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littleBits and DIY: Check Out Our First Collaboration


September 17, 2018

We hope that you’ve heard about our newest inventor kits — Base Inventor Kit, Electronic Music Inventor Kit, and Space Rover Inventor Kit. We recently launched this new line of...

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Meet the Inventor: Mitchell Malpartida


September 15, 2018

At littleBits, it always feels like a treat when members of our inventing community visit our New York headquarters. Mitchell Malpartida, a STEM/STEAM enthusiast and founder of the Masterful Creations...

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New Research Shows that Early Exposure to STEM Sets Kids Up for Success


September 13, 2018

As a toddler, Jeff Bezos took his crib apart with a screwdriver. Twelve-year-old Mark Zuckerberg used a programming language called Atari BASIC to create a computer messaging system, which he...

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What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?


September 12, 2018

One of the most common questions that grown-ups ask kids is, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” It’s fun to hear their responses: firefighter, scientist, princess,...

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5 STEM-tastic Ways to Challenge Kids at Home


September 6, 2018

You already know that kids learn important skills, including creativity and problem solving, by working on STEM projects at school. So why not enforce these skills by creating some fun STEM...

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littleBits’ Avengers Hero Kit is Officially Available Today!


August 24, 2018

Earlier this month, littleBits introduced the Avengers Hero Inventor Kit in collaboration with Disney’s Marvel Entertainment. The launch followed the success of our Droid Inventor Kit, developed with Disney’s Lucasfilm in 2017. Today...

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What is Your Kid’s Perfect STEAM Kit?


August 23, 2018

Kids have a lot of different interests and abilities. One of the best things about littleBits’ STEAM kits are that they are not a one-size-fits-all experience. Each kit works to...

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Welcome DIY to the littleBits Family!


August 14, 2018

Today, I’m thrilled to share that littleBits has acquired DIY, an incredible SF-based tech startup that’s cultivated one of the largest and most active online communities of kids! I’m so...

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Top STEAM Tips for Your Classroom in the New School Year


August 9, 2018

As teachers, we often have to get creative when it comes to preparing our students for the innovative and forward-thinking career paths they may take in the future. STEAM (Science,...

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Kids Invent Their Own Super Hero with the Avengers Hero Inventor Kit


August 1, 2018

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a Super Hero? Today, littleBits is happy to introduce the Avengers Hero Inventor Kit, in collaboration with Marvel Entertainment....

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