Steampunk
Boston.com
These steampunk engineers are also part of a broader surge in the do-it-yourself mind-set, fueled by the sharing spirit of the Web. Steampunk artists like Datamancer often post instructive blogs about their work with the hope that others will try their hand at making something themselves. Left, 'The Nagy Magical-Movable-Type Pixello-Dynamotronic Computational Engine' AKA 'The Computational Engine' by Datamancer. What looks like a book on the stand at right is actually a flatbed scanner. Circular centerpiece is a cd-rom drive.
These steampunk engineers are also part of a broader surge in the do-it-yourself mind-set, fueled by the sharing spirit of the Web.

Steampunk artists like Datamancer often post instructive blogs about their work with the hope that others will try their hand at making something themselves.

Left, "The Nagy Magical-Movable-Type Pixello-Dynamotronic Computational Engine" AKA "The Computational Engine" by Datamancer. What looks like a book on the stand at right is actually a flatbed scanner. Circular centerpiece is a cd-rom drive.
(Datamancer)