Recreation http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8214/more en The Making of The Maker Faire Movement http://machinedesign.com/recreation/making-maker-faire-movement <div class="field-deck"> Maker Faire Co-founder Sherry Huss explains how it all started, and where the Maker movement may be heading next. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Maker Faire Co-founder Sherry Huss explains how it all started, and where the Maker movement may be heading next.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/recreation/making-maker-faire-movement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/recreation/making-maker-faire-movement#comments Recreation Mon, 21 Nov 2016 20:39:00 +0000 67771 at http://machinedesign.com <p>This&nbsp;metal&nbsp;Alien sculpture by Maker Orion Fredericks spits flames and greets attendees as they entered this years NYC Maker Faire. Fredericks has been teaching metalwork at The Crucible in Oakland, Calif., for five years, and his work has appeared at Maker Faire multiple times. The Crucible is another place where Makers gather and have formed a community (Photo Courtesy of gidge).&nbsp;</p> Maker Faire Comes to NYC http://machinedesign.com/news/maker-faire-comes-nyc <div class="node-body gallery-body">Once a year, Makers descend on the New York Hall of Science for this epic show-and-tell.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/news/maker-faire-comes-nyc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/news/maker-faire-comes-nyc#comments 3D Printing Recreation News Fri, 07 Oct 2016 20:56:00 +0000 66761 at http://machinedesign.com How the Internet of Things Changed the Olympics http://machinedesign.com/blog/how-internet-things-changed-olympics <div class="node-body blog-body">The 2016 Rio Olympic Games were enhanced by the world of IoT, bringing forth a new means by which to view them.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/how-internet-things-changed-olympics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/how-internet-things-changed-olympics#comments Recreation IoT Engineers Assemble! Thu, 01 Sep 2016 20:36:00 +0000 65851 at http://machinedesign.com From Napkin to Final Product, One PCB Design’s Journey (Part 3) http://machinedesign.com/controllers/napkin-final-product-one-pcb-design-s-journey-part-3 <div class="field-deck"> Follow a designer from doodling on a napkin to producing a final product for a new PCB. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Follow a designer from doodling on a napkin to producing a final product for a new PCB.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/controllers/napkin-final-product-one-pcb-design-s-journey-part-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/controllers/napkin-final-product-one-pcb-design-s-journey-part-3#comments Contributing Technical Experts Controllers Recreation Wed, 03 Aug 2016 16:30:00 +0000 65081 at http://machinedesign.com From Napkin to Final Product, One PCB Design’s Journey (Part 2) http://machinedesign.com/controllers/napkin-final-product-one-pcb-design-s-journey-part-2 <div class="field-deck"> Follow a designer from doodling on a napkin to producing a final product for a new PCB. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Follow a designer from doodling on a napkin to producing a final product for a new PCB.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/controllers/napkin-final-product-one-pcb-design-s-journey-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/controllers/napkin-final-product-one-pcb-design-s-journey-part-2#comments Contributing Technical Experts Controllers Recreation Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:44:00 +0000 64891 at http://machinedesign.com From Napkin to Final Product, One PCB Design’s Journey (Part 1) http://machinedesign.com/controllers/napkin-final-product-one-pcb-design-s-journey-part-1 <div class="field-deck"> Follow a designer from doodling on a napkin to producing a final product for a new PCB. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Follow a designer from doodling on a napkin to producing a final product for a new PCB.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/controllers/napkin-final-product-one-pcb-design-s-journey-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/controllers/napkin-final-product-one-pcb-design-s-journey-part-1#comments Contributing Technical Experts Controllers Recreation Wed, 13 Jul 2016 15:07:00 +0000 64391 at http://machinedesign.com TARC Eyes STEM by Immersing Youth in Rocket Science http://machinedesign.com/recreation/tarc-eyes-stem-immersing-youth-rocket-science <div class="node-body article-body">Teen participants have a blast with the Team America Rocket Challenge, which creates a fun and competitive environment for kids to gain interest in STEM. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/recreation/tarc-eyes-stem-immersing-youth-rocket-science" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/recreation/tarc-eyes-stem-immersing-youth-rocket-science#comments Defense Recreation News Thu, 23 Jun 2016 22:17:00 +0000 63681 at http://machinedesign.com Eagerly Awaiting Word from Jupiter http://machinedesign.com/news/eagerly-awaiting-word-jupiter <div class="node-body article-body">The world awaits the plethora of images and information that Juno will gather in its mission around Jupiter.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/news/eagerly-awaiting-word-jupiter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/news/eagerly-awaiting-word-jupiter#comments Recreation Materials Sensors News Thu, 09 Jun 2016 14:52:00 +0000 63121 at http://machinedesign.com The FAA on Quadcopters http://machinedesign.com/recreation/faa-quadcopters <div class="node-body article-body">In addition to registering with the FAA, quadcopter owners should familiarize themselves with regulations regarding these unmanned aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/recreation/faa-quadcopters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/recreation/faa-quadcopters#comments Recreation Robotics Mon, 02 May 2016 13:28:00 +0000 61221 at http://machinedesign.com Quadcopters Soar to New Heights http://machinedesign.com/recreation/quadcopters-soar-new-heights <div class="field-deck"> These flying machines carry an extraordinary array of sophisticated equipment that makes them simple and fun to fly. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Quadcopters carry an extraordinary array of sophisticated equipment that makes them simple and fun to fly.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/recreation/quadcopters-soar-new-heights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/recreation/quadcopters-soar-new-heights#comments Recreation Robotics Mon, 02 May 2016 13:13:00 +0000 61211 at http://machinedesign.com