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Meet the Bit Buckets Robotics Team

Meet the Bit Buckets Robotics Team

Meet the Bit Buckets Robotics Team, the 2nd place winners of the Tucson Pumpkin Toss (trebuchet) and the National Underwater Robotics Challenge. The Bit Buckets compete nationally and are currently creating their next entry in the FIRST Robotics Competition, an advanced robotics program for high school students. The Bit Buckets will be on hand at Maketopolis, demonstrating their robot that ... Read More »

Build a Little Free Library for Your Neighborhood

Little Free Library, Garden District, Tucson, AZ

Leave a book, take a book. That’s how “Little Free Libraries” work, and Tucson neighborhoods are building their own small lending centers. Meg Johnson made one with the help of her Garden District neighbors, and she will be on hand at the Pima County Public Library’s booth with free plans to handout, willing to answer any questions you have about ... Read More »

Electronics Fun

Circus Amperean, performing at the Maker House Grand Opening

Whether you are a professional Electrical Engineer or an Xbox hacking, light bulb exploding enthusiast, anyone who loves electronics is encouraged to come and share their creations or learn from the community. Pictured here is Circus Amperean, performing with their Tesla coil at the Maker House Grand Opening celebration. Read More »