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David Lang

Berkeley, CA, United States

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David Lang is a co-founder of OpenROV, a community of citizen ocean explorers and creators of low-cost underwater robots. He is a writer for MAKE: Magazine and the author of Zero to Maker, where he chronicled his journey from under-skilled beginner to manufacturing entrepreneur and ocean explorer. It's also a guide for anyone-- regardless of experience level-- to get involved with the maker movement and digital fabrication tools, like 3D printing. David was a 2013 TED Fellow. He lives on a sailboat in the San Francisco Bay.

Stories by David Lang:

The changing face of exploration


The changing face of exploration


To explore is human. It’s as basic as cooking and bathing, and as essential as song and dance. It’s not something that needs a lengthy explanation — whether you’re 3 or 103, it’s the tingly feeling you get in the bottom of your stomach when you venture into unknown terrain. Across ages and cultures, there []