Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2014!

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Mother’s Day is May 11th and to help you get some of your shopping done, we’ve come up with our top picks of items we think your mom will love. From the book worm to the technology lover, we have something for every mom on this list.

Explore Space With LittleBits

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This week littleBits announced the results of their partnership with NASA Goddard Space Flight Center when they announced the latest in their line of product kits.

Bare Conductive: Electric Paint for Crafts & More

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GeekMom Sophie is always interested in trying something new in the world of crafts, so the idea behind Bare Conductive’s battery-powered cards made with electric paint seemed fascinating.

TEDActive Makers Hack Art, Urbanization, and Kinetic Energy

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TED is an annual, global idea conference. TEDActive is the arm of the TED conference that engages thinkers and doers in projects centered on the TED Prize. What happens when an artist, an engineer, an inventor, and a technology guru at TEDActive put their heads together around the idea of urbanization? Talk turns to making as an impromptu team emerges. Luis Cillimingras of Ideo was