Blog

Jun 14, 2018, 1:09 AM
The Biomakespace Maker Lab rerfurbishment has been completed and we are moving in exciting new electronics and 3D printing kit!
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Jun 14, 2018, 12:41 AM
We currently have two internship opportunities and a rolling programme of workshops taking place in the space for those who want to gain teaching experience in an exciting environment.
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May 28, 2018, 6:01 PM
From gamification of sample-size identification to a decentralised lab notebook, we showcase the projects developed at the eLife Innovation Sprin, which was co-hosted by Biomakespace as community partners.
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Mar 4, 2018, 5:53 PM
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Feb 12, 2018, 1:48 AM
The eLife Innovation Sprint is a two-day challenge on 10-11 May 2018 for developers, designers, technologists and researchers to collaboratively prototype innovations that bring cutting-edge technology to open research.
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Dec 10, 2017, 7:19 PM
This post is a brief run down of the key speakers at the University of Cambridge School of Technology Public Engagement Masterclass organised by Ljiljana Fruk and held at the Department of Engineering on Monday 4th of December 2017, which included an introduction to Biomakespace presentation.
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Dec 10, 2017, 6:16 PM
We have three events during the upcoming Science Festival in March 2018 and we're looking for volunteers to help out! Find out more and sign up here.
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Dec 10, 2017, 6:08 PM
Lab equipment and chemistry has made its way into the kitchen - with water baths, centrifuges, freeze dryers, 3D printers and more now involved in gastronomic creations. During the December Science Makers session, over 25 members of Biomakespace, the SynBio SRI, Cambridge Makespace and interested members of the public heard about some of the techniques of 'molecular gastronomy' and tried them out!
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Dec 10, 2017, 6:01 PM
The Cambridge University Synthetic Biology Student Society are running a student-led project 2017-18 and hey had their first lab session this month which represented the launch of the first collaborative project at Biomakespace! Over 10 students attended to start preparing DNA that will eventually be used to create 'bacterial photography'.
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Dec 10, 2017, 5:54 PM
Our Director Jenny Molloy has appeared on BBC Radio 4's 'Inside Science' following the publication of a bioengineering horizon scanning exercise which highlighted increasing democratisation of synthetic biology!