element14 Design Challenges are competitions where engineers from around the globe design prototypes to solve a problem for tomorrow's world. We give you a kit, you build your project and document it on the community, and you could win great prizes.

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1 in 4 species of Bees are at risk of extinction, Engineers heed the call! Using Arduino MKR1310 and Arduino Pro Nicla Vision Boards, challengers will combat the issues plaguing the global bee population.

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Push your low power application projects to their limits with the PSoCTm︎ 62 and its M0 Access line MCU, using Infineon's comprehensive ModusToolboxTm︎ software. Watch the PSoCTm︎ 62 webinar.

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Participate in one of our four Design Challenges for the Summer of Sensors! Contestants will be selected to receive one of four different kits, tailored to a specific theme.

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In this competition, participants will have an opportunity to experiment, test, or build a sensor fusion project with the AMD Xilinx SP701 Spartan-7 FPGA Kit.

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From smart vehicles to gaming controllers, there is a growing demand for touch-free controls. Participants will use the MAX25405 kit to add gesture sensing into their designs.

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Congratulations to our winners who have incorporated Molex thermistors into their original experiments and designs, documenting their progress and findings along the way.

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Summer of Sensors Challenge
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Experimenting with Gesture Sensors
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Experimenting with Sensor Fusion