MaKey MaKey turns anything into buttons to control your computer

I remember in one of my middle school technology classes we would work on projects that involved using circuits and transistors, LEDs, and other electronics knickknacks to make objects that did stuff. The projects were a lot of fun, even if the results were things that were barely useful. Well, a recent KickStarter project (that [...]

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Guy Makes Prosthetic Arm Out of Legos

An engineering student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill named Max Sheperd built a prosthetic arm entirely made out of Legos. If his career as an engineer doesn’t work out, he could always apply for a job as Lego Master Builder (yes, that’s a real thing). But something tells he’ll do just [...]