Majoring in making

virtual reality Whether through support for researchers designing new 3-D printing and additive manufacturing technologies or for educators developing new methods for hands-on, exploratory learning, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has contributed significantly to development of the U.S. maker movement.
One NSF-supported researcher at the forefront of this movement is Ben Shapiro, assistant professor of computer science at ATLAS Institute, University of ... More at http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=138995&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click
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