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The Tech Blog

We want to share what inspires us, and what goes on behind the scenes here at The Tech Museum of Innovation. Our bloggers cover a variety of topics, ranging from museum activities to science and technology news. 
Looking for something specific? Blog entries are organized by category and author—see list to the right. We invite you to share your thoughts.
  • by Makercorps Members on September 9, 2013
    When I arrived at the Tech Museum of Innovation for the summer, the Makerspace program was in beta mode and free to mold it into anything we wanted. For Kenny and I, this was a great opportunity to combine our talents and formulate something amazing... Read More
  • by Makercorps Members on August 30, 2013
    This past summer at The Tech exceeded all of my wildest expectations.  It was a blast prototyping Makerspace activities alongside Lindsay Balfour, Bridget Rigby, and Jessica Henricks. Every week we were making something new and exciting. Whether it... Read More
  • by Makercorps Members on August 21, 2013
    Our final Makerspace for the summer was a wild finale!   This past week at Makerspace guests were able to partake in two activities at our Wild Wild Tech cardboard carnival. As our finale, we asked guests to create a ping pong ball... Read More
  • by Makercorps Members on August 15, 2013
    This past week at Makerspace was a high flying, light painting extravaganza! With this Makerspace we saw an opportunity to build off of our previous Makerspace program Aerial Antics. Aerial Antics was a program where guests made flying hovercrafts... Read More
  • by Makercorps Members on August 8, 2013
    This past week at Makerspace visitors were invited to make hovercraft designs and test how they float in our wind tubes. We were again impressed with the innovation of The Tech's visitors. They cut and taped together materials including straws,... Read More