"The making of" for Gramofon the new Social WiFi and Social Music box that lets you stream online music through your sound system, DJ with multiple phones as the remote controls, and more.
Hear how we developed the idea, built the prototype on Raspberry Pi and open source, developed the industrial design and models and 3-D prints, then worked with the China production house and finally took it to Kickstarter (at the end!) and to the commercial market.
Explore how students become engaged with scientific and engineering practices in the Sanger Community Science Workshop, a free drop-in science workshop offered during out-of-school time. Students become 'Makers' and develop a project vision, and then work to realize that vision using a modified engineering design process. nParticipants will build simple projects from recycled materials while learning how to effectively teach and model science and engineering practices. Examples will be also be modeled and highlighted showing the intersection between making and the Next Generation Science Standards.
With healing and inspiring creative expressions, Heather's atomically activating eclectic folk is a tribute to the listener's enthusiasm for being! With Paul Sounder on upright bass and Craig Miller on Balafon and drum set,
What started out as a crazy idea to build an art car for Burning Man soon turned into something beyond imagination. Join us this year as our programmer, Russell Pinnington himself is with us again from the UK!
Lil DJ is an interactive toy that puts kids in the DJ booth where they can create their own music by layering beats and loops. Lil DJ is designed to enable kids to make music that is pleasing to them and their parents.
The Life Size Mousetrap is a fantastically hand crafted, 16 piece, 50,000-lb. interactive kinetic sculpture set atop a 6,500-square-foot game board. This giant Rube Goldberg style contraption comes complete with a Vaudevillian style show, original Musical score by the one woman band Esmerelda Strange, Sexy Mice can-can dancers, clown workers, acrobatic hi jinks, and other spectacular scenes dedicated to the pursuit of spectacle-laden fun!