Learn about electricity while having fun! Lavishly illustrated with cartoons and drawings, this book guides the reader through six hands-on projects. Discover the electrical potential lurking in a stack of pennies - enough to light up an LED or power a calculator!
Marc de Vinck is a former director of product development at Make: magazine and a member of the Make: Technical Advisory board. He has written numerous posts and articles on do-it-yourself science and technology for Make: Marc previously worked in fields as diverse as traditional metalsmith, illustrator, and 3D model maker. He thrives on the process of making and educating, with one of his greatest career accomplishments the implementation of Maker Faire's Learn to Solder program, which taught more than 10,000 people a lifelong skill.