See the results of a summer camp for 5th - 8th graders, who started with an idea and spent 5 days bringing that idea to fruition. They explored materials, discovered the power of tools and processes and are excited to share!
The Cartesian Co. Argentum works the same way as your inkjet printer at home, but instead of regular ink, it prints conductive silver! We can print circuits on lots of different materials including paper, plastic and fabric!
The maker classroom should not be limited to STEM (or STEAM), rather it should embrace all disciplines in an attempt to produce a cross-curricular culture of investigation, imagination and creation. It is an idea, a philosophy, and a change to the current state of our education system. Through this newfound interest how the world around us works, students are excited to learn, regardless of the course. Come and find out ways you can bring the excitement of making into your classroom!
In this talk, Carla Diana will share research, inspiration and design work from LEO the Maker Prince, the world's first 3D printing book for kids, which comes with a number of carefully designed objects that readers can download and 3D print for free. Carla will share the process and motivations behind the project, discussing physical-digital design techniques as well as what happens when you unleash new visions out into the world and allow people to download and remix them at will.
Let's Make Robots is a free online community of robot makers. Come play with our autonomous rovers, remote control a bot', make econoSpazzi jump out of his body, and more. Meet robot makers and learn about making robots!
American Bones is a multi media art investigation of American cultural identity. The 7'long laser cut roller coaster is the icon and souvenir for the project. Translated through multiple digital fabrication methods.
On Mars, we'll use 3D printers & laser cutters to make furnishings & greenhouses from thin air, and not return to Earth. The Mars Foundation, HI-SEAS & Aleph Objects are testing this at a Mars base in Hawaii. Join us.
ALAIR is an autonomous robot that aims to help elderly people take care of themselves. ALAIR can take blood pressure, pulseox, body temp, and even dispense your medicine! It was created for $1250 by teen maker Ben Hylak.
Bot-Guy began creating in 2011 & the Dragon Project in 2012-2013 which was on Display @ NYC Maker Faire 2012/2013 & several trade shows. He's a Prolific Creator & will show the ''GingerBread'' House Kit & other product designs!