Tallahassee, FL
  • Making Awesome is Tallahassee's makerspace. Now located inside the Railroad Square Art Park at 1009 Commercial Drive (not where we hosted the event last year, we have since moved.). We have a 3100 sq/ft facility with a growing collection of tools and interesting makers.

    We will open the doors 9am Saturday morning and finish judging and awards by 6pm on Sunday. The space will be available to participants during that entire time. Space, Snacks and some drinks will be provided, if you would like to bring food to the space you are more than welcome.

    Projects Nominated for Global Judging

    Global Nominee #1

    Cats in Space!

    Global Nominee #2

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    1009 Commercial Drive
    Tallahassee, FL
    United States

    David Brightbill
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    Windham Graves
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  • The following projects were worked on at Tallahassee:

    • Cats in Space!

      Project Members from this location
      • Blayne White
      • Abigail Phillips
      • Alexandra Hidalgo
      • Krystal Salerno
      • Corey Morabito
      • Julia Skinner

      The Cats in Space! project began as part of the 2014 NASA Space Apps Challenge, and we had so much fun we decided to build on the idea again this year! Last year we focused on social media interaction, and we started on a game, but we ran out of time before it was functional. This year, we wan... Visit Project

    • World Food Distribution

      Project Members from this location
      • Olmo Zavala
      • Yazmin Valdez
      • Yes Segura

      Our model will lead other countries to reframe food production capacity development through a universal imagery platform design that integrates crowd sourced data and government agency data that maps how current global food needs are met through the reliance on international food trade. Based... Visit Project

    • Tethers

      Project Members from this location
      • JaSun Burdick
      • Ed Oaksford
      • Scott Holmes
      • Windham Graves
      • Windham Graves

      This game is an abstraction of the exploration and surveying of the Mars lava tubes with tethered rovers. The goal is to find a tunnel without getting your rover stuck and having to return to the surface. Some of these tunnels will contain the resources needed to explore and inhabit Mars, whic... Visit Project