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The Best Free Resources for Getting Started With 3D Printing

Despite many people understanding the concept of 3D printing, few know the 3D design and printing process well enough to try it out for themselves …

3D Printing

All about: cura 3d tutorial how to use cura slicer software

If you want to get the best results from you 3D printer, you need the right 3D slicer. Here are the best and most popular 3D slicer software tools …

3D Printing

The five years in every girl's life that decides if she will work in STEM

Teachers and parents in the UK have a five-year window to grow girls’ interest in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) before it starts …

Maker Education Lessons and Projects

Makey Makey Lessons<p>Game Controller Challenge and blog post about MakeyMakey Challenge<br>• Simple Circuits Challenge – Science Lesson<br>• Interactive Room …

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Getting Started with Your Multimeter

Of all electronics tools, I consider the multimeter to be the most essential. It will tell you how much voltage exists between any two points in a circuit, or how much current is passing through the circuit. It will help you to find a wiring error, and can also evaluate a component to determine its …

Pressure Switch

Step 1:<p>Cut two pieces of aluminum foil tape a two pieces of cardboard to the same size.<p>Step 2:<p>Attached the aluminum foil tape to the pieces of …

DIY

How Design Thinking Became a Buzzword at School

The trendy concept is in high demand among educators, but its specifics are vague.<p>At a recent teaching conference in Richmond, Virginia, a session on “design thinking” in education drew a capacity crowd. Two middle-school teachers demonstrated how they had used the concept to plan and execute an …

Arduino RGB LED Controller using WiFi: Circuit Diagram and Code

In last tutorial, we explained controlling a Robot using Wi-Fi and Arduino, and in this article we are with our next IOT Based Project- <b>RGB LED</b> …

Arduino

Web Controlled Servo using Arduino and Wi-Fi

In this post we are going to <b>control a Servo Motor using a web browser with the help of Arduino and Wi-Fi module ESP8266</b>. The ESP8266 will establish a …

Arduino