1. Things - Cathy Moore Creates Laptop Envelopes


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    Are you worried about keeping your laptop safe during travel? Cathy Moore creates laptop envelopes. She originally made one for her daughter and now she finds all sorts of fantastic fabric and makes…

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    • Things - Adam Mayer Explains The Teletype Model 15


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      Before the internet, people got their news over the wire by using the magical and mechanical powers of the teletype. Adam Mayer walks us through the workings of this teletype he just restored.

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      • Workshop Cooking - Corkscrew


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        How do you open a bottle of wine in the workshop? With a drill, screw, vise-grip, and a broom-handle! Yay for levers!

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        • Workshop Cooking - Scrambled Eggs


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          While working on the drawbot, I wanted to make breakfast for my friends. Luckily I had just the right tool for the job!

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          • Dissecting a Robopet - Take It Apart Tuesday


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            This week I'm dissecting a robotic dog! It should be easy, all I need is one screwdriver. What will I find inside?

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            • Things - The Flying Spaghetti Monster was Created by a LAZZZOR!


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              I'm teaching a class in lasercutting and I needed an example of a simple project for the class so i created this wonderful acrylic ornament!

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              • Things - Jon Muller's Challenging Wooden Magnetic Puzzle


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                Jon Muller created a puzzle that would not be easy and that he could do again and again. He came up with this set of wooden cubes with magnets embedded in them to confuse his friends.

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                • Things - Knitting Machines Are Wonderful


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                  I lose things. I recently lost scarves and so I fired up the knitting machine and with the help of Kellbot and Diana Eng, I had a scarf in no time flat!

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                  • Things - Eric Skiff Needs A Back-Saving Laptop Stand


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                    Eric Skiffs back hurt and his neck was strained from hunching over his laptop. He needed to get it up off the table. Can he make his vision for a laptop stand a reality with a little help from a laser…

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                    • Things - Eric Michaud's Instant Fork


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                      Eric Michaud needed a fork and he needed one bad if he was going to eat his ramen with any self respect.

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