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Challenge: Invent A Space Device

by Chloe

Published on June 11, 2015

This project can be made with the littleBits Space Kit. Get yours today!

Level: Intermediate

Time: 4-6 hrs

Recommended: Space Kit, CloudBit Kit, Workshop Kit

Skills: Parabolas, Satellite Orbits, Design Thinking, Internet of Things

You've been dispatched to Mars with a crew of highly talented, brilliant thinkers. On a routine satellite maintenance mission, you lose contact with two of your engineers.  What would you build to get in touch with the astronauts?
  1. 1. Create an invention that communicates with astronauts.
  2. 2. To complete the challenge, take a video of yourself using the device and explaining how you made it. The video should be 30+ seconds.

  3. 3. Bonus points for including a story in your video and using the cloudBit!

Credits: Arjun Srivatsa, Sarah Woodard, Vanessa Genarelli