July 23 Lecture: Plants For Space w/ Dr. Frazer Thorpe

Plants provide humans with oxygen, food, shelter, medicine, and countless other resources essential for our survival and well-being. Crop growth during NASA missions is essential to provide fresh foods for crew members while providing oxygen, medicine, and a close tie to earth. Growing plants in microgravity and on the moon facilitates biological science while lifting spirits and helping to maintain well-being. Come join us July 23rd @ 4:00 pm Pacific for the next Magnitude lecture: Plants For…

Magnitude introduces VR experience Starborn Academy with Uplift Aerospace

Uplift Aerospace (Symbol: NRPI) has selected Magnitude.io as an outreach partner to bring Virtual Reality (VR) to schools across the United States and beyond. This collaboration marks a new era of immersive STEM learning and significant expansion of Uplift’s Starborn Academy into strategic global markets, including a main focus on California school districts. The new virtual reality program, Starborn Academy, is an immersive nine-week virtual reality (VR) education program that has been designed to elevate…

A walking 3D Printer Hexapod created by Michael Shiloh’s students

A walking 3D Printer Hexapod created by Michael Shiloh’s students

[youtube_video id=”FHnaLbghZ1o” height=”” width=””]   Is it robot or art?  Our education advisor, Michael Shiloh, appeared in an article today by Signe Brewster on GIGAOM.   Michael Shiloh Arduino Education at Arduino Arduino San Francisco Art Institute Exploratorium         Last year, Michael Shiloh, an engineer, tinkerer and lecturer at Bay Area colleges, co-taught an advanced architecture class at California College of the Arts that posed an unusual challenge to students: build a non-standard 3D printer in…