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Recent Nature feature on DIY science equipment

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On Nov 17 2020, the journal Nature published a feature about how “How DIY technologies are democratizing science” by Sandeep Ravindran. Key takeaways: “The idea that scientists build their own equipment is as old as science,” (Tom Baden) a reminder that the trend itself is not new, scientists have been building their own equipment for centuries, often out of necessity, as it doesn’t exist yet. DIY is time consuming, labor-intensive,… Read More »Recent Nature feature on DIY science equipment