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    3D Printing a Life-Sized R2D2

    August 29th, 2018  |  

    Some time ago, I’d decided that I wanted my own small R2D2 that I could create on a 3D printer.  While searching I stumbled upon Baddeley’s free full-sized 3D printed R2D2 designs on Thingiverse.  He'd broken down R2D2 into parts that would easily fit on a standard 3D printer and require no supports.  Also, his entire project was modeled in Fusion 360 which I’ve mentioned here...
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    Learning about technology as an intern at Do Space

    August 7th, 2018  |  

    Interning with Do Space has been a great experience and I am so happy to have had the opportunity thanks to the Girls Inc. College Bound Eureka Program. Girls who are in the Eureka program start preparing for college in seventh grade and this is my last year with the externship program. Last year, I interned with Charles Drew Health Clinic but this year I wanted to go in a different direction...
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    Come Learn with NET-PBS and Ruff Ruffman!

    May 29th, 2018  |  

    This June we are collaborating with NET-PBS to bring a four-week educational series to Do Space!  The series, called Family and Community Learning with Ruff Ruffman, will introduce science and engineering concepts to children between the ages of five and eight.  This program will use both digital and unplugged activities to teach the concepts of scientific inquiry and engineering...
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    Celebrate Tech for #OmahaGives!

    May 18th, 2018  |  

    On Wednesday, May 23rd, technology and philanthropy will unite for a 24-hour online giving event. Omaha Gives! is organized by the Omaha Community Foundation to grow local philanthropy. The goal is to inspire Omaha to come together for 24 hours to give as much as possible in support of the work of 501c3 nonprofits in the metro area. The future belongs to those who understand technology. Here...
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    Cool Projects Made by Make.Hack.Build.

    May 4th, 2018  |  

    In our first ever Make.Hack.Build. session, sixteen participants spent eleven weeks learning how to create and design physical technology, engaging in a mini-hackathon, and showcasing their projects at the Omaha Mini Maker Faire. Ten makers participated in the Faire and ran their own booths. 3D Printed Allergy Station made by Anjali, Apurva, Lilian, Nikita, and Rohini Anjali, Apurva,...
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    FREE Electronics Recycling Event at Do Space

    April 24th, 2018  |  

    “The future belongs to those who understand technology”… It is also important to know the harmful effects that improper electronics disposal has on our environment. Cross Electronic Recycling is pleased to partner with Do Space because we care about the environment and everyone who lives in it. On April 28th from 10AM – 2PM we are hosting an electronics recycling event. Cross Electronic...
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    Makers of the Faire: DEF CON 402

    April 12th, 2018  |  

    The Omaha Mini Maker Faire is April 14th at Do Space. We are excited to welcome a variety of tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, hobbyists, engineers, science clubs, authors, artists, students, and entrepreneurs to our space to share their creations. To get you excited for the big day, we wanted to introduce you to one of the maker groups who will be there this year. DEF CON 402...
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    Meet Teen Maker John McKennan from Make.Hack.Build.

    April 7th, 2018  |  

    Do Space launched a new program Make.Hack.Build early 2018. It is a collaborative program that enables teen creators to learn life, technology, and leadership skills by engaging in fun quarterly projects for themselves and the community. It also serves as an opportunity for post-secondary education and portfolio development. In our first ever Make.Hack.Build. session, sixteen participants spent...
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    Makers of the Faire: Comic Totem

    March 27th, 2018  |  

    The Omaha Mini Maker Faire is April 14th at Do Space. We are excited to welcome a variety of tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, hobbyists, engineers, science clubs, authors, artists, students, and entrepreneurs to our space to share their creations. To get you excited for the big day, we wanted to introduce you to one of the maker groups who will be there this year. Gilbert...
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    Makers of the Faire: The Bad Habit Collection

    March 22nd, 2018  |  

    The Omaha Mini Maker Faire is April 14th at Do Space. We are excited to welcome a variety of tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, hobbyists, engineers, science clubs, authors, artists, students, and entrepreneurs to our space to share their creations. To get you excited for the big day, we wanted to introduce you to one of the maker groups who will be there this year. The Bad...
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