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A curated set of resources to begin looking at the question "What are the possibilities for creating maker spaces in our communities?"
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The 3-D Printer May Be the Home Appliance of the Future

The 3-D Printer May Be the Home Appliance of the Future | Maker spaces | Scoop.it
One word: plastics. There are still kinks to be worked out, but 3-D printers may be the home appliance of the future.
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Xerocraft Hackerspace - Tucson, AZ | Where people and ideas come together

Xerocraft Hackerspace - Tucson, AZ | Where people and ideas come together | Maker spaces | Scoop.it
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Tucson maker space

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Filabot Personal Filament Maker for 3D Printers - Desktop Extruding System – Environmentally Friendly

Filabot Personal Filament Maker for 3D Printers - Desktop Extruding System – Environmentally Friendly | Maker spaces | Scoop.it
Filabot is a desktop extruding system, capable of grinding various types of plastics, to make spools of plastic filament for 3D printers.
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A desktop extrucing system for turning milk jugs, etc. into plastic filament for 3D printers

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Jan Herder's comment, April 13, 2013 9:35 PM
this is an incredible concept, from a Vermonter too :-)
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About Us | School Factory

About Us | School Factory | Maker spaces | Scoop.it
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Non profit that supports and creates community environments for maker stuff and more

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Maker space in a box - brainstorming doc

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This is a document to record ideas for what might go into a "maker space in a box."

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Lessons Learned from a Pop-Up Makerspace for Kids

Lessons Learned from a Pop-Up Makerspace for Kids | Maker spaces | Scoop.it
Over the last two weeks a founding team of makers and educators affiliated with HTINK, a New York based technology education cooperative, transformed an art gallery in Brooklyn, NY, into a pop-up m...

Via The Center for Make/Hack/Play
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"10 days of workshops on digital design and fabrication, physical computing, and computer programming for kids. In the evenings and on weekends we opened our doors to adults and families to come in and learn how to use the tools and materials."

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FutureMakers - Home

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DC-based maker spaces that go out various 3rd space locations

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Hacker Scouts | Make – Learn – Hack – Build – Rule the World

Hacker Scouts | Make – Learn – Hack – Build – Rule the World | Maker spaces | Scoop.it
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Group organizing local hacker and maker spaces

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Makerspace

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Creating a space for young makers and educators
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Resources for folks building maker spaces for youth

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