Tag Archive: Construction kit

control LEGO robots with your smartphone – LEGO Mindstorm EV3 announced!

Almost 14 years after the release of the first generation of LEGO Mindstorms, third generation of LEGO MindstormsĀ namedĀ EV3 was announced this year at CES, Las Vegas. The biggest change: Implementing the best from… Continue reading

Last minute christmas present ideas for geeks!

In case you haven’t bought them yet (!), here are some innovative and creative ideas for your kids: C-JUMP, THE BOARD GAME If you want your kid to learn to code, but you… Continue reading

Goldie Blox: A construction kit designed for girls

Do you know any female engineers or coders? I only know a handful. Only 11% of engineers are women! Maybe that’s because the profession doesn’t appeal to the female stereotype? For some reason,… Continue reading

BOOK REVIEW: “HOW MACHINES WORK : BUILD YOUR OWN WORKING MODELS”

At an ordinary day at the mall, I saw this at the bookstore. “How Machines Work” by Nick Arnold and Allan Sanders. This would be a perfect christmas present for my four-year-old son.… Continue reading

Review: Norwegian Museum of Science, Technology and Medicine

A few weeks ago, I was on a short trip in Oslo with my wife and kids. I was determined to visit a child-friendly museum of some sort. I surfed the net and… Continue reading