The crabapple we planted three years ago has a healthy crop of fruit. The goal is to use them in making cider. Adding them to apples supposedly improves the flavor of cider, probably because crabapples are sour. They are also a good source of pectin, which is used in making jams and jellies.
What to do with an abundant crop of cherries? Sure, you can eat them but they will go bad fast. Last year, we froze a large bag of cherries. I got them out in December and once again I had the same question. What to do with them? I discovered a recipe for a French [...]
Industrial 3D printing and additive manufacturing company Stratasys has struck a deal with Bre Pettis' MakerBot to merge in a stock-for-stock transaction. Once finished, MakerBot will act as a subsidiary of Stratasys.Read more on MAKE
A couple months back, Cynthia and Flavio were very frustrated. As a matter of fact, they were about ready to give up. A key element of their “Papapa Party Shirt” (a shirt that will blink to the beat of the music) was a light organ kit, but it was incredibly glitchy and the [...]
Press Release Maker Corps Engages Thousands of Youth in Activities That Inspire Innovation & Entrepreneurship Oakland, CA, June 11, 2013: The Maker Education Initiative (Maker Ed) will announce its first successful year of Maker Corps at the Clinton Global Initiative in Chicago, a gathering that includes NGO Leaders, CEOs, STEM Educators and top governm […]