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Laser cut peacock mandala
This is an art project I finished in October of last year. Details are all in the linked photo album.
posted by MillMan at 6:38 AM on January 30, 2019 - 19 comments

Geeky Librarian things (mostly)
Launching my store dedicated to geeky librarian things! Starting out with some desk signs in a variety of constructed languages (Klingon, Quenya, etc) that say "Librarian", perfect for that geeky information warrior in your life.
posted by griffey at 7:30 PM on September 10, 2018

Metafilter Leaderboard
I've been playing around with this API that I was making for kind of a joke Metafilter-filter extension (I have since shelved the filterer). Since I'm not planning on finishing Metafilter-filter, I wanted to still do something with the API, so I've hooked it up to this website!
posted by samuelfullerth at 7:12 AM on July 16, 2018 - 4 comments

To My Dead Husband
What I'd say to my dead husband if I had the chance.
posted by luckynerd at 2:19 PM on July 18, 2018 - 8 comments

Tiny Skulls and otherwise
Recently I've been sculpting tiny skulls and leaving them out in public as free art for people to find and claim.
posted by komara at 8:41 PM on July 24, 2018 - 8 comments

An Impractical Key Cabinet
My first automaton! A clockwork cabinet built mostly for fun and whimsy, but I thought it would be nice to make it slightly practical as well.
posted by twirlypen at 8:38 AM on June 24, 2018 - 12 comments

Hawkins Bay Dispatch
A daily list of news and views you can use.
posted by kingharvest at 12:50 PM on April 13, 2018 - 1 comment

Dan Fuehring Lives On
In October 2015, my father and frequent Metafilter contributor Dan Fuehring (better known as Danf) died of cancer. One of his (many) great loves in life was music. You may remember him posting some of his compositions on Mefi Music. I have finally finished cataloguing, publishing and creating an online archive of his music recordings.
posted by aspenkf at 6:18 PM on April 10, 2018 - 4 comments

Experience Vermont as a local, through interviews and tours
We want to introduce folks to the amazing artists and craftspeople that call Vermont home, and I’ve been interviewing them in a new YouTube series. I (and sometimes terrapin) also share a weekly tip or recipe from our own craft hobbies, primarily brewing, cooking, knitting, and dyeing. This week’s videos feature an interview with MeFi’s own Jessamyn West, and her tutorial on making your own mossarium.
posted by turtlegirl at 6:50 AM on February 8, 2018

I made a Blockchain
Cryptocurrency is our future, there's no doubt about it. So I set out to make my own Blockchain, which required mining some coin, which I call JimCoin™. Some smart people invested early and before long the chain was growing.
posted by bondcliff at 3:33 PM on January 20, 2018 - 18 comments

Box breathing box
I wanted a device for box breathing, the technique where you breath in/hold/out/hold for 4 seconds. A device that wasn't a phone or computer. I built one, out of wood, plexiglas, metal, transistors, and a tiny bit of code. Then gave it the photo studio treatment, shared the code, and wrote about the experience.
posted by tmcw at 7:50 AM on January 5, 2018 - 7 comments

Inauguration Livestream
I felt like I should build a little web resource for the big day, and so:
posted by cortex at 2:12 PM on January 19, 2017 - 4 comments

Two Asians talk about all of this shit.
Race Invaders is a podcast hosted by myself and my friend Tim Yang, in which we discuss social justice, politics, culture, and probably more geek shit than is necessary, but we like it.
posted by Errant at 8:42 AM on January 4, 2017 - 10 comments

Wikinaut is a compendium of intriguing, unusual and extraordinary Wikipedia excerpts.
posted by Operation Afterglow at 12:52 PM on January 10, 2017 - 3 comments

Onward! Do a few daily tasks before surfing.
A desktop Chrome Extension that blocks addictive sites until you've completed your daily tasks. You can download it from the Chrome Webstore or customize it and install manually from the Github repo.
posted by gwint at 7:08 AM on January 13, 2017 Emoji Domain Registration
Domains can be more than just letters and numbers. Most people have no idea they can just type a bunch of hearts in their address bar and go to a domain... and yet, it works!
posted by ph00dz at 10:11 AM on December 8, 2016 - 2 comments

Travels With Brindle
As many of you know, I play the ukulele. I got a public performance license for the MBTA this year and set a goal to play at all 63 of the T stations with performers' areas between now and 28 May 2017.
posted by pxe2000 at 7:33 AM on December 12, 2016 - 1 comment

A cat may ask a question of a librarian
A tiny epistolary tale for Halloween, involving cats and wasps.
posted by metaquarry at 6:02 PM on October 31, 2016

The Corey Press
I've just completed a major revamp of my website, The Corey Press, where I keep all my weird wooden blockprints. Need some medieval alien abductions? Done! Old school Pokemon battles? Sure! More Cthulhu Mythos than you can shake a stick at? You betcha. I'm really proud of my newest piece, a Mothman-inspired ouija board.
posted by robocop is bleeding at 7:41 AM on September 15, 2016 - 6 comments

From Garching to Innsbruck in 7 days
I’ve recently finished my master’s degree in computer science at the Technical University of Munich and will walk to my hometown in Austria over the course of seven days, starting tomorrow (14 September, 9:00 CEST). This website is my hiking journal.
posted by wachhundfisch at 9:15 AM on September 13, 2016 - 3 comments

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