Also, be sure to check out craftzine.
Airborne Wind Turbines.
Interesting concept for generating electricity. Aircraft in the form of a kite tethered to the ground flying in circles. The aircraft has a series of wind turbines generating electricity at the 1MW rate.
Check out their web site at Makani Power
Events & Activities
HMS Beagle Science Store - voted Coolest Store in Kansas City
Check out these other great Maker Friendly groups:
Local Hackerspace and Makerspace Groups
Regional Hackerspace and Makerspace Groups