25 Sep '11, 4pm

More Cool Highlights From Maker Faire New York 2011

Gon KiRin, a 20-ft robot dragon jungle gym. Designed by Ryan Doyle & Teddy Lo. Photo by Bonnie Hulkower The 2nd annual DIY festival Maker Faire took place last weekend at the New York Hall of Science in Queens. Celebrating "arts, crafts, engineering, science projects and the DIY mindset," Maker Faire started out on the West Coast five years ago and is now a highly anticipated event for the NYC nerds, designers and science lovers. There are now also smaller Maker Faires in England, Japan and Africa. For those who haven't been before, Maker Faire is a truly unique experience. It is part science expo, part local county fair, combined with a bit of a crafts bizarre, "how to" workshops and a touch of Burning Man.

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