Because some of our DIYers are not just hobbyists but some are also creatives and budding entrepreneurs, here is a little advice from our new guest blogger, Clarissa Caouette. Clarissa is an entrepreneur at heart. By day, she is the proud owner of a residential cleanin...

November 27, 2018

Los Alamos is not just “where discoveries are made”.

Los Alamos is where people keep learning (no matter how smart) and care about their community enough to want to share their knowledge.

The local makerspace, Los Alamos Makers, at 3540 Orange street, is not just a space...

October 5, 2018

Today is the last day you can submit your idea!

Last week, on Saturday , September 29th, Los Alamos Makers organized an info session focused on the latest American-Solar Prize competition funded by the Department of Energy.  Since Los Alamos is a town of many talents an...

September 19, 2018

We are very grateful to be part of the Nation of Makers community.

The very first Nation of Makers conference (NOMCON) was held at our doorstep (in Santa Fe, New Mexico).

It was memorable and a wonderful way to meet a diverse group of makers from all over the country.

It...

September 17, 2018

Bring your idea to life!

That's what we encourage you to do in a makerspace. Observe, explore, tinker and maybe come up with a potential solution to a problem you've identified. 

Don't be afraid of the unknown, don't be afraid to try new things and mostly... don't...

August 4, 2018

Whether it's education, custom small-scale manufacturing, fostering economic development or helping build an inclusive community, makerspaces are not just a fad. Makerspaces are assets for our communities!

Some of the exhibitors that showcased their products and organiz...

August 3, 2018

Los Alamos Makers was the proud host of the very first "Ignite Los Alamos" event. 

What is "Ignite Los Alamos"? More appropriately, what are "Ignite talks"?

"Ignite talks first started in Seattle, Wash., 12 years ago and is now a global phenomenon with events around the...