maker space

Episode 60: Hey Kirk Cheyney, What the Heck is a Fab Lab?'s not a place where people experiment with fabulousness...hmm...maybe that's exactly what it is. Meet Kirk Cheyney, engineer, tinkerer, risk taker and purveyor of the Steam Fab Lab, a nonprofit maker space now up and running in Iowa City. Kirk explains the concept of a maker space, what a Fab Lab (fabrication laboratory) is, why every town needs one and how it's changing people's lives in our community and around the world.