Marcus Dunn

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Cigar Box Synth is a Fun Time

It’s fair to say that the groovebox market has exploded. Store shelves are overflowing with the umpteenth releases from KORG’s Volca line and the …

Synthesizers

Antique Lighthouse Lens via CNC

Before the invention of the high-powered LED, and even really before the widespread adoption of electric lights in general, lighthouses still had the …

Scratch-Built Ornithopter: Here’s How I Flapped My Way to Flight

One of humankind’s dreams has always been to fly like a bird. For a hacker, an achievable step along the path to that dream is to make an ornithopter …

Secret Book Light Switch

You enter a study and see a lightbulb hanging on the bookshelf. You try all the switches in the room — nothing is turning it on. Remembering you’re …

NES Controller Slider-Based Light Theremin

Having never use a 555 before, [lonesoulsurfer] decided that his first foray into the world’s most popular and versatile IC would be to use a 555 to …

Charles Manson Family and Sharon Tate-Labianca Murders

Charles Manson

This Flux Capacitor watch tells time, won't help you travel through it

The Flux Capacitor from the <i>Back to the Future</i> films was <i>the</i> key component in Doc's time travel technology that allowed he and Marty to make their way …

Time Travel

Blade Runner 2049 Used Amazingly Detailed Miniature Sets to Bring Its Cities to Life

Despite 35 years of technological advancements separating <i>Blade Runner</i> and its sequel, the visual effects wizards who helped create the tired and worn …

Blade Runner

20 Years Later, Some Killer Starship Troopers Behind the Scenes Footage Is Now Online

One of the many reasons Paul Verhoeven’s 1997 film <i>Starship Troopers</i> still holds up is its blend of practical and digital effects. And while digital …

Informatics

All the Reasons Why John Carpenter's Cult Classic They Live Is as Timely as Ever

In 2015, John Carpenter called <i>They Live</i> “a documentary.” Though his cult classic is nearly 30 years old, its themes of surveillance, income …

Talk Shows

200-Year-Old Robots That Play Music, Shoot Arrows & Even Write Poems: Watch Automatons in Action

The robots, as we all know, are coming for our jobs. We might regard that particular anxiety as distinctive of the digital age, but the idea of …

Los Angeles

Solving a 7x7 Rubik's Cube In Just Over Two Minutes Is Miraculous

Yesterday Australia’s Feliks Zemdegs managed to break the world record for solving a 7x7 Rubik’s Cube in just over two minutes and twenty-three …

Mathematics

America's Only Humor Site

If they build it, no one will come. But if you consider why they had to build it at all, things get...interesting.<p>By Alex Schmidt<br>• /<br>• June 04, 2018<p>Anyone …

Non-fiction

Restore Bakelite to Original Finish

Cast Your Own Concrete Charm<p>Restoring 20 Years Old Bench<p>Pair of Steak Knives With Wenge + Copper<p>PVC Class<p>I just restored some walnut bakelite handles …

LED Resin Cube

Restoring 20 Years Old Bench<p>Pair of Steak Knives With Wenge + Copper<p>Massive Standing Desk With 2x4s and MDF Surface<p>PVC Class<p>I have a mercury switch …

Vintage Movie Camera Hand Bag

Introduction: Vintage Movie Camera Hand Bag<p>About: I've always liked pulling things apart - it's the putting back together again that I have some …

Crystal Skull Lamp (made From Resin)

Introduction: Crystal Skull Lamp (made From Resin)<p>About: I've always liked pulling things apart - it's the putting back together again that I have …

Crystal CMoy Free Form Headphone Amplifier

Introduction: Crystal CMoy Free Form Headphone Amplifier<p>Runner Up in the<br>Make It Real Challenge<p>View Contest<p>This headphone amplifier circuit is …

Flames Effect With a 8x8 LED Matrix and ATMega328

Smartphone Macro Lens<p>Secret Book Light Switch<p>Open Source Turtle Robot (OSTR)<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>Hey there, I am really interested in getting into …

The Stirling Engine, Absorb Energy From Candles, Coffee, and More!

Introduction: The Stirling Engine, Absorb Energy From Candles, Coffee, and More!<p>There's energy all around us that's just waiting to be tapped into. …

How to Make the One Motor Walker (without Bicore)

Smartphone Macro Lens<p>Open Source Turtle Robot (OSTR)<p>Haunted Robotic Teddy Bear<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>Beautiful and clever, I built a cicada robot with 2 …

Tough PVC Cases for Anything

Restoring 20 Years Old Bench<p>DIY Baby Gate<p>Pair of Steak Knives With Wenge + Copper<p>PVC Class<p>Another idea to tweak the design - solid endcaps attached …

How to Print and Bind a Book

Introduction: How to Print and Bind a Book<p>About: I've always liked pulling things apart - it's the putting back together again that I have some …

Bullet Torch

Pocket Metal Locator - Arduino<p>LED Ring From Recycled Bike Rim<p>3D Printed Hot Wheels GoPro Car<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>Would it work with a BIG bullet<p>This …

Convert Any Radio Into a Guitar Amp

Introduction: Convert Any Radio Into a Guitar Amp<p>About: I've always liked pulling things apart - it's the putting back together again that I have …

Simple Automatic Chicken Coop Door

Introduction: Simple Automatic Chicken Coop Door<p>About: I've always liked pulling things apart - it's the putting back together again that I have some …

Shooter's Sandwich

How to Make a Galaxy Layered Drip Cake<p>Easy Whole Wheat Bread<p>Incredible Edible Helium Balloon<p>Cooking Class<p>this looks delicous!<p>I can't wait to make my …

Vibrating Timekeeper

Introduction: Vibrating Timekeeper<p>About: insert clever personal bio here More About qquuiinn »<p>I made a watch without a face. Instead, the time is …

Mistick - As in Mist Stick!

Canoe Paddle - Custom Cherry Wood Paddle<p>PVC & Duct Tape Kayak<p>SUP Surf Board (from Homecenter Materials)<p>Rockets Class<p>This is great for cooling my dogs …

Simple Vintage Distressed Display Boxes

Introduction: Simple Vintage Distressed Display Boxes<p>About: I am a fabrication engineer by trade and have a real passion for making things be it …