Japanese robot makers visit Build Brighton

Japanese robot makers visit Build Brighton

The people from PLEN Project came and showed us how to make their mini humanoid robot, the PLEN 2. And their original robot came along to show what it will be capable of. It was fun getting it to roller skate and pick up a...
RSA Ours to Master Report

RSA Ours to Master Report

The RSA have published an interesting report on makerspaces, featuring a case study of Build Brighton plus other schemes around the country. It looks at the population’s changing attitudes towards Capitalism and shows that makerspaces have an opportunity to help...
Brighton Science Festival Workshop

Brighton Science Festival Workshop

Kids had fun learning about LEDs and circuits by making little wooden houses and mushrooms. The house uses a light dependent resistor so the LEDs turn on when the room goes...
MozFest 2015

MozFest 2015

A group of us from BuildBrighton had a fun weekend at MozFest learning about the open web, Raspberry Pis and other cool tech.
Mini Maker Faire

Mini Maker Faire

We had a buzzing stall at the Brighton Mini Maker this year, with the Nao robot doing tai-chi next to Paul’s 3D printer, that was busily working away. Here’s a video of a boy’s fascination after the Nao had fallen over, it gets up on it’s...