Instructables: exploring - education - teach - kids - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:03:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Marble Roller Coaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Marble-Roller-Coaster/
Marble Roller Coaster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/TYKK/H7UQYT0A/FYWTYKKH7UQYT0A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/TYKK/H7UQYT0A/FYWTYKKH7UQYT0A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/TYKK/H7UQYT0A/FYWTYKKH7UQYT0A.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance "We're doing the roller coasters?! Yes!!" That's the response I get from students who've taken my engineering classes before when they find out it's marble roller coaster day. It's a class favorite. It's an open-ended, fast-paced, constantly evolving, and easy to explain. This project reaches a wid...
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Mon, 8 Oct 2012 20:45:31 PDT
Propeller-Powered Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Propeller-Powered-Car/
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Mon, 2 Apr 2012 11:06:35 PDT
Crash Test Cars http://www.instructables.com/id/Teach-Engineering-Crash-Test-Racers/
Crash Test Cars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/4JXY/HW43ZKWM/FEJ4JXYHW43ZKWM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/4JXY/HW43ZKWM/FEJ4JXYHW43ZKWM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/4JXY/HW43ZKWM/FEJ4JXYHW43ZKWM.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance We've all heard of the classic egg-drop engineering challenge, so here's a twist: crash test race cars! The students in my extracurricular engineering class love this project because of its open-ended nature and thrilling process. More footage of crash tests Materials and ...
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