• Today is “The Day”: Maker Faire Rome Starts Today!

    Today finally starts the European Edition of Maker Faire. Until 3rd December Maker Faire Rome offers a huge schedule where you can find workshops, performance, talks and events dedicated to kids and adults. To participate you have...

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  • Maker Faire Rome 1>3 December: Circle the date on the calendar!

    The fifth edition of Maker Faire The European Edition will start the first of December at Fiera di Roma. Here you can find how to get there. Remember to subscribe Maker Faire’s newsletter for news, updates and...

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  • Maker Faire Rome: Call For Schools – Deadline Extended To Oct. 28

    What are you waiting for? The Call for Schools is open! Send us your proposal UNTIL OCT 28 !  Bring your project, we’ll take care of everything else! We’ll give you a table and chairs in one of the Faire’s...

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  • Maker Faire Rome 2017: Are You Ready?

    Are You ready for the European Edition 2017? If you are a college student you’ll be happy to know that “Call for Universities and Research Institutes” is open until OCTOBER 15 TH “Bring your project, together we...

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  • Maker Faire Rome: Call For Makers extended to Oct. 8

    Just 2 weeks ago we spoke about the extended deadline to October 1. But it’s not enough, because we’re getting some breaking news out of Maker Faire Rome website: Call For Maker deadline has been extended to October...

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  • Maker Faire Rome – The European Edition 4.0 is coming!

    Maker Faire Rome is a great celebration of invention, open to all forms of applied creativity, from the most serious to the most imaginative projects, from new technologies to traditional arts and crafts. What will you bring...

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  • Earth Day 2016: best 3D printing projects contributing to a greener planet

    In the past year, Earth has seen monthly temperatures reach record highs, Arctic ice levels plummet to new lows, and CO2 levels spike like never before. Meanwhile, the average American is producing four pounds of garbage and...

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  • PreciousPlastic project: dedicated to ecologists and 3d printers

    Plastic can easily be recycled. It needs relative low temperatures and pressures. Look around and you’ll notice plastic waste is everywhere around us. We just need to sort it and have tools to turn it into new...

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  • Facebook puts petabytes of old cat pix on ice for sustainability

    Okay this is not strictly open source and making, but it is an interesting thought about what we do for susteinability and environment. Could you imagine that a cat picture is wasting our Earth’s resources? Facebook could,...

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  • POC21 program wants to bring Open Source solution to the Sustainability problem

    This event which has been just announced as a collaboration between OuiShare and OpenState, has an ambitious plan: bring all the Open Source  creators together near Paris this summer to build solutions for sustainable living. POC21 (Proof Of...

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  • Precious Plastic released Blueprints!

    Dave Hakkens finally had some time to focus on his important side project Precious Plastic: a set of plastic machines, developed to set up a small scale plastic workshop. The machinery is based on general industrial techniques,...

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  • Open Source Beehives wants to help Bee Populations, with OpenSource

    The Open Source Beehives project is a collaborative response to the threat faced by bee populations in industrialised nations around the world. The project proposes to design hives that can support bee colonies in a sustainable way,...

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  • 3D Printing with Marble Powder (for quarry waste reuse)

    Another groundbreaking Italian project in 3Dprinting (seen at Rome Maker Faire). Our mission is to reutilize the waste material resulting from the marbles production process. Sludge and waste are a consequence of the production system, this marble...

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  • ReUSE a 90% Recyclable Printed Circuit Assembly

    ReUSE Project: Development of a 90% Recyclable Printed Circuit Assembly via ReUSE – YouTube.

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