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Another collaborative digital fabrication service. This time the job was to print a mosquito, not a very nice one. It’s a kind of mosquito that transmits malaria to humans. We’ve asked Eleonora Aquilini, researcher at Instituto de Medicina Molecular-Lisbon, to tell us more about this project: “What would you say is the most dangerous animal on [...]


The Chimera (/kɨˈmɪərə/ or /kaɪˈmɪərə/, also Chimaera (Chimæra); Greek: Χίμαιρα, Chímaira) was, according to Greek mythology, a monstrous fire-breathing hybrid creature of Lycia in Asia Minor, composed of the parts of more than one animal. Usually depicted as a lion, with the head of a goat arising from its back, and a tail that might end [...]

3D Hubs & ColorFabb Workshop Lisbon

Atenção, Lisboa! O evento "3D Hubs & Colorfabb Workshop Lisbon" é já no dia 6 de Junho, a partir das 16h00, na Leds&Chips! Interessas-te pelo mundo da impressão 3d? Queres conhecer o nosso espaço e as novidades da Colorfabb? E que tal passar uma tarde em ambiente descontraído com makers da comunidade? O objetivo deste workshop é [...]

William Blake

Eternity He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy He who kisses the joy as it flies Lives in eternity’s sunrise William Blake, 1757 - 1827 http://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poet/william-blake Modelação: Rui [...]

Empire State Building

The Empire State Building has a lightning rod that is struck by lightning approximately 23 times every year. The top of the Empire State Building was originally designed for mooring zeppelins (airships). [...]

Lisboa Makers @ Festival IN

Atenção, LX! Achtung, makers! Entre os dias 23 e 26 de Abril, a Leds&Chips vai estar no espaço LISBOA MAKERS no Festival IN - Inovação e Criatividade. Vamos estar na companhia de alguns dos mais criativos projectos e espaços lisboetas: o Fablab Lisboa, Fablab EDP, Pavilhão do Conhecimento - Ciência Viva/ Dóing, AltLab - Lisbon's [...]

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