Archive for June, 2010

Watermelon Death Star

Posted: June 30, 2010 in Art, Star Wars


Should we order it?

Daft Punk Beatbox

Posted: June 24, 2010 in Music, Video

Lego Quest Challenge

Posted: June 24, 2010 in Legos, Projects, Uncategorized

Lego Quest Kids is run by an unschooling mom named Sam. She provides a different Lego challenge each week and readers build something that meets that challenge (with Legos, of course), then take pictures of their creations and e-mail the photos to Sam. Then she posts them on the site. Cool, huh? The current challenge is to build a Lego vessel that floats. Let’s start building!

Iwata Asks

Posted: June 23, 2010 in Gaming, Nintendo, Video Game Creators

I just discovered something called Iwata Asks at It’s a series of interviews where the president of Nintendo (your future boss?) interviews Nintendo game developers. It’s pretty cool. In the most recent interview, Satoru Iwata (the prez) is interviewing Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto. They’re talking about Super Mario Galaxy 2.

The Golden Mean

Posted: June 22, 2010 in Art, Engineering, Projects

Remember my friend Kyrsten and her awesome snail car at the Maker Faire? There’s a post on Instructables telling how they built it.


Posted: June 20, 2010 in Gaming, Surprise

Click here to pick your first game. Your password is written on the calendar.