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Platonic solids are great mathematical fun. Print, cut, and fold these shapes for homemade gaming dice — or use as templates for larger shapes!
Build the “PinSim” cabinet controller and play VR pinball with real flipper buttons and an accelerometer-based nudge system!
Build a carnival-midway strength tester game using strain gauges and a comparator chip
Use moldable plastic to create great new practical jokes!
Use the new Pi 3 to make a touchscreen photo booth that instantly uploads to Google Photos!
Turn your compressed air rocket launcher into the perfect lift-off for a glider. Perfect for testing out different wing and tail configurations.
Based on a classic cereal box toy, this fun "spudmarine" uses a potato and baking powder to make a sub that dives and resurfaces in a pitcher of water.
This is one crossbow that is inexpensive to make and powerful to boot! You'll be shooting targets across the room in no time.
Turn an old headlamp into a power assist for your eyebrows. Use an infrared remote control to raise, lower, waggle, and adjust.
Launch your marshmallows into the air with this stomp-powered PVC pipe cannon.
This tin foil instrument can control a 555 timer and add interesting audio effects based on the principle of capacitance.
Mummify a banana to make sure that you will have a snack waiting for you in the afterlife. This project is Pharaoh approved.
Create custom tiddlywinks using your own unique design and polystyrene film.
Picnics, tailgate parties, and other outdoor gatherings are great, but a little friendly competition makes things more interesting.
For an easy welding project, weld two salt shakers to make a sleek hourglass.
It’s a giant DIY TV! Hang your LED screen on a wall, or take it to your next outdoor festival and blow people’s minds.
Give Teddy a C.H.I.P. brain transplant and he’ll speak anything you type or tweet — with synchronized mouth and eye movements
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