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A Kickstarter project aims to make engineering as addictive as Flappy Bird

Fawn Qiu

Who thought Flappy Bird could be used in STEM education? It could, through the Flappy Box DIY Game Kit, everyone can learn about simple engineering concept (electrical, mechanical, and programming) through making a fun game kit! The proceeds of the Kickstarter will also be used to fund an engineering workshop for low-income girls!

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  • Tom Maybrier

    Way cool - I love that there's an outreach portion of the project to bring access to this kind of hands-on tech learning. More schools should have Arduinos, Raspberry Pis, Max classes - I think it could really help close the gender gap in fields like engineering.