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Best of Make: Volume 2

65 Projects and Skill Builders from the Pages of Make:

by The Editors of Make:

<div><p>After ten years, Make: has become one of most celebrated magazines to hit the newsstands, and certainly one of the hottest reads. If you're just catching on to the Maker Movement and wonder what you've missed, this book contains the best

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Brilliant!

Shuji Nakamura And the Revolution in Lighting Technology (Updated Edition)

by Bob Johnstone

A revolution in the way we use artificial lighting is underway, one that is every bit as sweeping and significant as Edison’s invention of the light bulb. The technology of light emitting diodes (LEDs) is ready for widespread implementation. Its

ISBN: 9781633880634

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Criteria for Selecting Appropriate Technologies under Different Cultural, Technical and Social Conditions: Proceedings of the IFAC Symposium Bari, Ita

by De Giorgio, A.

Criteria for Selecting Appropriate Technologies under Different Cultural, Technical and Social Conditions covers the Proceedings of the IFAC symposium held in Bari-Italy on May 21-23, 1979. <br>The book starts by presenting general introductory

ISBN: 9781483104522

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Engineering, Science and Antigravity: Challenging the Challenges

by Douglas Vandenberghe

<p>Dr. Douglas Vandenberghe, a professional engineer, introduces several antigravity devices/machines and phenomena reported by inventors and researchers such as Nikola Tesla, T. Townsend Brown, J.L. Naudin, Viktor Schauberger, and John ...

ISBN: 9781301173433

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Everything Has a Limit. Or, How Much Stress Can Our Brains and Bodies Take?

SHORT STORY #25. Nonfiction series #1 - # 60.

by Alla P. Gakuba

<p>There are several example in this story when the author was faced with huge job problems and must find solutions and then solve it—otherwise her career would be over.  </p> <p>      One such problem was: how to design 3.5 miles “a spiral” for

ISBN: 9781943131556

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Getting Started with Adafruit Trinket

15 Projects with the Low-Cost AVR ATtiny85 Board

by Mike Barela

<p>Arduino's ubiquity and simplicity has led to a gigantic surge in the use of microcontrollers to build programmable electronics project. Despite the low cost of Arduino, you're still committing about $30 worth of hardware every time you build ...

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Getting Started with Sensors

Measure the World with Electronics, Arduino, and Raspberry Pi

by Karvinen

<p>To build electronic projects that can sense the physical world, you need to build circuits based around sensors: electronic components that react to physical phenomena by sending an electrical signal. Even with only basic electronic ...

ISBN: 9781449367046

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How to Design Innovations

SHORT STORY #42. Nonfiction series #1- # 60.

by Alla P. Gakuba

<p>This short story describes a real life example of an innovation. Here the author on her real life example guides readers on how to design innovations—starting from the idea—to the prototype and then—to  implementation of the final ...

ISBN: 9781943131723

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Inventing: A Beginner's Guide

by Kian Harvey

<p>This book is a short guide aimed at helping first-time inventors take their first steps in the world of inventing.<br />Written in layman&apos;s terms by an inventor, for inventors.<br />Learn how to stop just thinking about your inventions ...

ISBN: 9781311226730

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Make Fun!

Create Your Own Toys, Games, and Amusements

by Bob Knetzger

<div><p>You don't need to own a factory to make toys. Author and toymaker Bob Knetzger has been making fun stuff all his life with simple technology like vacuum forming and mold-making. In an age where makers are tantalized by the capabilities ...

ISBN: 9781457194085

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Make: Easy 1+2+3 Projects

From the Pages of Make:

by The Editors of Make:

<div><p>From the pages of Make: magazine comes this collection of dozens of projects you can make in your home or school workshop. You'll learn how to create toys and games from stuff you have lying around, create unusual and inspiring home ...

ISBN: 9781680450408

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Make: Paper Inventions

Machines that Move, Drawings that Light Up, and Wearables and Structures You Can Cut, Fold, and Roll

by Kathy Ceceri

<div><p>Paper is incredible stuff. It's easy to cut, but incredibly strong. It's disposable, but can last for centuries. It can stand as stiff as a board, pop up like a spring, or float like a leaf. And its invention changed the world ...

ISBN: 9781457187483

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Maker Pro

by John Baichtal, Wendy Jehanara Tremayne, Andrew 'bunnie' Huang & others

<p><i>Maker Pro</i> is a book of essays by more than a dozen prominent and up-and-coming professional makers (Maker Pros). Each essay includes advice and stories on topics such as starting a kit-making business, taking a hardware project ...

ISBN: 9781457186141

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My Inventions

[Illustrated & Biography Added]

by Nikola Tesla

<p><span>   NIKOLA TESLA (1856 ~ 1943) was a Serbian American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engi-neer, physicist, and futurist best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply ...

ISBN: 9786059654081

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Picking Green Bananas: Ripening Transferred University Technology

by Baier, Robert E.

Many unexploited technologies have been discovered via joint university/industry/government funding, but most remain buried in dusty university Technology Transfer Office files, not judged to be Patent-worthy by administrators not as likely to ...

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Places of Invention

by Arthur P. Molella & Anna Karvellas

The companion book to an upcoming museum exhibition of the same name, <i>Places of Invention </i>seeks to answer timely questions about the nature of invention and innovation:  What is it about some places that sparks invention and innovation? ...

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ReMaking History, Volume 2

Industrial Revolutionaries

by William Gurstelle

<div><p><i>Industrial Revolutionaries</i> is the second volume in William Gurstelle's unique exploration of history's great inventors. Each chapter revisits the life and times of one of the forward-thinking revolutionaries who helped create the ...

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Science's Strangest Inventions

Extraordinary but true stories from over 200 years of inventive history

by Tom Quinn

The history of science is littered with mad, bad and delightfully dotty inventions, from the bicycle that relied for its momentum on the rider waggling his head back and forth continually to the Improved Pneumatic Advertising Hat - a bowler that

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Skills Are Transferable from One Industry to Another

SHORT STORY # 41. Nonfiction series #1 - # 60.

by Alla P. Gakuba

<p>One Friday was my graduation day, I received my doctoral degree, or PhD. The next day, on Saturday, my then husband, Chrys, a physician, asked me to come to his office and see that is going on there. I was surprise, but went.</p> <p>He ...

ISBN: 9781943131716

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STORIES OF GREAT INVENTORS: Fulton, Whitney, Morse, Cooper, Edison

by Hattie E. Macomber

Stories of great American inventors of the nineteenth century: Robert Fulton (steamboat and first practical submarine) ; Eli Whitney (cotton gin) ; Samuel Morse (telegraph and Morse code) ; Peter Cooper (steam locomotive) ; Thomas Edison ...

ISBN: 9788896365632

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