Quick Tips for Sculpting Custom Shapes with Styrofoam

Learn how to cut, glue, and finish styrofoam for customizing your drone with fun, unique, and protective shapes. Read more on MAKE The post Quick Tips for Sculpting Custom Shapes … Continue Reading →


NASA Shapes the Future of Space Design and Exploration with its Mixed Reality Program

Nasa’s Jet Propulsion Lab gives us a peek into the future of space exploration with their mixed reality tools. Read more on MAKE The post NASA Shapes the Future of … Continue Reading →


Regretfully, Your Hoverbike Has No Place in Her Majesty’s Secret Service

See attached: a letter regarding your application to Her Majesty’s secret service for the position of “Lead Inventor” Read more on MAKE The post Regretfully, Your Hoverbike Has No Place … Continue Reading →


Man Builds a Bicycle Camper for $150 Out of Campaign Signs

Recycling political campaign yard signs into a micro camper/micro shelter. Read more on MAKE The post Man Builds a Bicycle Camper for $150 Out of Campaign Signs appeared first on Make: … Continue Reading →


10 Spectacular Hobby Rocket Wrecks

A round-up of impressive hobby rocket failures, and a few perfect successes. Read more on MAKE The post 10 Spectacular Hobby Rocket Wrecks appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas … Continue Reading →


This Silly Racing League Is Shaping the Future of Smart Cars

Racing tiny, modded power wheels is a blast! PPPRS is also a great way for kids to get introduced to practical engineering skills. Read more on MAKE The post This … Continue Reading →


Autonomous Robots, Cars, and Drones… What Will You Do with Lidar?

As prices tumble, lidar is becoming the go-to tool for autonomous robotic vision — and its applications go well beyond autonomous vehicles. Read more on MAKE The post Autonomous Robots, Cars, … Continue Reading →


This 4-Foot-Tall Robot Transforms into a Car in Seconds

Did you ever think you would live to see a real life transformer? This robot turns into a car, and its creators want to build one even bigger. Read more … Continue Reading →


This Week in Making: VR Prototypes, Spy Surveillance, and Leaked FAA Regulations

This past week we took a look at Valve’s VR prototypes, learned how to make a super small spy bug, and got word of possible drone regulations Read more on … Continue Reading →


Use Your Smartphone as Your Car Key with an NFC Lock

Adding an NFC unlocker to your car allows you to open your vehicle with your phone, or an NFC ring. Read more on MAKE The post Use Your Smartphone as … Continue Reading →


This Robot Monitors Avalanche Conditions So You Don’t Have To

Currently, the only way to assess avalanche danger is to hike up a snowy mountain and look at the conditions in person. Robots would be better. Read more on MAKE … Continue Reading →


HandiDrone Brings FPV Flying to People with Disabilities

The challenge is to design low budget DIY Drone Mods for people with reduced mobility to fly anywhere in the world. Read more on MAKE The post HandiDrone Brings FPV … Continue Reading →