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        America Revealed | Desktop Factory

        Support STEM learning with this video that profiles "MakerBot," a 3D printer that is changing the nature of manufacturing. Then use the accompanying lesson plan, "The DIY Boom: A Hands-On Look at the New Industrial Revolution," to have students explore the “new industrial revolution” by collaborating on a hands-on DIY manufacturing project using the free 3D design tool Google Sketchup.

        This video is available in both English and Spanish audio, along with corresponding closed captions.

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