The Jig Saw

Friday, April 22, 2005

MIT Fab Lab

Far from India’s tech hubs —Pune at 80 km, is the closest—Pabal is home to one of six worldwide MIT Fab Labs, or fabrication laboratories that try to build ‘‘everything from anything’’.

Manned today by school dropouts and underprivileged children, the Fab Lab is a collection of high-tech tools that can be used to fabricate instruments of any utility and configuration.


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