DIY

DIY

This YouTuber Built a Working PC Out of Pasta

“This has been a very long project that I’m mildly proud of,” said Micah Laplante.
Rob Dozier
4 days ago
Technology

I Stood Up to Apple and Fixed My Own Mac

The company makes it intentionally difficult for customers to do their own repairs, which—for obvious reasons—bugs me.
Erik Galli
3.4.19
nuclear fusion

A Child Explains Why He Built a Nuclear Reactor in His Playroom

“I realised that certain things that I thought were impossible for someone my age aren’t impossible,” said Jackson Oswalt, 14.
Rob Dozier
3.3.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

More Than 200 Artists Remade 'Shrek' Scene-by-Scene and Boy It Looks Weird

The trailer for 'Shrek Retold' feels like a fever dream.
Beckett Mufson
11.20.18
Weed

This Teen Made a DIY Device That Measures the Strength of Your Bong Hits

Bradley Moore explains how he generates the dankest of data.
Daniel Oberhaus
10.28.18
Culture

You Can Smoke Weed Out of This Cursed Furby Bong

Furbong is the pinnacle of human innovation.
Beckett Mufson
10.3.18
rockets

Meet the Amateur Rocketeer Building Self-Landing Replicas of SpaceX Rockets

Joe Barnard has spent the last three years pioneering DIY landing technologies for amateur rockets and now the aerospace industry is paying attention.
Daniel Oberhaus
9.24.18
knit art

Oh This? Just a Giant Starmap Made By a Hacked 80s Knitting Machine

Australian engineer Sarah Spencer unveiled “Stargazing: A knitted tapestry” over the weekend at the Electromagnetic Field Camp festival.
Becky Ferreira
9.4.18
videos

The Chemist Whose DIY Lasers Are Too Dangerous for YouTube

The YouTuber 'Styropyro' recycles tech to turn old parts into lightsabers and laser bazookas.
Matthew Gault
8.16.18
DIY

This DIY Headset Lets You Echolocate Like a Dolphin

Using bone conduction headphones and some drone parts, marine scientist Andrew Thaler crafted a pair of glasses that help you “see” like a dolphin would.
Samantha Cole
7.31.18
DIY Cutlery

Watch This Guy Turn Rice Into a Kitchen Knife

A new video from the Kiwami Japan YouTube channel documents the process of turning rice—yes, the rice you eat—into a formidable kitchen utensil.
Wajeeh Maaz
6.2.18
Tattoos

Here's How to Make Your Own Tattoo Machine

We're not saying you should, but if you're so inclined, here are a few tips.
Stefano Santangelo
5.2.18
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