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Make a Light-Up Lantern with BBC micro:bit

Make a vessel with flowers illuminate for a festival.

Build a geometric structure as the lantern holds flowers. Inspired by the tradition of making Loy Krathong β€œto float a vessel or lamp,” for Festival of the Lights or Lantern Festivals in Southeast Asia. This comes from the tradition of making buoyant krathong, like decorated baskets, which are then floated on a river lit by candlelight.

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Make this light-up like candlelight using the RGB LEDs on the Robotics board and animate a flame using the LED matrix screen of the micro:bit.

Use the servo motor to make flowers rocking back and forth or simulate the movement of the entire lantern floating in water.

Use the MakeCode editor to program the Robotic Inventions for micro:bit. 

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