Nestor Le Jardin Loupe is an interactive garden project for birds that uses Adafruit flexible solar panels to light up birdhouses when occupied
Loupe, or burl in English refers to the knotty, gnarly growths on tree trunks.
2014 Lausanne Jardins. Switzerland June 14- October 11, 2014
Designed in collaboration with Aurey Deslis and Charles Goyard.
Inspired by burl, this garden is a sort of bed and breakfast for urban birds; intended to reveal the subtleties of our eco-system at work without being intrusive. A suspended garden with sound in motion was designed for bird consumption: a variety of local seed and berry plants and insects accompany solar powered, interactive birdhouses that indicate habitation with a
8-6-2021 (August 6, 2021) is the Snakiest day of the year and it’s also this year’s CircuitPython Day! The day highlights all things CircuitPython and Python on Hardware. See you there!
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.