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Massimo Menichinelli: how to export a FabLab from Finland

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When he answers the Skype call, Massimo Menichinelli has just finished testing the new cutter arrived to his laboratory. He was born in La Spezia in 1980 and is now the producer of Aalto Fablab. He travelled to Finland for the first time in 2009, when he was invited as a keynote speaker in Helsinki…
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How to hack bananas with MaKey MaKey

Explaining young people that objects conduct electrons can be frustrating and, at times, terribly boring. But if you tell an entire classroom to transform a basket of fruit into a computer keyboard, then things change. Curiosity is unleashed and a lesson on electrical conductivity becomes more enjoyable. This is, more or less, what happens when…
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