Month: November 2016

The Open-V, World’s First RISC-V-based Open Source Microcontroller

The Open-V, World’s First RISC-V-based Open Source Microcontroller

A fully open source, Arduino-compatible microcontoller based on the RISC-V architecture.

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6 Common Problems to Avoid When Building a Strandbeest

Theo Jansen’s Strandbeest has no doubt inspired many makers. Here’s some tips if you’d like to recreate your own.

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Ghosts, Magic, and a Kraken… Check Out the Winners of Our Halloween Contest

Ghosts, Magic, and a Kraken… Check Out the Winners of Our Halloween Contest

We have 6 lucky winners! Check out their awesome projects.

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How to Replace Dead Battery Pack Cells

How to Replace Dead Battery Pack Cells

It’s fairly easy and cost-effective to replace the dead cells on rechargeable battery packs.

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Watch This Mesmerizing Sculpture of Franz Kafka Shift and Reassemble

Watch This Mesmerizing Sculpture of Franz Kafka Shift and Reassemble

In the heart of Prague, artist David Černý has constructed a massive, shifting sculpture of Franz Kafka’s head.

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Go Primitive and Make a Spatula from Firewood

Go Primitive and Make a Spatula from Firewood

Zach Beane didn’t need to go further than the firewood pile for his stove to make these cool spatulas and wooden spoon.

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