Make and Google have teamed up to offer six weeks' worth of online workshops and programs to help kids 13-18 find and realize their inner makers.
The camp meets live, daily, at 11AM Pacific via Google Hangout. All told, the campers are covering 30 projects, with field trips to places like NASA, Lego and Cartoon Network. Here's the next project:
On Monday, July 21st, Rina Shkrabova and Elise Lemle will be discussing how they combine technology and entertainment to engineer the physical and digital playgrounds of Two Bit Circus! Afterward campers will learn how they can bring the high-tech fun home by customizing their own replica of the classic Operation board game! Just tune in to +MAKE at 11am PT/2pm ET for the live camp session.
Welcome to Maker Camp!
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Boing Boing readers already know about MakieLab, the startup where my friends and I make 3D printed, customizable dolls called Makies.
Sgt Crispy writes, “XKCD creator Randall Munroe, has made a spiffy little hoverboard game. Looks to be small, however, when you realize that boundaries are made to be broken, A massive world opens up to be explored.”
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This minimalist multi-tool will see to it that instead of rocking a tool belt, you’ll carry just one. It’s shaped slightly like a key and weighs less than an ounce, so it plays nice with your keychain. The strong surgical-grade stainless steel blade will last, and is handy for everyday tasks like opening boxes and […]
The Code Black is our top-selling drone of all time—and for good reason. This powerful, palm-size drone is not only insanely fun to fly, but can capture some serious video footage from up above. With a flight time of about 10 minutes and an ultra-smooth ride, it’s a great introductory drone for anyone looking to […]