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A High School Lab As Engaging as Facebook | Budding Scientist, Scientific American Blog Network

A High School Lab As Engaging as Facebook | Budding Scientist, Scientific American Blog Network | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Just down the hall from Paulo Blikstein’s office at Stanford University is a student laboratory of the future. It has spring green-and-yellow tiled floors, matching walls ...
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AD & HOC Building Toy System by Fredbartels - Thingiverse

AD & HOC Building Toy System by Fredbartels - Thingiverse | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it

tThingiverse is a universe of things. Download our files and build them with your lasercutter, 3D printer, or CNC.

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Bears on Stairs: A Stop Motion-Animation Created from 3D-Printed Frames | Colossal

Bears on Stairs: A Stop Motion-Animation Created from 3D-Printed Frames | Colossal | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
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One-minute 3D animation shows final phases of Gaudí's Sagrada Família

One-minute 3D animation shows final phases of Gaudí's Sagrada Família | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
The completion of architect Antoni Gaudí's Sagrada Família basilica in Barcelona is simulated in this movie showing the stages of construction before 2026.
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The Burgeoning Craft of 3D Printing

The Burgeoning Craft of 3D Printing | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
KPF’s models of concepts, facades, and building details. Image © John Chu/Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates This article by Marc Kristal from Metropolis
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Stunning example of 3D-printing in full color

Stunning example of 3D-printing in full color | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
A stunning example of full-color 3D-printing today on Reddit posted by someone involved with the development of a new 3D scanning technology. According to the person who posted the image, it took approximately 12 hours to print using a Z650 3D-printer and...
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Department of Making + Doing - Philadelphia

Department of Making + Doing - Philadelphia | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
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STUDENT PROFILES: Quin Etnyre: What If Every Kid Could Learn through Tinkering?

STUDENT PROFILES: Quin Etnyre: What If Every Kid Could Learn through Tinkering?
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Kid Inspiration - All for the Boys - SCIENCE FUN

Kid Inspiration - All for the Boys - SCIENCE FUN | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
I have some science projects lined up to share, but the boys have been wanting to do these project...
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What to 3D Print? How About A Full Size Kayak - 3D Printing Industry

What to 3D Print? How About A Full Size Kayak - 3D Printing Industry | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Jim Smith, a maker and founder of the Grass Roots Engineering blog has quite simply pushed the limitations of 3D printing with his new Kayak — 3D printed over 6 weeks.
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lynda.com Training | Up and Running with 3D Printing

lynda.com Training | Up and Running with 3D Printing | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Learn the basics of what 3D printing is and how you can use it to create amazing objects, from prototypes to working tools.
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MIT finds 15-year-old scouring trash bins for parts. What he's built will leave you stunned.

MIT finds 15-year-old scouring trash bins for parts. What he's built will leave you stunned. | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
When MIT discovered Kelvin, he was living in utter poverty. But that didn't stop this engineering whiz kid from building something amazing.
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3D-Printed Fossils & Rocks Could Transform Geology

3D-Printed Fossils & Rocks Could Transform Geology | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Recreating delicate fossils and fractured rocks with 3D printing could revolutionize geologic research and teaching, according to the technology's early adopters.
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A movement in the making

A movement in the making | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
What makes “making”—the next generation of inventing and do-it-yourself—worth paying attention to?
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Laser Cut Like a Boss

This issue came about due to our interest in laser cutting fabrication and our curiosity for compliant mechanisms. Our next issue will be an introduction to experimentation and prototyping with the...
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Makerspace

Makerspace | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Creating a space for young makers and educators
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Moved from old location

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Trash For Teaching

Trash For Teaching | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
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Hon Weng Chong: Paging Dr. Smartphone

Hon Weng Chong: Paging Dr. Smartphone | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
The Australian medical student has built a stethoscope that can plug into a smartphone and help diagnose pneumonia
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The STEM Crisis is a Myth: An Ongoing Discussion - IEEE Spectrum

The STEM Crisis is a Myth: An Ongoing Discussion - IEEE Spectrum | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Throughout the month of September, we'll provide continuing coverage and debate
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The Micro 3D printer tops $1M on Kickstarter in one day - CNET

The Micro 3D printer tops $1M on Kickstarter in one day - CNET | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Surpassing its $50,000 funding goal in 11 minutes, the miniature consumer 3D printer takes the crowdfunding world by storm.
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Making Things See: 3D vision with Kinect, Processing, Arduino, and MakerBot (Make: Books): Greg Borenstein: 9781449307073: Amazon.com: Books

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CPAVTS students use 3-D printer to improve robot building

CPAVTS students use 3-D printer to improve robot building | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
SILVER SPRING TWP. — Through funding on a donation site for teachers, a 3-D printer is providing advanced work to students at Cumberland Perry Area Vocational Technical School.
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An Early Look at the Cortado—the Arduino You'll Never Plug In

An Early Look at the Cortado—the Arduino You'll Never Plug In | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
The Cortado board from Punch Through is a new Arduino compatible board with built-in Bluetooth LE. An Arduino compatible board with built-in Bluetooth LE isn't a new idea, but the Cortado does thin...
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AgIC Is A DIY Kit For Turning A Home Inkjet Printer Into A Circuit-Board Maker | TechCrunch

AgIC Is A DIY Kit For Turning A Home Inkjet Printer Into A Circuit-Board Maker | TechCrunch | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Another startup aiming to simplify the process of prototyping electronics by doing away with the need to wire up breadboards has taken to Kickstarter. This..
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Kids get creative with 3-D printers

Kids get creative with 3-D printers | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
As a high school student, James Anderson built Pinewood Derby cars in woodworking class. Decades later, he's teaching high school students to create similar structures, but instead of demonstrating hammers and nails, he directs students to press 'print.'
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EarSketch

EarSketch | Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom | Scoop.it
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omputational music remixing and sharing as a tool to drive engagement and interest in computing

 
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