Our Favourite Sites

There are thousands of sites to explore for ideas. Here are some of our favourites.


Resources for makers to learn, to be inspired, and to contribute.


A repository of science and math experiments to try out.


There’s so much to learn online.


Turn your smartphone into 40 different Arduino shields.

All about 3D printing.

Founded by Ladyada to create the best place for learning electronics and making the best designed products.

Online video series and comic book about open source hardware, electronics, art, and hacking.

A new open source hardware project every month.

The largest community for amateur Unmanned Aerial Vehicles.

A resource for buddying evil mad scientists everywhere.

Integrates high and low technological materials, processes, and cultures.

A platform for people who like to hack things for the better.

Hacked gadgets DIY tech blog.

Explore, share, make.

They organise Great site for Arduino, 3D printing, Raspberry Pi…

A thriving design community for discovering, making, and sharing 3D printable things.

An open hardware facilitation company based in Shenzhen, China.

Online retail store for electronics projects. Also offers online tutorials of embedded electronics.

Experiments with science, art, technology, and delightful ideas.


Helps people observe and track satellites orbiting the Earth.

Huge libraries of hands-on science experiments and videos.

Make toys at home with common household materials.

Skeletons that are able to walk on the wind, and live their own lives.

Toys from trash.

A collection of science practicals and low-cost Teaching and Learning Materials.

Provides free interactive math and science simulations.

Science toys and projects that are cheap to make with clear instructions.


Khan Academy is a nonprofit with a mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.

Discover the world of science, take part in scientific tests and experiments, and find out the latest science news.

It’s a universal, scientific origin story that is relevant to anyone and everyone.

Complex things explained.

Cool physics and other sweet science.

Discusses science news and history and concepts.

Mind-blowing facts and the best of the Internet.

Your weekly dose of fun and interesting science.