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How 2 Today

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How 2 Today is dedicated to helping everybody get started learning by removing barriers to making. These projects focus on minimal use of tools, supplies, simple language and a brief time to begin learning to make.



Kinetic Art

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Kinetic art pieces, The Knot Garden, Medusa, High5, 3D Mandala use mixed media and a collection of techniques to infuse the pieces with light, texture, and movement.


Kinetic Bug Jars

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The natural world is mysteriously mimicked in this series of kinetic sculptures. Simple electronic components animate paper insects trapped inside of bottles and jars.


Laminar Flow Fountain

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Laminar flow fountain is experimenting with water flow. Piper Comanche was one of the first planes with laminar flow wing, just like my N5063P.



Lockpick Village – Presented by TOOOL

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Want to tinker with locks and tools, the likes of which you've only seen in movies featuring cat burglars or secret agents? Then come to TOOOL's Lockpick Village, where you will learn hands-on how physical security operates.


Made in Class: Tools and Fabrication in Education

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A panel discussion on the impact of teacher adoption of digital fabrication tools, featuring the Makerspace program, Head Teacher of one of the Makerspace pilot schools and two companies in the Maker Community.


Maker Shed

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The staff of MAKE has selected kits, tools, microcontrollers, crafts, souvenirs, and other fun stuff for sale.


MakerAR

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Come build the booth in augmented reality on your phone/tablet! - Apps created by an independent hacker named @yosun


Makerspace School Projects

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High school students from our pilot group of 15 Makerspace schools will be exhibiting their final projects. Projects may include converted go-karts, knitted skirts, bicycle-wheel basketball hoops, and stained glass!


Making With Under-Served Youth: Community Science

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Community Science Workshops have provided making-based science education to under-served youth since 1991: we'll explore how we've overcome barriers to access and built successful programs deeply rooted in our communities.


Mechanical SWAT and GREK 1.0

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Mechanical SWAT Mobile Machine Shop Learning Center and GREK 1.0 Launch - the new Grey to Potable Water Recycling Experimenter's Kit


Metal Arts Guild – metal arts workshops and demos

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Demos and Hands on Workshops in a variety of metal working techniques nled by members of Metal Arts Guild and Monterey Bay Metal Arts Guild



ModBlox: Builders Wanted.

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ModBlox is an innovative woodennbuilding system designed to empower children ages 5+ and their adult helpers. Simple by design,nbuilding with ModBlox promotes experiential learning while building conu001fdence.


Mostly Simple Motion

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Simple electric vehicles and some of the machines used to build them.


OpenPnP

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OpenPnP is a project to create the plans, prototype and software for a completely Open Source SMT pick and place machine that anyone can afford.n


OtherFab

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OtherFab is blending hardware innovation with accessible software and an inclusive community to transform the way our world is designed and manufactured.


Robot Garden @ i-GATE

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Robot Garden is a new makerspace in Livermore California in partnership with the i-GATE Innovation Hub. We promote innovation and interest in STEAM by using robotics and creative or artistic projects to inspire and educate.