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LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Bonus Models The LEGO Mindstorms EV3 31313 set comes with 17 models you can build, program and play with. Yes, I know that the official models are just 5,… Read more…

LEGO Duck Maker (Pick-a-Duck)

LEGO Duck Maker: how it all began In 2012, I worked for LEGO Education as an external programmer, to develop the programs for the EV3 Education EV3 sets. So I… Read more…

Danny’s Lab T-shirts

At some LEGO event and TV interview, I was wearing my EV3L hoodie, and many people liked it a lot. I also made some really cool t-shirts with Cyclops printed on them. These t-shirts have… Read more…

Summer LEGO Workshops in the USA

Usually I thought of summer as a period of rest, sunbathing, fresh drinks under the pine trees in Tuscany. But not during upcoming July 2014! I will be in the USA,… Read more…

LEGO Build-in-the-bag

School is over, and Tuscan sun is cooking me well. Using my activity of educator as an excuse to buy new LEGO sets, I got the small and nice LEGO Creator set 31014.… Read more…

RUBIX – VEX IQ Rubik’s cube solver

Rubik+VEX = RUBIX In Februrary 2014 I was invited as a VEX IQ Super User at the VEX World Championship in Anaheim California that took place at the end of… Read more…

I did it again: my robots on RAI TV

Robot LEGO in TV A little premise for my followers: I wrote this article in two languages (Italian first) because this time I appeared on Italian TV. Click here for… Read more…

The LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Laboratory – Education Edition

The LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Laboratory The LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Laboratory book introduces everyone to building and programming LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 robots. The book contains tutorials to learn how to program the… Read more…

EV3 Animatronic Heads

December 2013: After having designed this creepy animatronic head using the LEGO MINDSTORMS Education EV3 core set 45544, I adapted it to be built also with the retail set 31313.… Read more…

EV3 Medium Servo Motor EXPOSED!

Ever wondered what’s inside a LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Medium Motor? Look here then, and avoid bothering to open your own motor. In fact,  it could be permanently damaged during the… Read more…