Project:  Firefly jars – Dorkbot 22

Drake presented at Dorkbot 22 a set of electronic lightning bug jars created for Murder Ballad Murder Mystery at the vortex theater in oct. 2009.  Each jar powered 12 randomly flickering LEDs and was powered by a single pic microprocessor.

Drake Wilson is an eclectic creature from the conceptual world currently puttering about in Austin.  He often works with the ACTLab, mainly doing volunteer sysadminry and being akin to a second-chair teaching assistant of some stripe.  He can be found on the Web at