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Make It: Custom Craft Cars

Explore the iterative design process while creating a customized toy car from the ground up.

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Cars

Make It: Custom Craft Cars

Explore the iterative design process while creating a customized toy car from the ground up.

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Cars

Make It: Custom Craft Cars

Explore the iterative design process while creating a customized toy car from the ground up.

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Cars

Make It: Custom Craft Cars

Explore the iterative design process while creating a customized toy car from the ground up.

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Physical Fitness Arcade Challenge

Challenge yourself at our Physical Fitness Arcade!

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Make It: Tinkering

Stop by Maker Space each week to try out different activities that will encourage families to build, explore, design and create together.

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Make It: Tinkering

Stop by Maker Space each week to try out different activities that will encourage families to build, explore, design and create together.

Continue reading →

19443848593_347be198ac_k

Make It: Tinkering

Stop by Maker Space each week to try out different activities that will encourage families to build, explore, design and create together.

Continue reading →

19443848593_347be198ac_k

Make It: Tinkering

Stop by Maker Space each week to try out different activities that will encourage families to build, explore, design and create together.

Continue reading →

19443848593_347be198ac_k

Make It: Tinkering

Stop by Maker Space each week to try out different activities that will encourage families to build, explore, design and create together.

Continue reading →

Scenes from the New York Hall of Science in Queens, New York

Oztoc Tutorial

Oztoc is a digital game at NYSCI that introduces engineering principles and logic. To play the game, visitors shift wooden blocks on a multitouch table. The blocks represent batteries, LEDs, resistors and timers, and the players must figure out how to use the blocks to…

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Play Test at University of Wisconsin- Madison

Rebecca Eydt and Leilah Lyons joined the University of Wisconsin- Madison for a play test at the Games Learning and Society Center. Fifteen local middle school children from an after school program specializing in computer sciences visited in order to test out the newly finished table…

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Fish

MakeScape Formative Fish Testing

Formative Fish Tests The first focus test on January 31st asked visitors at the museum: Gender Age Which 5 animal designs do you like the best? If you were fishing, which 5 animals would you be most upset to catch? Which animals shown exist in…

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Makescape FIsh Table

MakeScape Interactive Table

The interactive table top has arrived! The developers at the Learning Games Network are working on the interface. More images to come!

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MakeScape Game Design Overview

MakeScape Museum interactive game exhibit and research project Overview A project in collaboration with Matthew Berland of UW Madison, Leilah Lyons of New York Hall of Science and Learning Games Network (Madison developer). Object of game is to attract different “fish” to the variety of light combinations…

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