March 8, 2016

Lil Dragon v-tail quadcopter – developed at Nova Labs

Building a 250 quad racer from scratch With 250 quad racing becoming more and more popular and local racing events starting to pop-up, Nova Labs member […]
March 4, 2015

Nova Mini Maker Faire 2015

2nd Annual NoVa Mini Maker Faire, March 15, 2015 The NoVa Maker Faire is gearing up for its second annual family-friendly event that will bring more […]
June 30, 2014

Bike Riders Enjoy Great Weather, Fun Games at the 1st Annual Nova Labs UAV Team Fundraiser

The 1st annual Nova Labs Lost Rhino fundraiser was a success! The ride toured from Nova Labs in Reston to the The Lost Rhino Brewery in Ashburn. Proceeds benefited […]
June 23, 2014

Bike Ride to Stop Rhino Poaching: Nova Labs Lost Rhino Fundraiser this Sunday June 29th

UPDATE: Sign-ups for the RhinoHawk bike ride fundraiser are coming in as we prepare for the big day this Sunday, June 29th. With a few days left, we […]
May 22, 2014

Vint Cerf, “Father of the Internet” and Google’s Internet Evangelist, Visits Nova Labs

RESTON, VA — Vint Cerf donned special “drone goggles” and steered an onboard video camera while Nova Labs member Daniel Allen flew his six-bladed “hexacopter.” He quickly got the […]
April 29, 2014

Nova Labs Represents Makerspaces at The U.S. Science and Engineering Festival

WASHINGTON — This past weekend, Nova Labs joined Unallocated Space and HacDC in helping to represent area makerspaces. Among the exhibits were robots from Nova Labs FIRST Robotics teams, led […]
March 23, 2014

Nova Labs Forms UAV Team to Help Fight Rhino Poaching in South Africa

RESTON, VA — The kickoff meeting of our design and build UAV team competing in the Wildlife Conservation UAV Challenge was held this past Thursday, March 20th. […]
March 18, 2014

Thousands Attend Northern Virginia’s First Maker Faire

RESTON, VA — Showing a child what’s possible could be all it takes to awaken a passion for creation and lifelong learning. That possibility was very much […]
March 13, 2014


Once you get your drone to fly, the next question will inevitably be: how can I quickly add LEDs to it and create an international incident? […]