Rebrickable – What a cool site!

Rebrickable – What a cool site!

Do you have a huge collection of LEGO sets at home that are no longer together and are just being used to booby trap rooms? I know as I walk through a room I have a chance of stepping on a LEGO and that really hurts. We have tubs and tubs of LEGOs that came from sets...

Meerkat: Stream Live Video on Twitter

Meerkat is an app for android and iphone that lets you stream video live to twitter. (Until May 11th Meerkat Tshirts are even available for purchase on Teespring)...  There are some TOS on their site that also should probably be looked at, but I'm bad about skipping...

MIP Robot

For Christmas a MIP descended upon our house. For the price I was really hoping it would have some educational properties and maybe it does. So far I haven't been able to justify the cost. The MIP is a robot that you can control with hand gestures or your phone. We...
Girls in Science (CSC offerings)

Girls in Science (CSC offerings)

I just noticed the program offerings from Carnegie Science Center making the rounds on social media: I've heard lots of thoughts on this, from girls just aren't interested in science to the leaders aren't doing enough.  I do know anecdotally that most of my friends...
Smart PJs

Smart PJs

The morning news just showed smart PJs - pajamas for bedtime stories.  The $25 Smart PJ’s,which are available in pink and blue, have 47 colorful dot patterns that work with an app. When a camera on a tablet or phone is held over the dots, the app will launch an...