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Broken Stuffed Animals Get “Surgery” to Teach Kids About Organ Donors

Screen Shot 2016-05-17 at 4.05.02 PMOf the 14,000 people in Japan who need transplants, 300 receive them each year. To inspire organ donors, Second Life Toys is using plushies.

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New Project: Howtoons: Build an Extendable Wooden Robot Arm

Build your own extendable robo arm from paint stirring sticks!
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Make It For Mom: Easy Wood Grain Silhouette Portrait

What else could be more thoughtful than a DIY gift for mom featuring her darling children? This is a simple and effective project that even the least of the handy dads out there can make in time for Mother’s Day this weekend. All you need is a …

Kids, Engineering, and the Citizens of City X

The City X Project teaches problem solving using 3D printing by way of a fictional city on a distant planet.Read more on MAKE

LEO Author Carla Diana at the MakerBot Store

Carla Diana, author of our new kids’ book, LEO the Maker Prince, is visiting all the MakerBot retail stores. LEO takes a fanciful, beautifully illustrated trip through the world of 3D printing.Read more on MAKE

Secretary of Education Thanks Maker Camp for Promoting STEM Education

In a special message this morning, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan sent special thanks to everyone who worked on and attended Maker Camp this year.Read more on MAKE

Holiday Gift Guide 2012: Science, Tech, Engineering & Math (STEM) Toys for Kids

People give all manner of toys as gifts during the holidays. Some are big hits, others flop. I think the best ones are fun and stimulating while at the same time teaching a skill or concept. In that spirit, here are some toys that fall under the broad …

How-To: Fast Toy Wood Car

Make this simple Fast Toy Wood Car for a fun DIY holiday gift.Read the full article on MAKE