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Meet Paul Spooner, an automata artist showcased at Curious Contraptions.
Meet Carlos Zapata, an automata artist showcased at Curious Contraptions.
Meet Matt Smith, an automata artist showcased at the Curious Contraptions exhibition.
Create a unique structure that spins in the wind and then experiment with its rotation.
Ready for liftoff? Launch rockets with your own launcher!
Square wheels roll smoothly on a round road.
Explore the behavior of common night-lights controlled by photocell sensors.
Use electricity to break water into its elemental components.
Plunge into hydraulics with a pair of dueling syringes.
Learn to read the results of a homemade electrophoresis device.
Run gel electrophoresis at home with a homemade chamber.
Build a power source for your own electrophoresis device.
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