LEARN: Color Touch Pendant Necklace @adafruit #adafruit

Make a stunning light up necklace that goes with anything in your closet.  It twinkles softly, showing a beautiful color gradient animation.  Touch the face of the pendant to make the necklace change color.  It’s easy to customize the code to include as many different…

Maker Update: Kitty Cruiser

This week on Maker Update, an electric skateboard for cats, HP goes metal, a solenoid drum machine, flexible 3D printed masks, two light-up ghost toys, a Zelda bladesaw, and an all-seeing skull. Keep Maker Update independent. Support it on Patreon. https://www.patreon.com/makerprojectlab Get Maker Update weekly…

Ginseng Ficus bonsai work and tree updates, The Bonsai Zone, Sept 2018

I am refining the root base on my Ginseng Ficus microcarpa and pruning the top before the tree goes inside for the winter. This tree is one of the Ficus sisters, called “Fancy”. I have lots of updates of my trees and I have some…

Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Kit-Bashing and Scratch-Building!

Adam goes back to his roots as a spaceship modelmaker in this week’s build, using scratch-building and kit-bashing to make a scale model inspired by a piece of art by the legendary Jean “Moebius” Giraud. Along the way, Adam shares many tips for working with…

10 Countries That Have Extremely Different Concepts of Male Beauty

You know how the old saying goes, “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.” It really couldn’t be more accurate! What’s considered attractive is totally different for everybody. And it’s not just about looks here either. Where we’re from can subconsciously influence our idea…

How to Reuse Models Cleverly to Make So Many Ceratopes

Want to get in on the #lowpolydino action before the price goes up? http://bit.ly/prepostLPD Sometimes it’s possible to quickly remix a model to make a lot of variations from one with clever use of skeleton rigs and model duplication. Such was the case when modeling…

Adam Savage Incognito at Comic-Con 2018!

Watch Adam’s build of this costume here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WnJDYjbWCwI Adam goes on his annual incognito walk through San Diego Comic-Con, this time on the 49th anniversary of the Moon landing! His costume this year is a replica of the first high-altitude pressure suit, made in 1935…