Open Source Blueprints for Civilization. Build Yourself.

See an overview of Open Source Ecology’s work describing the Global Village Construction Set:

We’re developing open source industrial machines that can be made for a fraction of commercial costs, and sharing our designs online for free. The goal of Open Source Ecology is to create an open source economy – an efficient economy which increases innovation by open collaboration.

Upcoming Workshops

Open Source Microfactory STEAM Camp – January 2020

Ever have an idea and not know what to do with it? Ever wish you could build something to solve a problem that no one else has solved? But you did not know where to start? Well, you are 9 days away from being able to do that. In our 9-day Open Source Microfactory STEAM Camp, you’ll learn how to build a 3D printer and other production machines, you will learn the basic principles of design, and you’ll be able to turn your ideas into prototypes, so you can turn your prototypes into a business.
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CEB Microhouse Build in Belize – February 2020

OSE is doing its first major build outside the USA – a CEB MicroHouse Build in Belize – a 5 day Extreme Build event. This is immersion, vacation, and service. We’re working on making microhouse builds highly replicable and super efficient, both in the US and abroad.
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Summer of Extreme Design-Build 2020

Ever wish you could build something but you did not know where to start? Well, you are 30 days away from an immersion hands-on experience of building your world that will shatter any limitations you may have on this issue. You just may possibly get more diverse, hands-on, design-build skills over this summer than you would normally get over a lifetime, as you shift your mindset further from observer to builder of the world around you…
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