekend Recap

Maker Faire was last weekend and thousands of DIY enthusiasts converged on the San Mateo Fairgrounds to show off their latest creations and dazzle audiences.

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Bay Area Maker Faire Inspires Makers of All Ages

Bay Area Maker Faire Inspires Makers of All Ages

Get ready for one of the biggest DIY festivals in the world! Maker Faire is coming to town May 21st – 22nd.

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Do-it-Yourself Science: The Maker Faire

Do-it-Yourself Science: The Maker Faire

It's been called "Burning Man for science geeks." The annual Maker Faire attracts thousands of amateur inventors and scientists, displaying their home-made prototypes and gadget hacks. In a world where the technological race is speeding up, the Maker movement has revealed that the do-it-yourself culture is in no danger of dying out.

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