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Drones & Aerial Robotics Conference (DARC) Oct. 11-13, New York

The Drones and Aerial Robotics Conference (DARC) is happening next month: droneconference.org Will be

Drones & Aerial Robotics Conference (DARC) Oct. 11-13, New York

Anyone going to be in NYC in October? NYU is putting on a conference on drones and aerial robotics (DARC) https://droneconference.org/

 

NASA Centennial Challenge to locate and return samples to a starting platform.
Using a
These three robots built on a Wild Thumper 6WD (75:1) chassis were an entry in the 2013 NASA Sample Return Robot Centennial Challenge. Twelve teams originally … Read more

Robots in space.. and no Windows!

Ha, I just read this article, and thought I'd share:

http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/155392-international-space-station-switches-from-windows-to-linux-for-improved-reliability

Apart from the fun no-more-windows-part, I think the robot part is quite interesting - some new challenges there, zero gravity.. Hmm .. hard to test at home :)

Challenge.gov

Has anybody checked out this challenge.gov site?