Category Archives: Robot Projects

Roombots: Self-reconfigurable modular robots for adaptive and assistive furniture

article with more info can be found at IEEE Spectrum

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Robotics Curriculum

Siemens Curriculum on Robotic Mechanisms and  Mechanical Design: http://www.robotmechanisms.com/

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Barbie’s latest career path is robotics engineering

From: https://www.engadget.com/2018/06/26/mattel-barbie-robotics-engineer/ Earlier this year, Mattel announced that it was partnering with Tynker to bring Barbie-themed coding lessons to young kids. As of today, six free coding experiences are now available as is a new STEM-themed doll — Robotics Engineer … Continue reading

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Makers’ Guide to Boards

Looking for the perfect micro controller board for a project? CLICK HERE for a handy guide done by make magazine that lets you search for the perfect board!

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Robot Loading and Loading a Tractor Trailer

I am posting this more to remember this for future FIRST Robotics Competition Seasons. Once in a while we have to stack boxes, crates excreta and this is a wonderful method to do it:

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Teachers Try Science

Here is a neat page with lesson plans to teach Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). It is done by IBM and it is call TEACHERSTRYSCIENCE.ORG

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Neat way to learn Robotics

From: https://www.roboterra.com/ Origin™ Robotics Kit & CastleRock Looking for a fun and easy way to introduce STEM in your classroom? Our Origin Robotics Kit enables anyone to build real robots and program them. The kit includes metal parts, servos, LEDs … Continue reading

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Orpheus – The Saddest Music Machine

Saw this little guy on ThinkGeek and had to show it here: Click on link above to order….. He even has his own video:

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How to Make Hydraulic Powered Robotic Arm from Cardboard – NTD Inspired

Instructions can be found at: http://mb.ntd.tv/inspired/diy/make-hydraulic-powered-robotic-arm-cardboard.html

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AI on 60 Minutes

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