Neurons is a modular system with colourful, electronic components which have been specially developed to educate children and juveniles in the STEM field. The construction kit contains 30 blocks with various functions which are all connected quite simply using magnets to create an electronic network. On the basis of data flow orientation and graphic programming, children are enabled to develop and implement their own ideas, for instance, in the field of smart homes or the Internet of Things.
Statement by the Jury
The design of this educational toy is so simple and intuitive that it enables children to acquire a basic knowledge of electronics independently in an experimental way.
Makeblock Co., Ltd., Shenzhen, China
Yiyue Zheng, Lian Liu, Wei Xie
IU+DESIGN (Jiye Shen, Shenghui Jia, Junyao Li, Haiwei Wu, David Juan, Liang Wang, Yajuan Huai, Zheyang Cai), Shenzhen, China