World Maker Faire in images: 2010 – 2013

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Science at the Fairs

The role and use of science in the 1939/40 and the 1964/65 World’s Fairs were emblematic of their respective historical contexts. The representation of science at both Fairs was varied – both presented it simultaneously as rational, magical and beneficial. See photos and images of…

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Bug Day Recap

  Yesterday was our second annual Bug Day. We learned about beekeeping and sampled honey with Tim O’Neal of Borough Bees. We learned about cooking insects, complete with tasting, courtesy of Small Stock Foods’ David Gracer. We released ladybugs into the wild and had a meet-and-greet…

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