The makers of Ecoteclab are into low-tech and sustainable development. We were with them in June at their monthly DIY workshop to create an instrument that measures the wind.
Published 22 June 2017 by la rédaction
As the heatwave drags on, let’s take action! To keep cool without going broke, follow our guide to the best DIY tutorials to beat the heat.
Published 6 June 2017 by Victor Didelot
Nearly the end of the school year. You want to become a DIY organizer for the summer parties? We found the tutorial you need.
Published 30 May 2017 by Victor Didelot
Heat waves are back again. Before you become liquefied, quick, one last effort to make a soda fountain.
Published 23 May 2017 by Victor Didelot
You can’t miss them… On every street corner, in shops and schools, fidget spinners are everywhere! Makery offers you this DIY tutorial for under 2€.
Published 16 May 2017 by Victor Didelot
#Fablab Festival. The Low-tech Lab presented in Toulouse a wind turbine made from salvage materials. And it only costs €15. Tutorial.
Published 9 May 2017 by Nicolas Barrial
Sound waves hide strange patterns, first revealed in the 19th century by the founder of modern acoustics Ernst Chladni, who used a vibrating plate. The DIY version by the cofounder of a Belgian hackerspace.
Published 4 April 2017 by Victor Didelot
Who hasn’t dreamed of having a cyborg-like augmented arm or hand? This tutorial shows you how to do it yourself. But not just any cyborg… a cardboard cyborg that won’t cost you an arm and a hand.
Published 27 March 2017 by Victor Didelot
Spring is in the air, we are keen to go trekking again. To set off lightly, learn to DIY a pocket camping stove from two aluminum cans.
Published 14 March 2017 by Cherise Fong
Whistleblowers, journalists, activists, citizens: we all have the right to communicate privately and anonymously. Tips to protect yourself from the eyes and ears of all Big Brothers.
Published 7 March 2017 by Nicolas Barrial
Recalbox packs in 30 consoles on a Raspberry Pi for an infinite and multiplayer game library. Its interface made in France is simple to install.
Published 28 February 2017 by Nicolas Barrial
A drawing arm raised $88,000 on Kickstarter. While certainly cute, the robot is more of an art forger of your own creations. Why not make a robot with its own style for $5?
Published 13 February 2017 by Nicolas Barrial
At some point, we’ve all been stuck in a hotel room with a dead phone and no way of charging it. One Italian maker found the trick, which consists of screwing the charger into a lightbulb socket.
Published 6 February 2017 by Cherise Fong
Do you find conductive ink pens too costly and recipes too chemical? A lab in Barcelona offers a simple method to make your own conductive ink at home.
Published 23 January 2017 by Carine Claude
Here the tutorial for the Pussy Hat, the pink hat with cat ears worn by thousands of protesters during the Women’s March on Washington on January 21. The fun anti-Trump symbol.
Published 3 January 2017 by Carine Claude
2017 is off to a chilly start. If your fingers are also feeling the frost, here is some DIY extra heating that you can put together in a couple shots.
Published 20 December 2016 by Cherise Fong
Not only is the didgeridoo one of the world’s oldest musical instruments, it can help treat asthma and sleep apnea. Best of all, anyone can make one out of a plastic pipe.
Published 6 December 2016 by Nicolas Barrial
Makery rounded up a stocking full of 3D files for original decorations, gifts to make at home or in a fablab. For a DIY Christmas.
Published 22 November 2016 by Carine Claude
Bart Bakker, pioneer of the maker movement, founder of the Minifablab in Utrecht, Netherlands, has designed a portable lab that you can cycle around with you: the Fabsladda
Published 15 November 2016 by Elsa Ferreira
Astrophysicist David Clements, with a group of students from Imperial College London, has converted the mapping of “the oldest light in the universe” into a 3D printer file. Makery met the man.