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Cleaning Up LEGOs & More with Toydozer {Review} (& Giveaway Ends 2/8)

Cleaning Up LEGOs & More with Toydozer {Review} (& Giveaway Ends 2/8) | Heron | Scoop.it
#GIVEAWAY: Clean up LEGOs and More faster with the ToyDozer! @mamasmoney (Ends 2/8) #rafflecopter http://t.co/OFVMGH6O
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The Flying Riever | Keith Newstead Automata

The Flying Riever | Keith Newstead Automata | Heron | Scoop.it
The Flying Riever: a Keith Newstead full-sized Automata. Don't miss clicking on the video of the working model: http://t.co/atzaAl43
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Nos lecteurs ont du talent : Un PC entièrement en Lego

Nos lecteurs ont du talent : Un PC entièrement en Lego | Heron | Scoop.it
Rudy Top, un de nos lecteurs, s’est mis en tête de fabriquer son propre PC. Rien d’étonnant, me direz vous, si ce n’est un détail : la tour du PC...
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Make: Talk 020 - Air Rockets and Folding Wing Gliders

Make: Talk 020 - Air Rockets and Folding Wing Gliders | Heron | Scoop.it
Rick Schertle is the creator of one of our most popular projects in MAKE: the compressed air rocket launcher, which uses PVC pipe and a sprinkler valve to blast a paper rocket high into the air.
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Unexplained Phenomenon - Simplest Electric Motor

http://www.cobblervideos.com This is the simplest motor in the world. But what unexplained phenomenon makes it go? Make an ultra-simple homopolar electric mo...
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For those ocasion when only a very small torque is needeed

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Robotique et réussite scolaire - [RÉCIT Commission scolaire de Charlevoix]

Robotique et réussite scolaire - [RÉCIT Commission scolaire de Charlevoix] | Heron | Scoop.it

Le projet Mathé-Robot a pour objectif de faire vivre aux élèves en difficultés d’apprentissage (12 - 13 ans), une série d’activités reliées aux technologies robotiques afin d’aider au développement de leurs compétences et connaissances en mathématique.


Via Planète-éducation, Elisa Vivancos
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Meta

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This guy walks around the CES 2013 with a Canon 5D and headmounted steadicam setup on his head. You can find Michael Bronfman’s projects at http://meta-view.com

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Marble Strike Movement Explained

This vid is to show in a haphazzard way of simulated time laps how the mechanism is intended to work. This is a Clayton Boyer design but I'm the second luck ...
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via: http://kugelbahn.blog.de/2011/01/11/nochmal-clayton-boyer-marble-strike-10344599/ só; não apresento este artigo directament porque não tenho o meu tradutor oficial ao lado

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Museum of Soviet arcade machines

Museum of Soviet arcade machines | Heron | Scoop.it
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DeLorean Hovercraft Hovers Over San Francisco’s Bay [Video]

DeLorean Hovercraft Hovers Over San Francisco’s Bay [Video] | Heron | Scoop.it
http://youtu.be/jh8RX4xDs_k A DeLorean hovercraft caught on camera while it hovers over San Francisco's Bay. I wonder what happens when it hits 88MPH? [Te
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Mini Camera-stand on Wheels

Mini Camera-stand on Wheels | Heron | Scoop.it
Ever want to sneak up on your cat and take a cute picture from close up before she runs away? Want to take pictures close to ground level, or have a way to smoothly roll your camera into position? ...
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Open Source Game Consoles: Defiinitely Coming Soon

Open Source Game Consoles: Defiinitely Coming Soon | Heron | Scoop.it
As we've been reporting, hardware devices running gaming platforms built on open source are quickly heading our way.
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Projectors, Pandora and Pyrotechnics — 10 Pimped-Out Projects for Raspberry Pi | Wired Design | Wired.com

Projectors, Pandora and Pyrotechnics — 10 Pimped-Out Projects for Raspberry Pi | Wired Design | Wired.com | Heron | Scoop.it
Makers are using the tiny, $35 platform to help the blind, manage their email, play games — even put on pyrotechnic stage shows that would make the most hardened hair band weep with joy.
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Hasbro Introduces Construct-Bots: Transformers With Interchangeable Parts! - Wired

Hasbro Introduces Construct-Bots: Transformers With Interchangeable Parts! - Wired | Heron | Scoop.it
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Hasbro Introduces Construct-Bots: Transformers With Interchangeable Parts!
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This is the largest collection of planetarium projectors in the world

This is the largest collection of planetarium projectors in the world | Heron | Scoop.it
The Planetarium Projector Museum is home to the world's largest collection of old school planetarium projectors.
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iSpy Tank : espionnez qui vous voudrez

iSpy Tank : espionnez qui vous voudrez | Heron | Scoop.it
iHelicopters.net propose un nouveau jouet à contrôler avec votre iDevice (iPhone, iPad et iPod) via un réseau Wi-Fi. Baptisé iTank il s’agit d’un petit véhicule de 24 cm x 19...
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Batmobile sold for $4.6 million

Batmobile sold for $4.6 million | Heron | Scoop.it
The original Batmobile driven on the 1960s TV series sold for auction on Saturday for $4.6 million. The seller was legendary kustom car king George Barris who had transformed the 1955 Lincoln Futura for television.
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Guy re-creates a VIA Rail car, in his basement, down to the most minute detail

Guy re-creates a VIA Rail car, in his basement, down to the most minute detail | Heron | Scoop.it
Jason Shron is nuts for VIA Rail trains, so he re-created a car in his basement, down to the minutest detail (he bought a to-be-scrapped VIA car and harvested its fittings).
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Arduino Blog » Blog Archive » Prossimi eventi: Workshop Base e Maker Faire – The European Edition

Arduino Blog » Blog Archive » Prossimi eventi: Workshop Base e Maker Faire – The European Edition | Heron | Scoop.it
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Steampunk wooden clock.

Based on Clayton Boyer's "Marble Strike". Rube Goldberg meets Christian Huygens - at Clayton's house, for a glass of wine.
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Ver post anterior

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Car Lust: "The Chariot" from Lost In Space

Car Lust: "The Chariot" from Lost In Space | Heron | Scoop.it
Lost In Space was my favorite show as a kid in 1965 and later years, mainly because our local NBC affiliate blocked Star Trek (1966-1969) for the first 18 months of its three-year run. An overly emotional robot was the...
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An Arduino hydrogen blimp… oh the humanity!

An Arduino hydrogen blimp… oh the humanity! | Heron | Scoop.it
This sort of flying contraption seems more suited for indoor use. Well, except for the fire hazard presented by building an Android controlled hydrogen blimp.
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Armortek 1/6th Scale New Model Kit Release

Armortek 1/6th Scale New Model Kit Release | Heron | Scoop.it

 

Armortek is the world's leading manufacturer of 1/6th scale Radio Controlled armour kits. Available for world wide delivery, these massive all metal kits are manufactured in the UK as limited editions and are supplied ready to build into your own unique model.

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Open-source handheld seeks support

Open-source handheld seeks support | Heron | Scoop.it
Another Kickstarter project seeking funding A new Kickstarter project is looking for backers to fund the development and production of what is being c...
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Twitter / petiteastre: Co worker made a to-scale version ...

Co worker made a to-scale version of our office to work on our re-design so we can play with it. Out of Legos! http://t.co/CdBlgMpL
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