The Hacker Bees collect bits and craft artifacts. Mysteriously, half of the colony has disappeared! They need your help keep production running and find missing pieces. Explore Maker booths & solve puzzles to become a maker.
Hacker Scouts is a national youth organization dedicated to STEAM education and skill building. Founders will discuss the program's approach, how to get involved and why it is so relevant to the future of technology and kids.
Converting IP cameras to Wifi Spy Tanks.nUsing the Brookstone Rover, the process of converting an IP camera into a Wifi Rover will be explained. WIll also demonstrate an API that can be used to program the Rover.
The Tech, Lawrence Hall of Science, and Exploratorium share on hosting Open Makes. They'll focus on hosting Makes leading up to Maker Faire, the benefits to your organization, your guests, local Makers, and the world!
nI will teach kids of all ages how to create a doll that is very ugly using 100% sustainable fabrics and resources. Machine sewing and hand sewing will be taught.
Two of the world's most advanced hobbyist robots compete in chess! PR2Lite, an autonomous, human-sized robot versus Maxwell, the 5 ft tall, chess-playing winner of the 2011 AAAI Small Scale Manipulation Challenge.
The IEL project at Tufts University explores the connections between challenges faced by characters in books students are reading and the designs and solutions engineered through hands-on projects in the classroom.
Kids make the darndest things - A soldering iron zoo. Model underwater homes. Mermaid tails. Talking toilet seats and camouflaged spy cameras. Echoing whistles and deodorizing systems. These kids are Makin' It for themselves.
Kinetic Creatures are walking cardboard animal kits. The co-founders Alyssa & Lucas Ainsworth developed their project over 4 years with a goal to make complex mechanics simple to build, while encouraging hands-on making.
Learningtech.org offers a variety of hands-on workshops, including Robotics, Game Programming, Music, & Troubleshooting. We often work in cooperation with individual schools or districts, & the San Mateo County STEM program.
A private school with a public purpose, Lick-Wilmerding High School develops the head, heart and hands of highly motivated students from all walks of life, inspiring them to be life long learners.
LCCS is featuring a group of high school students who have created their own projects to display at the Faire. We are working to bring making and the maker mindset to all of our students from K to 12 in Oakland, CA
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.