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How to make your own neurons

A) Eat lots of Omega-3 fatty acids

B) Do Crossword and or Sudoku Puzzles

C) Sew this little guy (from Instructables):

What you need to make a Neuron:
– one polka dot sock (but most places make you buy them in pairs)
– matching thread
– ball of yarn
– yarn needle
– an old sock
– beans
– poly stuffing

Full instructions here

You can also check out more of his buddies at Neuron Rebellion.



Beth Kelley is an applied & digital anthropologist with an overall interest in how people engage with and are impacted by their environments and vice versa. This has manifested itself in many ways, by looking at creativity, playful spaces, built environments, and environmental enrichment, sustainability, design research, and integrative and collaborative models of learning such as through play and hands-on learning.