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Crafters Gather for the 2010 World Maker Faire

This past weekend, the New York Hall of Science had a slightly different crew of attendees.
This past weekend, the New York Hall of Science had a slightly different crew of attendees. ( Perry Santanachote/WNYC )
Crafters and artists who created things like this fish bike descended on the old World's Fair grounds.
Crafters and artists who created things like this fish bike descended on the old World's Fair grounds. ( Perry Santanachote/WNYC )
Some set up a chariot race...
Some set up a chariot race... ( Perry Santanachote/WNYC )
...near a giant gas lighter on fire.
...near a giant gas lighter on fire. ( Perry Santanachote/WNYC )
One of the group of artists showing work was Brooklyn's Madagascar Institute, which created this "Jet Ponies" ride.
One of the group of artists showing work was Brooklyn's Madagascar Institute, which created this "Jet Ponies" ride. ( Perry Santanachote/WNYC )
There was a life-sized mousetrap set up.
There was a life-sized mousetrap set up. ( Perry Santanachote/WNYC )
Kids could also participate in making things at the fair.
Kids could also participate in making things at the fair. ( Perry Santanachote/WNYC )
The Bio Bus carried people to and from the site.
The Bio Bus carried people to and from the site. ( Perry Santanachote/WNYC )
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