Author: Rob

How to Safely Remove a Tick

Ticks are a part of being outdoors.  These blood sucking arachnids carry disease and should be removed as soon as possible.  The sooner an attached tick is removed, the less likely it is to transmit disease.  The video below shows…

Recognize Poison Ivy – Video

Poison Ivy

If you and your kids are going to be spending any time out in the woods, it is essential that you know how to recognize poison ivy.  A bout with poison ivy can turn a fun camping trip into a…

Robotic Rocket Launcher

Here is a very cool idea from mindsirobotics.com: “In this Video we took MINDS-i to the next level. Remember when you launched rockets in middle school? Take your school science project to the next level with MINDS-i. This 6×6 Chassis…

Kid-Size Tank

Here is an awesome project by “kidilini.”  This 1/4 scale tank is completely drivable, and has a functioning turret.  Here test pilot Nick drives the tank off of the ramp after a paint job.  There are more videos on his…