Of course origami is a fun and engaging activity, and it also teaches alot about basic engineering! Have you ever stopped to think, though, just how far origami can go?
Have a look at this video about famous physicist and origami enthusiast, Robert Lang. Robert used to work for NASA and used the basic principals of origami to create some amazing - literally out of this world - projects.
And here, Robert will teach you how to create some beautiful origami: