The type of direction you are looking for is what college and universities provide.
For example, at UNLV here in Las Vegas the College of Engineering hosts the Senior Design competition.
Here are some of the projects from past years:
There is also a Robotics team working on the DARPA challenge with 25 other schools worldwide.
(This type of ingenuity is typical of research universities like UNLV around the world.)
If you insist on staying out of school and giving it a go from 16, try looking up the careers of Dean Kamen and Mark Cuban – both of whom had successful businesses as teenagers before going on to further education.
Originally Posted: https://www.quora.com/How-can-I-find-the-right-resources-and-environment-to-start-constructing-projects-and-designing-building-things-within-computing-electronics-and-mathematics-See-Question-Details
Originally Posted On: 2015-05-25