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A Blueprint: Maker Programs for Youth

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This presentation will provide insights from a new guide titled "A Blueprint: Maker Programs for Youths", developed by Cognizant and the New York Hall of Science, written for educators wishing to run youth maker programs.


A World of Virtual Maker Culture

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ROBLOX is a hub for virtual Makers -- Every month on ROBLOX, millions of Builders create models, places, even whole worlds that they share with others. See what they've made! What will you build?


Alan Macy: Technical Artist, Biologist, Maker

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Artist Alan Macy explores the human sensor network—the nervous system—in artworks such as the "human sensitive chair" he has on display at Maker Faire.


Amazing Science

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Amazing Science: Tornados, smoke rings and more. Watch 6 foot tall undulating dry ice fog tornados and learn how to build the apparatus. Watch 18 inch diameter smoke rings travel 30 feet or more.


American High School Re:Usables

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American High School Re:Usables fabricates usable items from waste materials. the make spent gift card jewelry, tee-shirt rag rugs, wildflower note cards, and glass art.


Anacleto, T-REX Dinosaur puppet

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I'm Gabriel, I have 15 years old and I built Anacleto. A Giant T-Rex puppet that I control inside.


Analog computers!

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Play with analog computers, experiment with chaos, and fly an analog lunar lander simulation.
Before digital computers, analog computers were the standard way to solve solve equations and perform simulations.


Applied Science and Engineering at Menlo School.

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Students from the Applied Science and Engineering program at Menlo School will show off their amazing projects. The students used their brains and raw hands plus pieces of wood and metal, bare wire, transistors and micro con


ArcBotics LLC.

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ArcBotics is a robotics company that designs accessible, innovative robots to both educate youth on science and technology and also accelerate the field of DIY robotics.


Arduino Remote Controlled Maglev Model

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Arduino Remote Controlled Maglev Model with Electromagnetic Propulsion


Arduinos in Education Q&A

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How do you use Arduino in education? How would you like to use Arduino in education? What materials do you need Arduino to prepare?


Are you FARMcurious?

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Learn what it takes to produce your own food and eat seasonally and sustainably without abandoning your urban lifestyle. Pick up a kit to help get you started while you're here.


ArribaCycle

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ArribaCycle is a collective of Latino parents from Oakland. They transform throwaway plastic, ArribaCycle is a program of All Ah We/All of Us and is based on the vision of "woman-made, living wage, and sustainable."


Art & Magic of Lightwire

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we will be conducting a continuing workshop in how Light works, how to use it, and have demonstrations of finished projects as examples of el-wire decor.


Ask A Carpenter!

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Get straight, unbiased answers to all your home maintanence questions from a licensed professional. Learn wood joinery and box making. See dovetail boxes being made by hand. Get help with your own project's design.


Aurora

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Aurora is an opalescent willow with hand-beaten copper leaves that chime in the wind. At night, the tree comes alive with light, rotating through the spectrum of colors and providing spectacular illumination. It is a fairy tr


Beekeepers Guild of San Mateo County

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An educational booth with beekeepers and a live observation hive of bees. nOur guild is working to educate and support new backyard beekeepers to nhelp the bees survive.


BioCurious

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We believe that innovations in biology should benaccessible, affordable, and open to everyone. We've built a community biology lab fornamateurs, inventors, entrepreneurs.


Blockly

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A graphical programming environment. Create programs by snapping blocks together. Runs in any modern web browser and outputs as JavaScript, Arduino, Python, etc
Blockly is built by Google and is fully open source.


Blue Orange Games

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Blue Orange Games creates high quality products, exquisitely designed for maximum fun. Choosing durable, feel-good materials, we pledge to produce games that last through generations. Each game is designed to be easy to learn and to build upon important skills.