Megan Twiss

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Researchers Send Robotic Penguin Babies In To Monitor Real Penguins

As we approach the coming AI singularity, it will be important for the robots to move among us to track us undetected. If this article in Nature Methods is any indication, they will do this by dressing up a small four-wheeled rover as a facsimile of a baby George Clooney and, as paparazzi snap …

STEM-Works - Subjects - Robotics

Articles<p>There is a new robotic dog that can deliver packages! The dog, Spot, maps out the world around him and avoids obstacles!<p>Events<p>Quad-Copters …

NASA Is Studying How to Mine the Moon for Water

There's a lot of water on the moon, and NASA wants to learn how to mine it.<p>Space agency scientists are developing two separate mission concepts to …

It’s time to return to the moon, former NASA division chief says

<i>Part one in an exclusive, five-part series exploring how America could once again put men on the moon.</i><p>Close your eyes. You see that shimmering, veiny darkness that most people see, right? Not me. I see the moon.<p>It’s the closest otherworldly body to us, making it the least challenging to explore of …

System: The Rocky 8 Rover

The Rocky 8 Rover<p>Fig. 1: The Rocky 8 rover.<p>The Rocky 8 rover is a research vehicle that is used to develop, integrate, and demonstrate advanced …

Space Science