DesignXSaber is a Y studios project inspired by Star Wars. Six of their designers tried their hand at creating a unique lightsaber, Via Designxsaber
some of Y Studios’ design heroes – Zaha Hadid, Charles and Ray Eames, Issey Miyake, Edith Heath and Dieter Rams. It envisions what a saber would look like if Y Studios and our design heroes designed it. All sabers featured in DESIGN X SABER are designed by Y Studios.
See images of every lightsaber as well as 6 videos detailing each designer’s process here. See Episode 1: Zaha Hadid below!
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, or even use Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for MakeCode, CircuitPython, 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.