At a Glance: Chronic Aquaponic Read more

At a Glance: Chronic Aquaponic

“I was a 9-to-5 cubicle dweller and wanted a greener career path.” That’s how Rodney Nolan, the maker behind Chronic Aquaponic, got thinking. So what does “aquaponic” mean? Aquaponics is system of aquaculture in which aquatic creatures (usually fish) supply nutrients for plants grown in water, which then in turn purify the water the creatures live […]

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Celebrating 50 years of Star Trek Read more

Celebrating 50 years of Star Trek

There’s no denying Makers draw inspiration from countless sources and one of those sources celebrates 50 years today. The first episode of the original series of Star Trek, imagined by Gene Roddenberry and starring William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy,  George Takei, and many others, helped define a genre as well as inspire generations of sci-fi and tech aficionados. To […]

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5 Big Things to Do at Maker Faire San Diego 2016 Read more

5 Big Things to Do at Maker Faire San Diego 2016

What Will I See at Maker Faire San Diego 2016? Very short answer? A LOT! But here’s the big five in the form of a little list. 1. Over 200 Makers From robotics to crafts to tech (new and old), cosplay, and innovative projects, there is truly something for everyone! Makers are always excited to talk […]

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Peek at Maker Faire San Diego 2016 Read more

Peek at Maker Faire San Diego 2016

The city has come together for a peek at Maker Faire San Diego! This morning, makers took over the Plaza de Panama in Balboa Park! Mayor Kevin Faulconer and the City of San Diego joined the Balboa Park Cultural Partnership for the official announcement and Call to Makers for Maker Faire San Diego 2016. Surrounded by […]

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Maker Faire Meetups Read more

Maker Faire Meetups

What are Meetups? Meetups are a fantastic way to mix, mingle, and make with people just as curious or thrilled about Maker Faire San Diego as you are. These are opportunities to get local maker news and visit maker spaces, get the latest info about the event in October, and also find people who are excited about building, […]

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