18: Made on Earth
Snapshots from the world of backyard technology.
31: The Maker’s Bill of Rights
Revisiting Mister Jalopy’s “Owner’s Manifesto.”
32: Transcendental Problem-Solving
MythBuster Adam Savage talks about making his way
growing up. By Paul Spinrad
40: Toy Story
How the creator of the Superplexus turned a childhood idea
into a lifelong passion. By Michael McGinnis
46: Mayor of Britannica
For 40 years, Michael Chesko has been mapping the country
of his dreams. By Robyn Miller
47: Iron Man
Japanese blacksmith Kogoro Kurata forges ahead.
By Lisa Katayama
120: 1+ 2+3: R/C Camera Car
Action cam captures video on the move! By Ben Wendt
GAME OF LIFE:
spent years making his
Superplexus a reality.
READ ME: Always check the URL associated
with a project before you get started. There
may be important updates or corrections.
121 135: Toys Toy car launcher.
Buried cable break finder,
cat toilet training, vintage
Bluetooth handset hack.
Scope photography rig,
invisible strobe flash.
Motion-memory toys, best holiday kits for kids and grownups,
cool new tools, books, sites, and the ultimate Dremel.
164: Howtoons: Rolling Paper Plate
Harness the power of the wind. By Saul Griffith
and Nick Dragotta
166: Remaking History
Humphry Davy and the arc light. By William Gurstelle
169: Aha! Puzzle This
Mixed-up fish. By Michael H. Pryor
174: Make Money: Half-Dollar Bottle Opener
Half the price of a church key. By Tom Parker
175: Maker’s Calendar
Some of our favorite events from around the world.
Compiled by William Gurstelle
176: Homebrew: My Adventure Tower
The coolest playground on the block is of course handmade.
By Tom Heck