Science Structures at Trout Lake

Come and build ‘science structures’ with us at Trout Lake community centre on Saturday May 14th between 11am and 4pm! We’re organizing this drop-in workshop as part of the NSERC Science Odyssey week, a nationwide series of science and engineering events. We have developed a lightweight and tool-free construction system … Continue reading

Beetle-Bots are coming to Whistler!

Here’s a little video of the prototype Beetle-Bot we’ve been developing recently. We’re teaming up with Whistler Arts Council to bring you a beetle-bot building workshop for 12-16 year-olds. Register for the workshop on Nov 2nd to build one of your own! Not only will you take home a cool … Continue reading

Squishy Circuits at Children’s Festival!

squishy circuit

The Vancouver International Children’s Festival is underway this week at Granville Island. The MakerMobile team is there this year with a great all-ages activity based on exploring electricity with ‘squishy’ circuits. The squishiness is provided by a special conductive play dough (it’s safe and easy to make at home!) which … Continue reading