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Announcing Make:NYC Meeting 18

Make:NYC Meeting 18 – Thursday May 6th, 6:30PM You asked, we’re delivering. Lab: Casting and Molding We’ll be covering various casting and molding, materials and techniques in this very awesome Make:NYC. We’ll be focusing on small object replication for rapid … Continue reading

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Urban Farming Workshop – Lee Mandell

In this workshop, Lee Mandell from Boswyck Farms(http://www.boswyckfarms.org/) will be teaching an inexpensive method forgrowing fruits and vegetables hydroponicallly indoors! This class will include a quick history of hydroponics along with anoverview of some of the many hydroponic methods, and … Continue reading

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Bioelectricity: Generation and Conduction Class – Matthieu Boardman

Have you ever wondered how living organisms create and control electrical energy?  Come learn how living cells use nanopumps and ion channels to generate and transmit signals that control everything from how hard you click a mouse to how quickly … Continue reading

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Make:NYC Meeting 17 Post-Mortem

Was I the only one shocked to find that some of our simple medium balsa and cyanoacrylate spans held OVER 24 POUNDS? It was great fun, certainly. Five teams took 24 linear feet of balsa to span an 18 inch … Continue reading

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Take the Make:NYC Meeting Survey

Hey Everyone! We’ve created a short survey for anyone who’s attended a Make:NYC Meeting or not to help us make Make:NYC more fun and rewarding for everyone involved. It only takes 10 minutes to complete! The best part? We’re going … Continue reading

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Clockwork Lecture and Technical Demonstration – John Metcalfe CMBHI

This lecture will cover the basics of modern clockwork technology. Escapements, gears, drives, chiming mechanisms and more will be discussed. At the end of the one hour lecture there will be some examples provided of the mechanisms discussed and some of … Continue reading

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Announcing: Make:NYC Meeting 17

Make:NYC Meeting 17 – Thursday February 4th, 6:30PM I don’t know about everyone else, but I’m sick of this cold weather hampering my structure-building! Support us and give us your truss! Show up for Meeting 17! Challenge: Balsa Bridge Construction … Continue reading

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Linux Learnfest!

Welcome to a whole new type of learning experience!   Traditionally, the best place to get an intro to the world of linux was through Linux User Groups or Installfests. Unfortunately it’s difficult to address everyone’s needs at these events … Continue reading

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Announcing: Make:NYC Meeting 16

Make:NYC Meeting 16 – Thursday November 12th, 6:30PM We’re bringing back a favorite challenge for all you makers! We’re excited to see how new faces and new ideas can take this challenge to the next level Challenge: Return of the … Continue reading

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Urban Farming Workshop – Lee Mandell

In this workshop, Lee Mandell from Boswyck Farms(http://www.boswyckfarms.org/) will be teaching an inexpensive method forgrowing fruits and vegetables hydroponicallly indoors! This class will include a quick history of hydroponics along with anoverview of some of the many hydroponic methods, and … Continue reading

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