Tag Archives: design

Calling All Makers: GE Garages Descends on Houston

Geeks, Makers, Hackers this is your week. General Electric  has dropped a shipping container on Rice campus containing all the tools necessary to bring your imagination to life. Free and open to the public, the GE Garages site contains a Makerbot 3D Printer, laser cutter, CNC Mill, and an injection molder. If that list of [...]


This year has been the most tumultous and transitional of my life. It began with a marathon writing session on the first draft of my PhD thesis. From there it was directly into teaching a semester long laboratory course, with a mid-semester pause to run a scientific conference, immediately followed by the mid March breakneck [...]