by Carole R., April 10, 2006 11:10 AM
Get rid of your TV set and make something instead. This book, released by the publishers of Make magazine, rules. It features ordinary people making extraordinary things, like a personal submarine, a washtub Tesla coil, a go-kart with a turbine jet engine, and an eight-inch Dobson telescope built by three Girl Scouts. This inspiring look at DIY inventors makes my creative habit itch.