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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 Guest Blogger on July 12, 2013
    By Laura Bruursema During my time working with The Tech, I’ve been talking with a lot of elementary and middle school aged girls. They’ve shared stories with me about their diverse interests in art, sports, fashion, science and math. They love to... Read More
  • by Makercorps Members on July 9, 2013
    HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMERICA! Makerspace celebrated the first week of July glamouring the sky with red, white, and blue projectiles!  Guests were invited to paper craft their own rockets and use our patriotic launchers to send their rockets in flight.... Read More
  • by Makercorps Members on July 3, 2013
    So many Makers in the kitchen! This week, over 500 guests visited the Makey Kitchen and found their inner creative musician.   We transformed The Tech Studio into a musical food lab, and used the incredibly awesome MaKey MaKey to turn household... Read More
  • by Makercorps Members on June 28, 2013
    Our first week of Makerspace was a squishy one to say the least! We chose to create a collaborative squishy circuits universe.Squishy Circuits are simple circuits made using batteries, Play-Doh, and homemade insulating dough to compose a current to... Read More
  • by Bridget Rigby on June 18, 2013
    Maker Faire was a flying success!     The Tech’s Ready, Set, Fly! booth was full of flight innovation, launches, and laughter. One young Maker iterated on her flying machine 32 times. Now that’s a Tech record. A father and son team both designed... Read More