The Kid Should See This

The AgIC marker draws circuits with conductive ink

Doodle a circuit! Made with silver conductive nanoparticles, the ink in the AgIC Circuit Marker can conduct electricity, as shown in this pop-up book inspired Japanese commercial by Kandenko. Watch the LEDs light up as the pre-cut glossy photo paper is drawn on and then folded into place.

AgIC, a Tokyo-based startup out of the University of Tokyo, was successfully kickstarted in 2015. This video from Nikkei Asian Review explains more:

Though it’s become popular, you may be able to find the pen and special paper set on Amazon. We also recommend the Circuit Scribe Pen Lite Kit and Chibitronics’ Chibi Lights, a LED Circuit Stickers STEM Starter Kit.

Related vids: The Red Thread, a time lapse of Sol LeWitt’s Wall Drawing 797, and a giant forest xylophone that plays Bach.

via Rocket News 24.

🌈 Related videos

An illuminated visualization of Bach’s The Well Tempered Clavier

Rion Nakaya

Revolution ( Life Cycle of a Drop of Water)

Rion Nakaya

Classical piano music comes alive with light visualizations

Rion Nakaya

This water slide is a tunnel of LED rainbow effects

Rion Nakaya

The Heart of Maker Faire, a community-inspired light installation

Rion Nakaya

Power, an animated exploration of illustrated machines

Rion Nakaya

A 3D printed mechanical laser show machine

Rion Nakaya

1,374 drones dancing over the City Wall of Xi’an, a Guinness World Records

Rion Nakaya

Colossus – A time lapse ink drawing of New York City’s skyline

Rion Nakaya

 
Browse the TKSST Video Collections

Get 7 smart videos delivered every week.

 

Subscribe