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Civic Response

Watch our Live Panel With Neil Gershenfeld About Fab Labs

    In his 2005 book, Fab, Dr. Neil Gershenfeld predicted a shift from personal computing to personal fabrication and how manufacturing could be decentralized through networks.  The Fab Lab Network is an experiment in bringing Gershenfeld’s vision a reality. Today, with the criisis of COVID-19, fab labs and makerspaces around the world are sharing designs that […]

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Games, Food, and Crafts: 30 Projects To Fight Off Cabin Fever While Sheltering In Place

Games, Food, and Crafts: 30 Projects To Fight Off Cabin Fever While Sheltering In Place

30 projects, 30 ways to distract you.

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Your Sewing Skills Are Needed In The Fight Against Covid-19

Your Sewing Skills Are Needed In The Fight Against Covid-19

update: march 23, 2020 – OSCMS has put out a document addressing how you can help by sewing. Please look at this doc to get involved.  For the masses of makers that are eager to help in these times of need, it turns out your needle and thread may be as strong or stronger of […]

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How Prusa Is Using The Worlds Largest 3D Printing Farm To Help Hospitals

How Prusa Is Using The Worlds Largest 3D Printing Farm To Help Hospitals

and a few very important notes about where 3dprinting is helpful, and where it is not

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Occupy Your Self-Quarantine Time With This List of Live Streams Galore

Occupy Your Self-Quarantine Time With This List of Live Streams Galore

With everyone hunkering down at home, trying to stay safe and flatten the curve, there is a big and evident need for more connectivity within the community. Many people and organizations are responding with live streams and other resources. We’ve collected a group of them here for you, and we would be happy to add […]

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Covid-19: A Collection of Resources From Our Community

Covid-19: A Collection of Resources From Our Community

In the face of this pandemic, we’re seeing makers behaving in the most uplifting manner. They’re rising up, banding together and sharing information in hopes to lessen the effects of the Covid-19 virus. It is truly inspiring to see how many people want to help, and have offered not only their time but also their […]

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