This weekend, you can learn a few strategies for keeping an egg safe when thrown off a 4 story building. In addition, Paula Kieko breaks down the math and physics for you so you can calculate exactly how fast your egg is going at impact. If you want to have fun and get smarter, organize an egg drop in your neighborhood!

Egg Drop

Here’s an mp4 that plays on pretty much everything. Here’s a 3gp and 3g2 for people who like to watch on their phone! Of course if you subscribe in itunes, the videos and accompanying pdf get downloaded automatically for you, no muss no fuss. You can browse all the Make: videos on or on the weekend projects page at your leisure! – Subscribe Link

Here’s the photoset that goes with this podcast too! – Link

Made a egg-saving-contraption? Upload a pic to the make flickr pool! – Link

Note: I’m still building the giant crossbow for Ignite Seattle on Tuesday! I’ll have pics when I’m done.