December 13, 2016

DIYBio: Control a shark with your mind

Ed. Note: Blog post contributed by [Nick Carter], Maker, retired electrical engineer, who is active in the Robotics Meetup, DIYBio Meetup, Artificial Intelligence Meetup, and pitches […]
September 26, 2016

How to build a working Claw Machine Halloween Costume

Ed. note: Nova Labs contributor [Alexander Romero] built this Claw Machine Halloween Costume for his son last year and wrote about it for his blog. This […]
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 […]
January 7, 2016

Nova Maker Faire – Call for Makers!

Are you a maker? If you don’t know, would you call yourself a tinkerer, hobbyist, entrepreneur?  Or even artist, sculptor, crafter?  Did you get one of […]
March 19, 2015

Projects@NL – Pegboard ribbon/dowel holder

Nova Labs member Andrew has a set of IKEA drawers in his basement full of wrapping paper and gift bag type stuff. On the wall above […]
November 14, 2014

How-To: Interface a 50’s-Era Teletype Machine with a Modern Day Tablet

The teletype donated to Nova Labs by NYC Resistor at the 2013 New York Maker Faire was put to good use. Hacked by Bob Coggeshall (Sudo Bob), an in-depth […]
October 9, 2014

How To: Build an Arduino MP3 School Locker Jukebox

I attended parents’ orientation night for my to-be-grade-seven daughter this Spring, and all was fine until I noticed LOCKERS……  it felt like yesterday that I was […]
August 22, 2014

Nova Labs Demonstrates Aircraft Construction Techniques With a “Real Aircraft” Project

Nova Labs has launched a group dedicated to building a single engine, 2-seat aircraft, using the same techniques taught in our Metal Shaping and Fastening classes. The aircraft […]
April 24, 2014

Capital One Labs Sponsors Nova Labs’ Arduino Class

VIENNA, VA — Nova Labs’ popular Arduino 101 class traveled to Capital One Labs’ office at 8020 Towers Crescent Dr in Vienna, VA last night. In addition to hosting […]