Solar-powered construction kit


Here’s a nice piece of eco-friendly technology for your children, courtesy of those folk over at Hippyshopper.

It’s a solar-powered construction kit. Very much like your old Meccano set, you can keep the kids busy by setting them off on creating either a helicopter or an aircraft, both featuring solar panels. When the sun hits the finished model, it moves just like a battery-powered toy – except it’s better for the environment. And it’s educational – possibly the first step to a highly-paid engineering job in later life.

Want to know more? Find out about this and all manner of eco-friendly lifestyle solutions over at Hippyshopper.

Dave Walker
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