The New Flesh Workshop has spent the last 5 years adapting prosthetic fabrication techniques and developing new processes for creating high strength composite armor systems, custom prosthetic modifications for extreme lifestyles . We will present several of our custom ballistic composite materials as well as demonstrate our new armor system. We will also have a slide presentation of several of our custom prosthetic and orthotic devices.
This EMG controlled robotic hand was just a project - shown at Maker Faire - until earlier this year. Now, it is on its way to become a consumer product, at a fraction of the cost of today's "advanced prosthetics."
Explorers Wanted. Only 5% of what lives in the oceans has been discovered, yet oceans cover 70% of the earth. We make cost effective underwater tools that allows anyone to search down to 9,000ft without getting wet. Join us
This panel will focus on the work of Public Laboratory for Open Technology and Science (Public Lab), an open-source hardware and software research and development community. It is a community of educators, technologists, scientists and community organizers interested in new ways to promote action, intervention and awareness through a participatory research model. Public Lab staff will discuss how the community got started, what the community is, and how members are making and using Do-It-Yourself research tools and organizers will discuss local projects they are working on with Public Lab tools.
Public Lab is a community which develops and applies open-source tools to environmental exploration and investigation. We will be demoing tools such as low cost spectrometers and near-infrared cameras.
Bio-sensing is in the midst of a revolution that will change nearly every aspect of our lives from health to education to retail experience. Measuring more than just basic vital signs, state-of-the-art algorithms are making it possible to identify up to 8 or more distinct emotional states and beginning to open the door for greater understanding of ourselves and each other. With more and more bio-sensors becoming available and hackable, the opportunity for the DIY community is great. Come to this talk to learn how you can participate in the bio-sensing revolution and change the way you look at yourself and the people around you.
This timekeeping device keeps a watch on your circadian rhythm by atomizing fragrance+supplement chemical concoctions that promote the production of particular neurotransmitters that induce awaken/production/relaxation/sleep.
How to convert used cooking oil into fuel for use inrnunmodified diesel engines, modified heating oil burners, and tuned turbine engines. As well as how to make your own processor using commonly available hardware.
We are the 2013 Stanford-Brown IGEM team, based at NASA-Ames in California. We specialize in NASA-related projects, with a focus on engineering microbes to aid with future space exploration and potential colonization.
Binomica Labs- come check out our biological circuits! First 5 visitors/day get complementary DNA sequencing for either barcoding DNA or a portion of your own mtDNA hypervariable region!
We will show an automated plant growing system, classroom physics sensors, wind and solar energy projects, water quality sensors, air quality sensors, magnetic field visualizations, and a DIY spectrophotometer.
A special screening of the feature documentary of SYMPHONY OF THE SOIL, the latest documentary by filmmaker Deborah Koons Garcia. SYMPHONY OF THE SOIL explores the evolution and importance of soil in today's world.