Will Parks

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Colleges look to virtual reality tours to enhance recruiting

Payton Ricci stood in her living room with what looked like a tissue box strapped to her face. When she slid it over her eyes, she could see a college campus in Lacoste, France.<p>Looking up, she saw the town's vibrant blue skies. Looking down, its cobblestone streets. When she spun around, she got a …

Green Aker: These kits let you make your own urban farm

There’s been a recent crowdfunding trend for indoor gardens — a way for apartment dwellers to grow their own vegetables beyond a single tomato plant …

Urban Agriculture

How to build a Portable 420 watt Solar Power Generator . Very Detailed Video Instructions,perfect for beginners

This 2 part series shows you how to build 240,420W Solar Power Generators .The first video outlines detailed step-by-step instructions on how to …

Clean Energy

DIY 1000 Watt Wind Turbine

Pair of Steak Knives With Wenge + Copper<p>Massive Standing Desk With 2x4s and MDF Surface<p>Improved Stove Top Fan (from Junk)<p>PVC Class<p>Hello greetings<p>How …

Home Hydroponic Gardening Systems Reviews Easy Hydro Se

0<p>42<p>1<p>Hydroponic Gardening<p>A great new trend in landscaping for 2017 is eco conscious hydroponic gardening. Hydroponics is a specialized gardening …

How To Make A DIY Square LED Ring Light

Here’s a quick and easy DIY build you can use to spice up your collection of studio lighting. Kevin Kubota walks us through the process in the 12 …

HOW TO BUILD A CUSTOM CRAFT DESK

This is a Crafting Desk My husband I built for $112.00 in materials and hardware. It is a great sturdy desk with ample storage for all your crafting …

Gear For The DIY Maker

Makers and DIY hardware hackers know better than anyone that technology is most awesome when you know how to use it.<p><i>See also:</i><p><b>Smart Home Gadgets: ReadWrite’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide</b>• <b><br>Smartwatches And Other Wearables: ReadWrite’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide</b>• <i><br>TV Streaming Gadgets: ReadWrite’s 2014 Holiday</i> …

The Maker King

How Carl Bass, the CEO of Autodesk, is shaping the maker movement—from his garage.<p>When you first meet him, Carl Bass comes off like any other weekend carpenter. Dressed in a worn T-shirt and jeans, he shakes hands with a wooden grip and has a big, brassy laugh. His workshop is a warren of lumber …

DiddyBorg: the Mini 6 Wheeled Raspberry Pi Robot!

Introduction: DiddyBorg: the Mini 6 Wheeled Raspberry Pi Robot!<p>DiddyBorg is our robust robot kit for the Raspberry Pi. He can be controlled via …

Arduino

This Is What The Skeletons Of Famous Cartoon Characters Would Look Like

One of the greatest things about cartoons is that normal physics and biology don’t apply. Artists are able to draw animals in a way that is …

3D Tractor

3D Tractor<p>by<p>keyboard shortcuts: <b>L</b> or <b>F</b> like <b>Z</b> toggle zoom<p>My Sunday project :)<p>article<p>Dribbble<p>https://dribbble.com/shots/1734653-3D-Tractor

Jeep Wrangler

Result of 1 month of hard surface modeling. Both, exterior and interior are physically accurate to the real life vehicle. Used programs: – Maya …

The Only Flying Car I Need Is This RC Version

RC cars come with the downside that they can't fly. UAV are fun but they can <i>only</i> fly, not drive. The only natural evolution is that we must, in the …

Flying Car

Minecraft: Pi Worksheet

I quite often run workshops about programming Minecraft on the Raspberry Pi either at Raspberry Jam's or Pycon or schools or just about anywhere else …

Sculpteo Introduces a New Thickening Tool for 3D Printable Models

If you’ve ever gone to 3D print a model you’ve spent hours working on, designing, refining, perfecting, only to find that the print is too thin in …

Artist Designs DIY Paper Templates for Adorable 3D Geometric Animals

Germany-based artist Wolfram Kampffmeyer, aka Paperwolf, builds beautiful geometric animal designs that are constructed completely out of paper. The artist studied computer animation in school and eventually realized that, although he enjoys creating virtual 3D models, he much prefers building them …

23 Unexpected Ways To Transform An Unused Closet

No cranny left behind.

Wine Cellars

Running Easel On Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi has been used for everything from a stand-alone PC to an arcade machine emulator but could it be used to run as a CAD workstation? The answer to that question used to be no, however Sacha De’Angeli over at Simple Switch Labs was able to turn that answer into a yes with the help of …

Mustache Season 2014: Support Your Local Mustaches!

In just a few short days, Movember (the month formerly known as November) will kick off and men everywhere will start growing their mustaches for …

SDR: Satellite Death Receiver

Halloween may be over, but [happysat] has found a way to listen to the dead. Satellites, that is, specifically those in the 136-138 MHz and 150-400 …

30 BeagleBone Black Projects book Review - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

If you are new into the world of BeagleBone Black this book will walk you through getting you started and building some interesting projects that you …

Make Your Own Cardboard Robot

Goodbye, clunky metal robots. A neat new ‘bot from a German robotics design studio is a DIY affair that lets any Maker with an X-Acto knife slap together a programmable, moving machine.<p>ZURI’s exterior structure is just paper and cardboard, and can be assembled with a few basic tools, like a ruler, …

Building a Custom AR-15 at Home

The AR-15 style semi-automatic rifle has become one of the most popular guns in the United States. Experts cite a variety of reasons as to why this …