Meet The Kenyan Engineer Who Created Gloves That Turn Sign Language Into Audible Speech February 15, 2019 By Joe Martino IN BRIEF The Facts:Innovator Roy Allela has invented gloves that read the unique hand movements involved in sign language and turn them into audible speech through an Android app. He calls his gloves Sign-IO. Reflect […]
March 21, 2018 This robot is operated by radio frequency, using an RF transmitter and RF receiver. Radio Waves Versus Sound Waves There are two types of waves: sound waves and radio waves. Sound waves need a median to propagate while radio waves are independent of a median. That’s why space shuttles and rovers […]
Students in the USA want to share what they are doing with the Republic of Cabo Verde. We want to work from a distance to help make this world a better place. How can we have a science fair from a distance? Here is our photo essay of our last science fair.
Would you consider showcasing your robot online? You can participate with us from a distance. We have room for you in our new online showcase. If you would like to participate in person we can make that happen. There is no charge to participate. We love robots and we want to share […]
Who wants to build a Mars Rover? University Rover Challenge 2019 – Requirements and Guidelines The Mars Society’s University Rover Challenge challenges students to build remotely operated rovers that can accomplish a variety of tasks that might one day assist astronauts working on the surface of Mars. Rovers will compete in four missions: 1) […]
Case Study: Xometry Helps UC Irvine Rocket Team Prepare for Spaceshot A young team of rocket engineers builds the most critical component of a rocket, the fuel injector, with high precision CNC Machining at Xometry By Serena Ngoh · March 26, 2019 A fuel injector is the most critical component of any rocket engine because […]
SEMI FINALISTS SELECTED FOR MARS COLONY PRIZE COMPETITION May 24, 2019 Twenty five teams, including entrants from the USA, UK, Japan, Poland, France, Switzerland Sweden, Finland, and Israel have been selected out of a field of 100 competitors as semi-finalists in the Mars Society’s Mars Colony Prize design contest. The Mars Colony Prize design contest […]